Posts tagged "Jon Jones"

Jones Retains Belt Against Gustafsson In Firecracker at UFC 165

Quite possibly one of the greatest fights in UFC history occurred in Toronto tonight as headliner champ Jon Jones successfully defended his belt against contender Alexander Gustafsson in a close and controversial fight at UFC 165. It was a battle barely inched by from the champion Jones as the ‘Swede’ poured the upper cuts and...
Is Jon Jones Two Wins Away From Greatness?

Is Jon Jones Two Wins Away From Greatness?

UFC’s Light heavyweight champ Jon Jones tweeted this controversial tweet below Is it true though? For a fighter who has continuously defeated champion after champion, and cleared out the hardest division in the UFC. Defeating the likes of Shogun Rua, Rampage Jackson, Rashad Evans,  Lyoto Machida, even contenders such as: Brandon Vera,  Stephan Bonnar, & at the time undefeated...

UFC 152 Jones Brought The Pain!

Light-heavyweight champion successfully defended his title for the fourth consecutive time after submitting challenger Vitor Belfort in the fourth round in Toronto at UFC152. In the first round Vitor almost ended the fight qucikly after Belfort locked on an armbar and appeared to have Jones’ arm hyper-extended. “He got that armbar in every way, shape and form,” Jones...

As the World Turns, in the UFC!!!

On Thursday, the announcement of Dan Henderson’s (6-2 UFC) knee injury (MCL tear), set into motion one of the busiest news days in the history of MMA. When the announcement of Henderson’s knee injury was announced, UFC president Dana White immediately went scrambling for a replacement for light-heavyweight champ John “Bones” Jones (10-1 UFC) to...

Jon Jones and the COMPETITION dilemma. [EDITORIAL.]

This Monday UFC President Dana White announced that UFC on FOX 4 headliners Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (20-6 MMA, 4-4 UFC) and Brandon Vera (12-5 MMA, 8-5 UFC) will be competing for a shot at the light-heavyweight title. Current title holder Jon Jones has already defeated both opponents via TKO. Dedicated fans of the UFC tweeted,...

Jones Dismantles Evans at UFC 145.

The long and brewing match between Jon”Bones” Jones and his ex-training partner Rashad “Suga” Evans, was yet another display of sheer dominance, by the young “phenom”. Jon Jones retained his championship belt tonight by fending off his biggest threat since attaining the title, Rashad Evans. Jones delivered fatal elbows, and punishing head kicks for five rounds,...