- 2 years ago
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TORONTO - The armbar that popped Jon Jones' elbow did damage that undoubtedly will sideline the champ for the near future.
Jones, who fought through the hold to cinch a submission over Vitor Belfort in the fourth round of UFC 152's main event, said doctors believe he may have nerve damage to his right bicep.
Jones was bound for a local hospital following the post-event news conference to get an X-ray on the injury.
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- 12 hours ago
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It appears UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is getting in the rankings business.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
He may be a biased party, but as a former champion, Rashad Evans’ opinion carries some weight. And he’s got a bold prediction for the UFC light-heavyweight title.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is back on Twitter. Brace yourself. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admitted he’s used cocaine in the past, primarily in college, but suggested it was a one-time mistake that led to a recent failed drug test.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Jon Jones has broken his silence in a preview of an upcoming interview, where he says, "I am not a cocaine addict by any means." read news >>
While he Nevada Athletic Commission appears to be unable to sanction Jon Jones for testing positive for cocaine, the UFC has fined its champion. read news >>
While it has not been officially announced by the promotion, Fabricio Werdum recently revealed through his social media accounts that his heavyweight title unification bout against Cain Velasquez will be held at UFC 188 in Mexico on June 13. read news >>
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones recently voluntarily checked into a drug treatment facility last week, but his stay reportedly lasted one night. read news >>
On Tuesday, just days removed from his dominant title defense against former Olympian Daniel Cormier, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones surprised many in the MMA community by checking himself into a drug rehabilitation clinic. The move came after a December 4, 2014 drug screening by the Nevada State Athletic Commission revealed benzoylecgonine, the primary metabolite of cocaine. While the UFC issued a short statement, little is known about how the promotion intends to proceed or what will read news >>
Reebok was probably hoping its new sponsorship deal with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight titleholder Jon Jones, inked less than a month ago, would bring a significant amount of attention to the sports and apparel giant. Though I'd reckon this probably isn't what they had in mind. That said, the sneaker guys recognize that star athletes failing drug tests is not exactly unfamiliar ground in the world of professional sports, and will be sticking by "Bones" after the pound-fo read news >>
Reebok is standing by UFC light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones as he heads to rehab after being flagged for cocaine in a recent drug test, which was administered before his eventual win in this past weekend’s UFC 182 headliner. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
- 19 days ago
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UFC light heavyweight Daniel Cormier’s first reaction to champ Jon Jones’ failed drug test was confusion. But, he told MMAjunkie, that feeling eventually shifted. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Following news of his failed drug test, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones issued an apology to a long list of supporters.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>