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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UFC president, Dana White discusses Jon Jones' popularity, doesn't feel that racism comes into play. UFC Light-heavyweight champ, Jon Jones has been a lightning rod of controversy for years. From his "Now you see it, now you don't" Twitter and Instagram posts, comments on competition, or brawling at press conferences, one can legitimately conclude that "Bones" gets people jawing about him. Recently, Joe Rogan was discussing Jones on his Joe Rogan Experience podcast, and questioned whether Jones read news >>
UFC broadcaster Joe Rogan believes that racism could have something to do with the reason why light heavyweight champion Jon Jones isn't as popular as he should be. read news >>
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Another day, another shot fired in the always-entertaining Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier rivalry.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Alistair Overeem isn't a popular guy lately. Not that he's ever won a popularity contest with MMA fans, but Overeem has left fans with a sour taste in their mouths following the news that he injured UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in preparation for Jones' fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 178. Although the injury was pegged as accidental by nearly everyone involved, former UFC heavyweight champ Andrei Arlovski believes differently. He spoke with Sports.ru, and the interview was trans read news >>
Post-knee surgery, UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones took the leap to WWE on Sunday alongside Brock Lesnar, Mike Tyson, Hulk Hogan, and others. read news >>
Jon Jones went under the knife for the first time in his career on Thursday, and from all indications, it was a success.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
UFC champion Jon Jones has apologized for the injury that recently forced a rescheduling of his title fight with Daniel Cormier, and he said he’s set to undergo surgery on Thursday.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
If the best offense is a good defense, Daniel Cormier will apparently be ready for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones when their recently rescheduled title fight finally takes place.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
For my money, the best part of last week’s instantly infamous off-air SportsCenter squabble between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier comes before either of them even utters a word. The death threats and trash talk are fine—to borrow a phrase from Nick Diaz, it’s whatever—but the truly golden moment of this exchange emerges the instant Jones decides he’s going to go in on Cormier. You can see it as he fiddles his earpiece into place, a little grin creeping across his face before he opens his mouth an read news >>
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The UFC Light Heavyweight champ guested on the Jimmy Kimmel Show last night and continued to disparage his UFC 178 challenger Daniel Cormier. read news >>