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  1. Darkotto23's UFC Rankings Matrix - August 2015Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    ... since he's suspended, but I didn't have time to go back and remove him from the rankings. * Even though #1 Jon Jones is technically not the champion anymore, I still have him ranked as #1 since he was stripped of the title and didn't actually lose ...

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  2. UFC 191: Paige VanZant has two years to become youngest champion everRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    In 2011, Jon Jones became the youngest Ultimate Fighting Championship titleholder ever, thanks to a violent, technical knockout win over Mauricio Rua at UFC 128. "Bones" was just 23 years old.

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  3. As the wins mount, Demetrious Johnson turns his gaze towards Anderson Silva's all-time recordRead the original story

    Yesterday | MMAFighting.com

    ... awesome thing." Johnson isn't the first long-reigning UFC champion to turn his gaze towards Silva's hallowed mark. Jon Jones often spoke openly about surpassing Silva before his light heavyweight title was stripped amid controversy, and even Benson ...

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  4. Ronda Rousey May be the UFC's New Pay-Per-View ChampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | MMA Weekly

    ... draw of 2015 thus far. The mega-promotion behind UFC 189 was good enough for an estimated 825,000 buys, while Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier drew an estimated 800,000 in January. Of course, those are estimates and subject to question, since we don't ...

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  5. Jose Aldo still hasn't watched UFC 189: McGregor vs. MendesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | BloodyElbow

    Jon Jones , Chad Mendes , Daniel Cormier and a host of other fighters have admitted to their obsession of watching tape of opponents. Carefully studying each frame to form a calculated gameplan for fight night.

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  6. Is Jon Jones the UFC's Forgotten King?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | MMA Weekly

    In mixed martial arts, a sport that crowns its divisional kings on the heels of perfected violence and destruction, this law-driven system of order forever rings true. But in a world that recognizes occupants of the throne more than any other warm-blooded warrior in existence, a forgotten king is the most somber soul of all.

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  7. Sonnen: Jones back 'a lot sooner than you think' and 'will be champion again'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BloodyElbow

    'The American Gangster' predicts Jon Jones to return to the UFC soon and believes he'll reclaim the light-heavyweight title. It's been four months since Jon Jones was stripped of the light-heavyweight title and suspended indefinitely by the UFC following an alleged hit and run in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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  8. Exploring the Keys to the UFC's Biggest EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sherdog

    ... There are plenty of other examples. Anderson Silva was a subpar draw, then a decent draw and then a massive draw. Jon Jones became one of UFC's biggest stars but never reached the point where just having his name on the marquee meant a huge ...

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  9. High says NAC is 'getting worse,' should be accountable for Jones' drug test leakRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | BloodyElbow

    ... just as there's standards for fighters." High also made reference to former UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones , who tested positive for cocaine metabolites in a December 2014 out-of-competition drug test. Given that cocaine is not a banned ...

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  10. UFC 151: Jones vs. Henderson - Winners and losersRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | BloodyElbow

    ... 151 was scheduled for September 1st in Las Vegas, headlined by a light heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and Dan Henderson. That never materialized because Hendo pulled out with an injury. Chael Sonnen offered to fight Jones on a ...

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  11. As Rousey & McGregor Post Big Numbers, Jon Jones Still the Missing Piece for UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | BleacherReport

    ... the organization has managed to right the ship with arguably its best fighter on the shelf since January. If Jon Jones is able to disentangle himself from legal troubles in New Mexico and return some time early next year, he could be the final piece ...

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  12. UFC Saskatoon: Greg Jackson (no, not that one) scored 29-28 Erick Silva over Neil MagnyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | BloodyElbow

    Dr. Greg Jackson probably needs a few remedial courses in judging school after he somehow had Erick Silva defeating Neil Magny in Saskatoon this evening. We've almost hit 3 full years to the day since UFC 151 got cancelled and Dana White called famed MMA coach and cornerman Greg Jackson "a sport killer" for advising Jon Jones not to fight Chael Sonnen on a week's notice.

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  13. Alphastein Unborn II: A Tale of Blood and BowsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | BloodyElbow

    ... if we didn't just mix the arts , but the fighters themselves. Imagine a fighter as strong as Yoel Romero, with Jon Jones' reach. Imagine Anthony Pettis' kicks merged with Robbie Lawler's hands. What couldn't you accomplish? Nothing. You'd rule the ...

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  14. UFC 191's Demetrious Johnson's 'ultimate goal' is record-setting 11 UFC title defensesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | MMA Mania

    There have been plenty of greats to etch their names into the Ultimate Fighting Championship's record book such as Anderson Silva and Jon Jones. Now Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson plans to write his name in stone after passing each of the aforementioned legends for most successful title defenses in UFC history.

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  15. Holly Holm brings more to the table than you think against Ronda RouseyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Sporting News

    ... on that aspect of her game with coaches Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn and working alongside the likes of Jon Jones, Carlos Condit and Donald Cerrone. Holm does only have two UFC fights. She hasn't necessarily shown what people have expected from ...

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  16. Jon Jones training video surfacesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | MMA Mania

    Over the last few months, the former Ultimate Fighting Championship Light Heavyweight king made sporadic appearances such as giving back to the children of the Boys & Girls Club in Albuquerque, N.M., and posing for pictures . On Wednesday, "Bones" stepped out of the shadows once more in what was a cameo in teammate -- and UFC Lightweight No.

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  17. Meet Holly Holm, Ronda Rousey's next opponentRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Sporting News

    ... Holm started to contemplate entering the mixed martial arts world. She was already working with MMA fighters like Jon Jones and Carlos Condit at the Jackson-Winkeljohn gym in Albuquerque. After consulting with Winkeljohn and her family, Holm had her ...

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  18. Video of Jon Jones Grappling at Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA gym surfacesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | BloodyElbow

    A second video of Jon Jones has hit the internet since his alleged hit-and-run in April. Last month, 'Bones' was recorded giving a motivational speech to kids at the Boys & Girls Club , and now a new video has surfaced of the former light-heavyweight champ grappling at the new Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA gym in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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  19. Video of Jon Jones Training at the New Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA Gym SurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | BleacherReport

    It's been tough to find Jon Jones over recent months, but the former UFC light heavyweight champion popped up on social media on Wednesday during a YouTube video posted by lightweight contender Donald Cerrone. While the video largely features Cerrone working out with fellow UFC lightweight Paul Felder, Jones can be seen working his grappling game with Kyle Noke after the 10-minute mark.

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  20. UFC Fight Night 74: Standing in St-Pierre's shadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Canada would be the place to pull that off? And this is the same Canada that hosted many iconic UFC matches like Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson, Rory MacDonald vs. Carlos Condit, and Randy Couture's final outing against Lyoto Machida. Yet the ...

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