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  1. Alexander Gustafsson 'Feels Sorry' for Jon Jones, Hopes He ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | MMA Weekly

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was once on top of the world. He was the youngest fighter to win a UFC belt when he captured the 205-pound title at UFC 128 in March 2011.

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  2. Rafael dos Anjos: By The NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Sherdog

    While Rafael dos Anjos lacks the flash of an Anthony Pettis , the charisma of a Conor McGregor or the overwhelming physical tools of a Jon Jones , his results speak for themselves; and they tell the tale of one of this generation's most accomplished fighters. Dos Anjos will collide with Robbie Lawler in the UFC on Fox 26 main event this Saturday at Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, as the Ultimate Fighting Championship touches down on Canadian soil for the third and final time in 2018.

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  3. If Gustafsson isn't ready, Glover Teixeira wants next title shot with UFC Winnipeg winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    ... that would mark his second crack at UFC gold. The Brazilian lost a lopsided title fight against longtime champ Jon Jones at UFC 172 in April 2014. Since that fight, Jones has been in a world of trouble outside the cage. He tested positive for ...

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  4. Jackson/Wink have lost 17 in a row, what happened to this once great camp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    The Albuquerque fight camp that once set the standard for peerless fight strategies, superior cardio, and good hard training that saw fighters the world over make the pilgrimage to Albuquerque to get world class training has dropped their last 18 UFC fights including last nights main event loss by Cub Swanson at the hands of Brian Ortega. The list does not include the N/C by Jon Jones or the draw by Lando Vanata, but the lost is as follows: 1.Cowboy x2 2.Michelle Waterson x2, 3. Anthony Hamilton 2x 4.Diego Sanchez 5. Allistar Overeem 6. John Dodson 7. Ray Borg 8. Marcin Tybura 9. Chase Sherman 10. Damian Stasiak 11. Jodi Esquibel 12. Johny Hendricks 13. Tom Duquesnoy 14. Mitch Clark 15. Jack Marshman 16. Cub Swanson 17. Tyson Pedro.

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  5. Alexander Gustafsson says Jon Jones is the real UFC light heavyweight championRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    Alexander Gustafsson holds a unique place in the 205-pound division as the only fighter to have competed against both Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier . He took each man to the limit, nearly defeating them both but suffering decision losses that were controversial at the time.

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  6. Alexander Gustafsson stills wants rematch with 'real champion' Jon JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    Alexander Gustafsson underlined that he wants the next pop at the winner of Daniel Cormier versus Volkan Oezdemir on the latest episode of The MMA Hour, but he still has a bone to pick with controversial former champion and Jon Jones . The perennial light heavyweight contender claimed he was surprised at all when he heard that Jones failed a drug test in the wake of his victory over Cormier at UFC 219 , which was later overturned to a no contest.

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  7. Daniel Cormier needs to get 'stench' off him at UFC 220 after Jon ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    Daniel Cormier needs to get 'stench' off him at UFC 220 after Jon Jones fiasco: 'It's almost like I got pissed on by a skunk' After being scheduled to defend his light heavyweight title against Volkan Oezdemir on Jan. 20 at UFC 220 , Cormier's plans nearly hit a snag through no fault of Cormier's own when Oezdemir was arrested last month for allegedly knocking out an individual in a Florida bar room brawl. The situation was all too familiar for "DC," a champion who's rivalry with Jon Jones was infamously derailed multiple times due to Jones' many indiscretions.

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  8. Alexander Gustaffson: Jon Jones is the real UFC light heavyweight...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | MMA Mania

    After Jon Jones failed yet another drug test following his victory over Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 this past summer, "Bones" was stripped of his Light Heavyweight title, which was subsequently returned to Daniel Cormier. Still, there are those who feel Jones is the "real" Ultimate Fighting Championship 205-pound king, including Alexander Gustafsson.

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  9. Volkan Oezdemir not surprised he's fighting Daniel Cormier at UFC 220 despite arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    After three straight wins in the Octagon, Oezdemir was clearly next in line for a crack at light heavyweight gold, especially after Daniel Cormier was reinstated as champion when Jon Jones failed a drug test. All as the underdog, Oezdemir defeated Ovince Saint Preux , Misha Cirkunov , and Jimi Manuwa within seven months - and two of those fights ended less than two minutes in.

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  10. Volkan Oezdemir likes 'jokes' with Daniel Cormier now, but promises no respect given at UFC 220Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    ... (19-1, 1 NC) is obviously a different animal. He's held the UFC 205 -pound title since 2015. Though he lost to Jon Jones at UFC 214 over the summer, Cormier was given the belt back after Jones tested positive for a steroid in a fight night drug ...

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  11. Volkan Oezdemir believes he can withstand Daniel Cormier's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | MMA Mania

    ... his knockout power, the 28-year-old Swede has never faced an opponent quite like "DC." Cormier has only lost to Jon Jones throughout his entire professional fighting career and sports one of the best ground games mixed martial arts (MMA) has ever ...

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  12. Georges St-Pierre vacating title might be the holiday gift UFC needs to restore orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... star problem was the biggest cause of UFC's issues as McGregor, Nate Diaz and Ronda Rousey sat idle, Jon Jones exited one suspension for drug test failure only to fail another one and Cody Garbrandt endured injury and defeat. Even heavyweight ...

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  13. Francis Ngannou: I'm stronger than Brock Lesnar, would be 'easy' fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | MMA Mania

    Earlier this year, there was some talk of former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar making his way back to the Octagon, after an unexpected call out from ex-light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones. If Lesnar is still interested in making his return to mixed martial arts , division No.

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  14. UFC is facing its most important contract negotiationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    ... stars. Conor McGregor was a phenomenon as a draw, and Ronda Rousey wasn't far behind. While not as big a draw, Jon Jones was just entering his prime, could draw big with the right opponent, and was viewed by many as the greatest fighter in history. ...

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  15. Woodley: I'll come up to 185 for St-Pierre since 'he's not fighting me at my weight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    ... pound-for-pound the best fighter in the world," Woodley said. "That's Demetrious Johnson 's spot right now. When Jon Jones gets his act together, I think him and DJ would be fighting for that position for a very long time." "My goal is to be the ...

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  16. Undisputed: Max Holloway defends UFC title against Jose Aldo with TKO victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | KFVE-TV Honolulu

    Max Holloway said he would take out the UFC's featherweight division, and he's a man on of his word after defeating former champion Jose Aldo Saturday night in the third round of UFC 218's main event via TKO in Detroit. With the win, Holloway recorded his 12th straight victory, the fifth longest win streak in UFC history just behind Jon Jones, who has 13. All Holloway, all the time.

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  17. UFC 218 in Tweets: Pros react to Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo, Francis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    ... brudda. Aldo showed he's still a beast, that's the best he's ever looked IMO. #UFC218 Guess the talk about Jon Jones moving up to heavyweight will not be a hot topic if he makes it back to the octagon with #FrancisNgannou . #UFC128 Cejudo has ...

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  18. Fightweets: Conor McGregor's dangerous pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    ... to all but his blindest defenders. As the stories of fighters at their peak from Mike Tyson to Quinton Jackson to Jon Jones attest, the point of no return usually involves an innocent person getting hurt. We're not there. Yet. If I was UFC president ...

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  19. Motivation never a problem for UFC's HollowayRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... losing to Conor McGregor in December 2015. Holloway's 11-fight win streak has been topped only by Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, Demetrious Johnson and Georges St-Pierre. A win over Aldo would tie Holloway with GSP and bring him four wins away from ...

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  20. TUF 26 Finale in Tweets: Pros react to Nicco Montano winning the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    ... winning that 29-28. Great job to both men. I'm a fan @SugaSeanMMA U guys can call me whatever u want all night. Jon Jones , Alexander Gustafsson , anything. I apologize @LaurenMurphyMMA I am so sorry!!! Emotional post fight speech by, Lauren Murphy. ...

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