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  1. Daniel Cormier out of UFC 206 light-heavyweight title fight with Anthony Johnson due to injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Mirror.co.uk

    The UFC light-heavyweight champion has suffered an injury and will not be able to defend his belt on December 10 in Ontario, Canada. It is the second time in his last three scheduled bouts that Cormier has had to cancel due to injury, pulling out of his scheduled UFC 197 rematch with Jon Jones in April last year due to a knee problem.

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  2. Report: Daniel Cormier out of UFC 206 title fight with Anthony JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | CBS Sports

    ... year that Cormier has had to back out of a fight because of an injury in training camp. He was expected to fight Jon Jones in Jones' return to the octagon in April. Instead, Jones took on Ovince Saint Preux and won the interim light heavyweight ...

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  3. Daniel Cormier Out of UFC 206 Main EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | MMA Weekly

    ... they'll be able to keep Johnson on the card or not, as the options for a new opponent are scarce. Former champion Jon Jones is under suspension and Johnson has recently knocked out the other top 5 light heavyweights. If Johnson is to remain on the ...

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  4. TeepToTheJohnson - Poll: Can Rumble beat DC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | BloodyElbow

    ... for such an elite wrestler than he should have been. He beat the crap out of Gus, who'd given both DC and Jon Jones their hardest fights, but now he's once again facing an iron chinned Cormier who took it from the HW before moving down to 205. I ...

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  5. Top Rank take issue with NAC assigning Adalaide Byrd to judge Lomachenko-WaltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | BloodyElbow

    Having concern over the athletic commissions' appointments of judges and referees is nothing new in combat sports. From an MMA perspective, Jon Jones wasn't too keen on John McCarthy reffing his UFC 200 rematch with Daniel Cormier, but the Nevada Athletic Commission appointed him anyway .

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  6. Giving thanks to the many wonderful things going on in MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | MMAFighting.com

    ... who ingest tainted supplements unknowingly), making the road to fight night that much more of a mountain pass. Jon Jones is suspended again, and he's turned into a whatever metaphor you like. Personally, I see his suspension like a high wire between ...

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  7. An MMA Thanksgiving: 2016 All-Turkey TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Sherdog

    ... at times a menace to society and a drag on those around him. Sherdog columnist Andreas Hale was right to ask, "Is Jon Jones the Biggest Waste of Talent in Pro Sports?" While that question cannot be answered yet, Jones certainly seems more inclined ...

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  8. There are problems with USADA's Q&A on Lyoto MachidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | BloodyElbow

    ... Lyoto Machida they would seek the harsher penalty if he chose to go to arbitration. This is important, because at Jon Jones' arbitration hearing, the panel specifically declined to even consider a penalty longer than one year because USADA hadn't ...

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  9. CM Punk Believes He Will Get Another Chance in UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Daily DDT

    ... of heart from Dana White following his statements after Punk's debut. With Conor McGregor taking time off and the Jon Jones suspension, White may be motivated to give him another shot. The ppv buys for UFC 203 exceeded expectations and much of that ...

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  10. Click Debate: Where do two UFC titles land Conor McGregor on the pound-for-pound list?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | MMAFighting.com

    Let's get this out of the way first: Jon Jones is still the best pound-for-pound fighter on the planet. There's no way around this.

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  11. UFC Fight Night 100 results: Ryan Bader rolls over Antonio Rogerio NogueiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | MMAFighting.com

    ... last bout of his UFC contract, has won two straight and seven of eight. His 15 UFC wins place him just one behind Jon Jones for most at light heavyweight in the modern era. "I started kind of slow a little bit, it took a couple rounds to get going," ...

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  12. Invicta, WEC and The UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | BloodyElbow

    ... would go into the educated bracket of MMA fandom, is less than you think. I don't know how many times i discussed Jon Jones or Conor with someone, but as soon as i mention someone like Benavidez or Lamas, they look at me like i'm talking about ...

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  13. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira's gameplan against Ryan Bader? Be the attackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | MMAFighting.com

    ... said during a recent media day. "He's the No. 4 in the division, beat some of the best, and only lost to guys like Jon Jones and Anthony Johnson , who are the Nos. 1 and No. 2 of the division today. He's well ranked, and this win over him puts me in ...

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  14. Chael Sonnen -- I Got Jon Jones Fighting Again ... And He Might LoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | TMZ.com

    Good news? Jones is returning to the mat as part of Chael's Submission Underground event next month ... an all-grappling combat contest Jones is actually allowed to compete in, despite his yearlong drug suspension . Bad news? Jon is up against his old UFC foe -- and former Olympic wrestler -- Dan Henderson ... which according to Sonnen could mean Jones seriously gets embarrassed in the all-grappling format.

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  15. Should we see a dual weight champ at the heavier weight classes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | BloodyElbow

    The higher weight classes are usually the bread and butter of combat sports with pretty much gauranteed knockouts and slug fests from the big men of fighting back in the day. The UFC's 205 and heavyweight division have kind of stopped and started in recent years.

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  16. UFC's White says his 'fight factory' can endure McGregor layoff, cloudy Rousey futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | ArcaMax Publishing

    Conor McGregor appears headed to an extended layoff awaiting the birth of his first child, due in May. Ronda Rousey has said her fight clock is ticking to zero. And former light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is sidelined until July for a doping case.

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  17. Op-Ed: Lyoto Machida's 18 month suspension is unfair and disproportionateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | BloodyElbow

    ... it. It seems pretty clear Person #2 should get the lesser punishment, right? Well as you probably know, guy one is Jon Jones and guy two is Lyoto Machida. Jon Jones received a 12-month suspension for his USADA violation - which, I might add, I felt ...

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  18. UFC's Dana White says his 'fight factory' can endure McGregor layoff, cloudy Rousey futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... child, due in May. Ronda Rousey has said her fight clock is ticking to zero. And former light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is sidelined until July for a doping case. Yet, in his office, surrounded by millions of dollars' worth of art that might ...

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  19. WWE: Why the UFC Needs Vince McMahon's Company to ThriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Daily DDT

    ... However, the most notable and marketable talents have fallen on either bad luck or tougher times. Names such as Jon Jones, represented the sport and were hugely popular with. They were the undefeated champions of the world, but now they are hardly ...

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  20. Jon Jones on Dana White's main event comments: 'I'm sure he didn't mean it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | MMAFighting.com

    Last week, in the midst of the festivities surrounding UFC 205 in New York, UFC president Dana White told Jim Rome at a Sirius XM town hall that he "would never take the risk of headlining a show with Jon Jones again." The comments came just days after arbitrators handed Jones the worst possible penalty, a one-year suspension, for his failed drug test ahead of UFC 200 , and White explained that he simply wouldn't trust Jones to main-event a card until Jones "consistently gets back on track."

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