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  • 9 days ago
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In this case, it seems money might be able to buy love. Not long after Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey announced they had inked deals with Reebok (details here), Anderson Silva revealed he could be the next UFC star to sign with the company. According to MMA Fighting, negotiations are ongoing between "The Spider" and the shoe and sports apparel company for a sponsorship deal. But, after having a very good re read news >>

  • 10 days ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- Anderson Silva could be the latest UFC star to sign a sponsorship deal with Reebok, but he won’t do it just for the money. The former UFC middleweight kingpin, who was sponsored by Nike in the past, told the media during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday that he’s in negotiations with Reebok, who recently signed a deal with the UFC. "We’re in negotiations with them," Silva said, who also announced a deal with Viber during the press conference. "We will s read news >>

  • a month ago
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It looks like "Bones" may be rocking a new shoe line somewhere down the road. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight titleholder, Jon Jones, recently revealed that Nike had terminated their sponsorship agreement on the heels of his ugly brawl against bitter rival, Daniel Cormier. See it again here. Aside from losing out on some major coin from the blue-chip sponsor, "Bones" can no longer be known as a "Nike athlete," a title most major sports stars long to have. Nevertheless, it read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones appears to be in talks with Reebok to form a new sponsorship deal following the loss of his Nike contract. After losing a lucrative deal with Nike in the fallout of the now-infamous UFC 178 media day brawl several months ago, it appears that Jon Jones is already in talks to secure another promising sponsorship. MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani revealed on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight that Jon Jones' management team is currently in negotiation with Re read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, who squandered a landmark endorsement deal with Nike earlier this year, is now in negotiations with Reebok for a new partnership. That's according to broadcaster Ariel Helwani, who reported the news Wednesday on UFC Tonight (h/t MMAFighting). Jones and his management also are in talks with several other potential sponsors, Helwani reported, though Reebok is the team's top target. In 2012, Jones hooked up with Nike for a multi-year sponsorship agreement w read news >>

  • a month ago
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In the fallout of his brawl with Daniel Cormier at the MGM Grand in early August, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones lost his Nike sponsorship deal. Jones admitted as much during a disciplinary hearing with the Nevada Athletic Commission in late September. But it looks like Jones may end up landing on his feet again. As reported on UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani, "Bones" and his management team are in talks to form a sponsorship partner in Reebok. The report also said that he's in talks with read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Out with one shoe company, in with another? Is Nike getting out of the mixed martial arts (MMA) business? Not only did the Fortune 500 company drop the pound-for-pound best fighter on the planet, Jon Jones (details), but it has also parted ways with consensus greatest MMA fighter of all time, Anderson Silva. Combate via (MMA Fighting) got the word straight from the horse's mouth: "I was always a Nike fan, I like the brand. The company gave me an opportunity to fulfill a dream. Thanks to Ronaldo read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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After Jon Jones declared that his Nike endorsement deal was terminated because of his brawl with fellow UFC fighter Daniel Cormier, the prominent corporation confirmed it is no longer backing the MMA star.Darren Rovell of ESPN reported Tuesday that Jones was indeed no longer endorsed by Nike, and also analyzed the potential reasoning behind the decision:The brawl between Jones and Cormier occurred Aug. 4 in a promotional press conference for UFC 178 at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. As r read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Jon Jones got a $50,000 fine for his scuffle with Daniel Cormier. But it looks like his loss of an endorsement deal with Nike is what’s really bugging him. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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It appears that Jon Jones is taking devastating financial news in stride, posting a Vine from his Las Vegas, Nevada, hotel room shortly after the Light Heavyweight champion informed Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) that his unsanctioned brawl (watch it here) with Daniel Cormier at a UFC 178 promotional event cost him the most coveted sponsor in sports, Nike. NSAC was not impressed, fining "Bones" $50,000 and sentencing him to 40 hours of community service (more on that here). The good new read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Never one not to seize a trolling opportunity, Jones released a video showing his reaction to the loss of his Nike deal. Safe to say, Jones looks utterly devastated by the loss of his Nike shoe deal here. It's never easy to have one's dirty laundry aired out in public, as Jones was forced to admit to the NSAC today that his brawl with Daniel Cormier cost him his Nike sponsorship and another deal reportedly worth over "six figures." The following video captures that air of a fighter facing up to read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Jon Jones dropped a bit of a bombshell at today’s NSAC hearing: His role in an infamous August brawl with Daniel Cormier has cost him a “six-figure” sponsorship with Nike. Check out how he mourned it.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Jon Jones informed the Nevada State Athletic Commission that he lost his Nike endorsement following his brawl with Daniel Cormier. It appears that Jon Jones had already faced some financial repercussion ahead of his scheduled appearance in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The UFC light-heavyweight champion informed the NSAC that he had "already been punished" for the UFC 178 media day brawl and has lost several current/potential deals due to the unfortunate incident. This includes read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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LAS VEGAS – That infamous brawl with Daniel Cormier apparently cost Jon Jones a Nike sponsorship worth “over six figures,” the UFC light heavyweight champion and his representatives today said.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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