MENU
#Dynasty of Heroes #Fight One #Conor McGregor #Ben Askren #UFC 211 #Shinya Aoki #Angela Lee #Nate Diaz #Istela Nunes #Jon Jones #Ramsey Nijem #Julian Lane #Alexander Gustafsson #Diaz vs. McGregor 2 #Colosseum


jon-jones-alexander-gustafsson-ufc-165

The rematch is on, and it’s taking place in Canada.

UFC officials today announced that Jones, despite previously expressing interest in instead facing Daniel Cormier, has agreed to face Gustafsson in the headlining bout of UFC 178.

It was previously announced that UFC 178 takes place Sept. 27 at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The evening’s main card airs on pay-per-view.

For more on UFC 178, check out the UFC Rumors section of the site.

(Pictured: Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Georges St-Pierre hints UFC comeback fight with Michael Bisping could take place in New York

  • 24 days ago
  • 6 views

Could Georges St-Pierre’s long-awaited UFC comeback take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City? The former longtime UFC champ hinted on Tuesday that may be the case.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Dana White: Jon Jones Could Be Setting Records and Fighting at Heavyweight | MMAWeekly.com

  • 19 days ago
  • 48 views

UFC president Dana White says that if he could have stayed out of trouble, Jon Jones would be a record-setting champion and probably fighting heavyweights. read news >>

Manager: UFC, Dana White ridiculous to snub Jon Jones from main event because of trust issues

  • 17 days ago
  • 10 views

Dana White has been burned too many times by Jon Jones, which is “ridiculous” for the UFC president to feel that way, according to Jones’ manager, Malki Kawa.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Daniel Cormier Rips Jon Jones, Citing UFC Star's Legal Issues, Failed Drug Tests

  • 16 days ago
  • 47 views

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier went off on rival Jon "Bones" Jones on Wednesday in an exclusive interview with TMZ. Cormier said Jones wasn't a good guy and ripped him for his past leg read news >>

Video: Watch UFC 211's post-event press conference on MMAjunkie

  • 14 days ago
  • 12 views

DALLAS – UFC 211 takes place today at American Airlines Center in Dallas. As usual, you can watch a live video stream of the post-event press conference here on MMAjunkie at approximately 1:30 a.m. E read news >>

Video: Watch today's UFC 211 ceremonial weigh-ins live on MMAjunkie at 7 p.m. ET

  • 15 days ago
  • 9 views

DALLAS – UFC 211 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins take place today, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings here on MMAjunkie at 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT).Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones Fight Rematch Announced for UFC 214

  • 15 days ago
  • 6 views

The UFC announced Friday that light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will face Jon "Bones" Jones in the main event of UFC 214. It will mark the second meeting between Cormier and Jones, as Jones w read news >>

One more time: Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones title rematch set for UFC 214 on July 29

  • 15 days ago
  • 8 views

The UFC will once again will tempt fate by booking a rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former titleholder Jon Jones. This time it’s teed up for the main event of UFC 2 read news >>

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Get in Backstage Altercation (video) | MMAWeekly.com

  • 15 days ago
  • 472 views

Before Friday's UFC Summer Kickoff Press Conference, Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones got into an altercation in the backstage area. Here's the footage. read news >>

Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones Get Heated in Confirming Their UFC 214 Bout | MMAWeekly.com

  • 15 days ago
  • 42 views

As expected, Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones will rematch at UFC 214 on July 29, but the fight announcement wasn't exactly a smooth rollout. read news >>