Tag: Jon Jones

Morning Report: Cain Velasquez: Jon Jones would be a great challenge but I think I can beat him

By Jed Meshew@JedKMeshew MMAfighting.com The last time Cain Velasquez stepped in the cage was July 2016 when he destroyed Travis Browneat UFC 200. Since then, Velasquez has been sidelined with numerous injuries, to the point that fans questioned if he would ever return. But on Sunday, the former two-time UFC heavyweight champion will return to […]

Morning Report: Daniel Cormier discusses being ranked ahead of Jon Jones, possibly putting off retirement

For most of his UFC career, Daniel Cormier has played second fiddle to Jon Jones. Jones defeated Cormier when they first fought for the light heavyweight title, and Cormier’s reign as light heavyweight champion was always seen as lesser because he didn’t win the belt, only claiming the title while Jones was shooting […]

Sonnen: Jon Jones assisting USADA isn’t true, only used ‘loophole’ to shorten suspension

By Anton Tabuena@antontabuena Bloodyelbow.com Chael Sonnen recently discussed Jon Jones’ latest positive VADA test, and the whole controversy about how he is still eligible to continue fighting. In the middle of all of that, the UFC veteran made some interesting claims about his former opponent in Jones. “If anyone ever gets flagged […]

Matt Brown disgusted by Jon Jones’ positive VADA test: Why are we in this gray area?

By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez Bloodyelbow.com UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may have rendered a positive post-fight drug test after UFC 232, but he will not be sanctioned, per the California State Athletic Commission. This had left a bad taste in people’s mouths, one of them being UFC welterweight contender Matt […]