On August 2nd, we wrote about the epic tale that led up to Jon Jones victory over Daniel Cormier to win back the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Well, it appears the story is now even longer. Here’s the timeline so far: 2014 – Cormier was scheduled to fight Jones, then the light heavyweight champ, but the bout […]
The road back has been a long one for Jon ‘Bones’ Jones, but he’s finally reclaimed the UFC’s Light Heavyweight Champion. Jones picked up the belt at UFC 214 defeating Daniel Cormier. Jones and Cormier have a long history. They had to reschedule their first fight in 2014 after Jones injured his leg. Jones then tested positive for “cocaine […]
With just under three month left on his suspension, Jon “Bones” Jones is in the headlines again. Nine months after their bout was being dropped from the UFC 200 card, it looks like Jones will most likely face Daniel Cormier for the Light Heavyweight title. In July of 2016, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) suspended Jones from […]
As many people may have already heard, Swedish Light Heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson has earned the next title shot against champion Daniel Cormier. The former Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix champion defeated Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 for the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight belt.