UFC 159: Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen full fight video highlights


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

<A data-cke-saved-href=”http://msn.foxsports.com/video?videoid=e1a8ce0a-3718-4480-b952-a3ec61f6e2c5&src=v5:embed:syndication:&from=shareembed-syndication”; href=”http://msn.foxsports.com/video?videoid=e1a8ce0a-3718-4480-b952-a3ec61f6e2c5&src=v5:embed:syndication:&from=shareembed-syndication”; target=”_new” title=”UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen”>Video: UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen</A>

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones (18-1 MMA, 12-1 UFC) once again put his name in the UFC’s record books, and he survived a gruesome injury to do it.

Jones earned a first-round TKO over Chael Sonnen (27-13-1 MMA, 6-6 UFC) in the headlining bout aired of Saturday’s UFC 159 pay-per-view event at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

Jones assaulted Sonnen from the opening bell, repeatedly taking him to the floor and smashing him with his trademark ground-and-pound assault. Jones dominated the fight from start to finish, but afterward he discovered that he dodged a very dangerous bullet: the champ snapped his big toe, exposing the bone through the wound. The injury wasn’t discovered until the fight was halted, and Jones retained his title, tying Tito Ortiz for the most consecutive defenses of the UFC’s light-heavyweight title at five.

Check out all the highlights above.

And for complete coverage of UFC 159, stay tuned to the UFC Events section of the site.

view original article >>

Related News

  • 25 days ago
  • 344 views

Two top featherweights riding high on win streaks of five and three, respectively, will square off in the main event of tonight's (Sat., June 28, 2014) UFC Fight Night 44 event at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas, live on Fox Sports 1, as Cub Swanson battles Jeremy Stephens. That title shot is getting closer. more

  • 25 days ago
  • 115 views

Watch highlights of Cub Swanson defeating Jeremy Stephens in the main event of UFC Fight Night 44 last night (Sat., June 28, 2014) at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. more

  • 19 days ago
  • 35 views

Chris Weidman will finally defend his middleweight title against a man not named Anderson Silva when he puts the 185-pound strap on the line against Lyoto Machida in the main event of tonight's (Sat., July 5, 2014) UFC 175 pay-per-view (PPV) from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. more

  • 19 days ago
  • 90 views

In the co-main event of tonight's (Sat., July 5, 2014) UFC 175: "Weidman vs. Machida" pay-per-view (PPV) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, Ronda Rousey defends her bantamweight championship against the latest toughest challenge to date, Alexis Davis. more

  • 18 days ago
  • 221 views

Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida at UFC 175 last night (July 5, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada, may have been the best fight of the year and you can watch the highlights of it right here. more

  • 18 days ago
  • 204 views

LAS VEGAS – In a thrilling five-round battle, Chris Weidman took another step in his evolution as champion on Saturday. Check out the video highlights inside.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more

  • 11 days ago
  • 551 views

After riding the pine for several months due to a bum knee, Conor McGregor will (finally) return to the Octagon in front of his hometown fans against The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 14 champion Diego Brandao in the featherweight main event of UFC Fight Night 46 (see the full fight card here), which takes place at The O2 in Dublin, Ireland, on July 19, 2014. Check out the video promo above -- we're just over a week away! Early predictions? more

  • 5 days ago
  • 797 views

The powers that be at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) are hoping Conor McGregor can become a big star. The push for him is underway with his headlining today's (Sat., July 19, 2014) UFC Fight Night 46 event against Diego Brandao in Dublin, Ireland, his home country. more

  • 26 days ago
  • 85 views

Nate Marquardt vs. James Te Huna is your UFC Fight Night 43 main event tomorrow (June 28, 2014) in Auckland, New Zealand, and both fighters are attempting to find new life at 185-pounds. Here's what they had to say about the pending showdown. more