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Jon Jones removed from UFC rankings

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Current UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones was removed from the UFC rankings over the weekend. Jones was supposed to fight current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier in a title unification bout in the headliner of last month’s blockbuster UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, […]

Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones 2 headlines UFC 200

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas has a new main event! Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will rematch interim UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in the headlining bout of this summer’s blockbuster event. The news was first reported during a telecast […]

Check out this Saturday’s UFC 197 fight card!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) UFC 197 takes place this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view fight card includes two championship fights. The event headliner has former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones taking on Ovince Saint Preux for the UFC’s interim light heavyweight title. In […]

Ovince Saint Preux steps in to face Jon Jones at UFC 197

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) After news broke that Daniel Cormier was injured and would no longer be able to defend his UFC light heavyweight championship against Jon Jones at UFC 197, there was much speculation as to who the UFC would select as a fill-in opponent for Jones. While initial reports were […]

Jon Jones reinstated by the UFC

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)   Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones has officially been reinstated by the UFC. UFC officials announced the news earlier today: “We’ve made it clear to Jon that this new opportunity to compete in the UFC is a privilege and not a right, and that there […]

Jon Jones stripped of title, indefinitely suspended by UFC

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     Jon “Bones” Jones is no longer the UFC light heavyweight champion of the world. UFC president Dana White announced yesterday on FOX Sports 1 that the promotion has stripped Jon Jones of his UFC title, this after his recent arrest in New Mexico. Jones was involved […]