Jon Jones UFC 87UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defeated Chael Sonnen at UFC 159 on Saturday night, but it wasn’t without a cost. Jones suffered a severe injury to his foot.

Jones is expected to be sidelined for around six weeks with the injury.

Dr. Robert Klapper, an Orthopedic Surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Medical Group, was a guest on Tuesday night’s edition of UFC Tonight to discuss the injury and the recovery process in detail.

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