Jon Jones UFC 87Despite fighting his way out of a fully extended Vitor Belfort armbar at UFC 152, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones knows he’s still got some work to do.

Whether he’s regarded as one of the top fighters on the planet or not, Jones – hoping against hope that there is no nerve damage in his arm – doesn’t want to find himself in that situation again and knows what he has to do to try and avoid it.

“I think it was a good performance, but there was definitely a lot of room to improve,” said the champ after the fight. “I just gotta get more comfortable in the Octagon. I worked so hard on my stand-up and so hard on my wrestling, I definitely need to embrace jiu-jitsu more.”

Jones talked about this and a whole lot more in his UFC 152 post-fight comments. Check it out…

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Jon Jones Goes Deep in First Interview Since UFC Reinstatement (Video)

  • 3 days ago

Jon Jones has finally broken his media silence, going deep in his first extended interview since the UFC reinstated him following a hit-and-run accident in April. read news >>

Ronda Rousey 'Willing to Die' in Octagon as Holly Holm Hails Jon Jones Influence

  • 23 days ago

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has revealed she was willing to die in the Octagon to win a previous bout, as her lucrative showdown with Holly Holm at UFC 193 edges ever closer. Rousey has bl read news >>

UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm Extended Video Preview

  • 24 days ago

UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey faces perhaps her toughest challenge to date when she defends her title against Holly Holm at UFC 193. read news >>

Vitor Belfort Video: Defends Controversial UFC 152 Drug Tests, Talks Dan Henderson

  • 26 days ago

Vitor Belfort discusses the controversial drug tests surrounding UFC 152, his upcoming trilogy bout with Dan Henderson, and his recent meeting with Dr. Ben Carson. read news >>

UFC: Jon Jones Needles Daniel Cormier over New Mexico Confrontation

  • 26 days ago

Barely one week after his UFC reinstatement, Jon Jones is pulling out all the stops to irritate Daniel Cormier. Jones took to Twitter over the weekend to needle his nemesis in the context of a new ca read news >>

Jon Jones follows up on Daniel Cormier Twitter challenge: 'You on your way p-ssy?'

  • 27 days ago

It looks like now that Jon Jones is back, he’s really back, using some vulgar language in following up on yesterday’s Twitter spat with Daniel Cormier.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Jon Jones Continues to Poke and Prod Daniel Cormier

  • 27 days ago

Never one to leave well enough alone, former champ Jon Jones continued to poke and prod current UFC champion Daniel Cormier on Saturday. read news >>

Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier 2 Happened on Friday… on Twitter

  • 27 days ago

Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier 2 went down Friday afternoon, sort of, on Twitter. read news >>

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier ready to fight in Oklahoma, New Mexico, wherever

  • 27 days ago

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are at it again. This time, the two men are engaging in a war of words through Twitter.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Video: Is Ronda Rousey's next career in boxing? Or jiu-jitsu? Or the WWE?

  • 28 days ago

Ronda Rousey’s crossover appeal is bordering on the ridiculous at this point – in a great way for her and MMA. But down the road, she has her sights set on winning a boxing title, too. Filed under: F read news >>