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Daniel Cormier: UFC Tonight gig will help me beat Jon Jones

Daniel Cormier always wanted a chance to be on TV. Even from his days as a two-time Olympian wrestler, Cormier had the gift of gab. He could break down and analyze matches like few could in his sport.  He was charismatic and well spoken during interviews.  He knew how to place his opinion, back it up with fact and never looked nervous at all. When Cormier finally made it to the...
Via Fox Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey to face Cat Zingano at UFC 182

UFC 182, featuring arguably the most anticipated light heavyweight showdown in octagon history between champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, just got a whole lot more awesome. On this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight,” UFC president Dana White confirmed reigning bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey (pictured) will put her strap up for grabs against Cat Zingano in the show’s co...
Via 5thRound.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones leaked Snapchat video shows him exposing himself

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones appears to be the latest celebrity athlete burned by a leak. A website called Bordering on Hubris posted video Monday of Jones exposing himself in a brief Snapchat video. Snapchat is a message sharing app that allows users to share messages with a timer, after which the message is...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Jon Jones exposes himself on Snapchat

In the wake of the multiple hacks on athletes’ and celebrities’ privacy, it seemed only a matter of time before someone in the MMA world was exposed in some way. Only a week ago, a hacker claimed to have private nude photos of Miesha Tate he was willing to release for a hefty sum, and today Bordering on Hubris obtained a private snapchat of UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon...
Via Fight Hub TV
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Fighter Profile: Jon Jones

In an effort to help familiarize our readers with the sport of mixed martial arts, and the UFC in general, we are going to continue our weekly segment, “Fighter Profile.” Over the next eight weeks we will be profiling the 8 champions in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. This week, champion #3. Light Heavyweight Champion: Jon [&hellip No visits yet The post Fighter Profile...
Via No Coast Bias
8 days ago  |  Discuss

'Burnt out' before Jones fight, Teixeira staying home for Davis training camp

Glover Teixeira isn't going to dilute himself. He understood he had to make changes following a unanimous decision loss to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 172 in April. Teixeira admits that Jones beat him at his best and won't make excuses. But if he's going to make another run at the title, the Brazilian knows he has to alter some of his routines and...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Davis: Daniel Cormier is going to 'beat up' on Jon Jones

No one will ever accuse Phil Davis of being the biggest fan of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Prior to his last loss to Anthony Johnson earlier this year, Davis was doing everything he could to get under Jones' skin to hopefully set up a title bout between the two at some point in the future.  Davis got knocked back a few notches with the defeat, but that doesn'...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 53-54 Aftermath: 5 fighters poised for greatness in 2015

  Timing, Ability, Circumstance, in the MMA world they all mean the same thing.  Nothing is guaranteed in this sport. You can have all of the previously mentioned attributes be in your favor, but a bad game plan or a mid fight injury can change everything.  They can be poised for greatness but that doesn’t guarantee gold belts, just potential.  No fighter is perfect, not...
Via Fight Of The Night
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Nike Terminates Contract With Jon Jones

Nike has terminated their endorsement deal with Jon “Bones” Jones after a fight with Daniel Cormier at a press conference. Nike confirms it has terminated its endorsement deal with @JonnyBones — darren rovell (@darrenrovell) September 24, 2014 UFC fighter Jon Jones says Nike terminated his deal because of a press conference fight. Doubtful it's that alone. — darren rovell...
Via BlackSportsOnline
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier fined for UFC 178 media day brawl, Jones also loses Nike endorsement

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier were both punished today by the Nevada State Athletic commission for their roles in the UFC 178 media day brawl last month. During Jones’ hearing, the champion explained that he had already been punished financially for the brawl, as Nike dropped their endorsement of him and another company...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon ‘Bones’ Jones Fined $50K For Role In Brawl

Tweet LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously to fine UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier for their participation in a brawl on Aug. 4 inside the lobby of the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. Jones, 27, was fined $50,000 and ordered to complete 40 hours of community service. Cormier, 35, was fined $9,000 and ordered to complete 20 hours...
Via Los That Sports Blog
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Fined $50K, Daniel Cormier Docked $9K for Brawl

UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones (pictured) and Daniel Cormier stood before the Nevada State Athletic Commission Tuesday to discuss their impromptu brawl inside the MGM Grand lobby on August 4. The room was packed with media members as the bitter rivals explained and apologized for their unprofessional behavior at the UFC 178 media day. After the commission replayed the rumble...
Via 5thRound.com
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Jones UFC Walkout Music

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Nz3DL6EXtQ    
Via MMA Manifesto
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz arrested twice in 10 months for DUI

UFC superstar Nick Diaz (pictured) was arrested on suspicion of DUI on September 6 at 2:20AM in Lodi, California. According to lodinews.com, the Lodi Police Department also hit Diaz for obstructing a police officer, destruction of evidence and driving with a suspended license. The controversial 31-year-old is expected back in court on September 27 for arraignment. From the looks...
Via 5thRound.com
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan: Jon Jones would be more popular if he was white

Jon Jones isn’t exactly a people’s champion. The 27-year-old is the youngest champion in UFC history, but there are plenty of people who would like to see his run come to an end. Does that have anything to do with the color of Jones’ skin? Joe Rogan believes it does. “I don’t know why Jon […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Alistair Overeem Addresses Dana White Issue On Jon Jones Injury

Alistair Overeem returns to the UFC octagon on Friday night as he battles the returning Ben Rothwell in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 50. “The Reem” has been dealing with some criticism leading up to the fight as UFC president Dana White was placing the blame of Jon Jones’ injured knee and ankle in training for his fight with Daniel Cormier on Overeem. Here is what White...
Via Between The Ropes
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson and Jon Jones boxing and Tyson sets him up for sick uppercut (Video)

Former world heavyweight champion boxer Mike Tyson and current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones saw each other over the weekend and decided to have a little impromptu boxing sparring session. We’ll give you one guess regarding the outcome. Jones posted this great video to his Instagram account and you can see Tyson throw three […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier jabs at Jon Jones with old wrestling picture

Although UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier had their title bout postponed to UFC 182 in January, that does not mean the two men have settled their feud whatsoever. Daniel Cormier is still utilizing social media to take jabs at Jones, hoping to irk the UFC champion along the way. Earlier today, Cormier posted an old high school wrestling photo...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Jon Jones Spars With Mike Tyson

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Via MMA Manifesto
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon “Bones” Jones And Mike Tyson Slap Box (Video)

Jon Jones and Mike Tyson had a playful sparring session. The UFC Lightweight Heavyweight Champion Jon “Bones” Jones had a mini slap boxing session with former boxing heavyweight champion, Mike Tyson. Looks like Iron Mike still has it. [Instagram] The post Jon “Bones” Jones And Mike Tyson Slap Box (Video) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
Via Geeks and Cleats
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Overeem under fire for injuring fighters during training

A training room takedown from Alistair Overeem resulted in Jon Jones injuring his knee last week and his fight with Daniel Cormier being postponed until January, and while Greg Jackson has attempted to downplay the incident, other fighters have now voiced their disapproval at the way ‘The Reem’ conducts himself during fight camp. Resurgent light-heavyweight star Anthony ‘Rumble’...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Champions Invade WWE Summerslam

You always hear UFC fighters say they are WWE fans and vice versa. That was prevalent at Sunday night’s WWE Summerslam from Los Angeles, California. During the show it was revealed that UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was at the show and was even acknowledged as that on the live broadcast. Rousey was at the show with The Four Horsewomen, which also consists of...
Via Between The Ropes
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Jones and Mike Tyson spontaneously spar (Video)

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones and Boxing legend Mike Tyson were among the stars in attendance for last evening’s WWE SummerSlam. After the event concluded, the two men decided to square up and spontaneously spar with one another. Luckily the entire ordeal was caught on tape and shared with the world via Instagram. Check out the “sparring” session below...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Jon Jones & Brock Lesnar Backstage At SummerSlam

UFC star Jon Jones was at SummerSlam, and posted the following on Instagram…
Via WZR Online
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Jones & Mike Tyson Slap Boxing After Summerslam (Video)

Jones looks pretty good after surgery. Tyson’s jab still looks sharp. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Mike Tyson — Slap Boxing Jon Jones … ‘He’ll Kill Me’ – Watch More Celebrity Videos or Subscribe H/T TMZ
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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