Ex-BodogFIGHT champ, UFC vet Nick Thompson calls it quits on MMA career


(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.
From Around the Web

Related News

  • 12 days ago
  • 23 views

After several months of weighing his options, middleweight Cung Le has decided to hang up his MMA gloves.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 4 views

Jon Jones believes he already has the toughest resume in MMA history, and in 2015, you won't be able to argue that he isn't the greatest of all time. UFC 182 ended with Jon Jones getting his hand rai read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 16 views

MMA Kingpin is a funny responsibility. It's an entirely fictional position, sure. But it's one with no small level of import. Filled by a single fighter at a time, it's the man with the combination o read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 218 views

From sympathy to outrage to glee, UFC and other MMA fighters had a variety reactions to today’s news that UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones failed a drug test.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 21 days ago
  • 33 views

A long list of companies might stop sponsoring UFC fighters after the Reebok deal is effective in July, and that could benefit fighters from other promotions. Patricio Freire, Bellator’s featherweigh read news >>

  • 21 days ago
  • 0 views

Robbie Lawler discusses is monumental career resurgence that saw him go from struggling middleweight in the regional circuit, to UFC welterweight champion in 2 years. read news >>

  • 15 days ago
  • 2 views

Swedish middleweight Mats Nilsson has elected to call it a career at 31 years old. read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 61 views

Dave Herman, a former UFC and Bellator MMA fighter who most recently competed for Titan FC, was arrested early Monday morning in Indiana after leading police on a chase.Filed under: Bellator, News, U read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 2 views

Storied grappler Dean Lister returns for his first MMA bout in three years, surging middleweight talent Sam Oropeza stakes his claim for a spot in the UFC in a big way, former Bellator contender Karl read news >>