New UFC Hall of Fame inductee and former world heavyweight champion Bas Rutten spent years covering Fedor Emelianenko as a Pride broadcaster. Now that the former Pride heavyweight champion has said he is returning to competition, Rutten hopes that the Russian legend decides to fight in the world's top MMA organization and make his UFC debut. "I always say this - if you're a fighter...
When former boxing champion Holly Holm made her UFC debut back in February there was almost no chance she could possibly even hope to live up to the hype that was build up before her first fight. She was touted as the best striker the women's division has ever seen and maybe the biggest threat to bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey's title reign. Holm defeated Raquel Pennington, but...
Igor Araujo is a UFC welterweight and teammate of stripped former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at New Mexico's Jackson/Winkeljohn gyn. Speaking to Guilherme Cruz, Araujo said that none of the team talks aloud about the embattled Jones' legal situation, but insists that "Bones" is doing all the right things inside the gym. "Nobody talks about it," he began. "I think he will...
According to Igor Araujo, one of Jon Jones teammates at Jacksons MMA in Alberquerque, the former light-heavyweight champion is staying positive despite a court case relating to a hit-and-run incident earlier in the year still looming over him. “He trains every day,” Araujo told MMAfighting.com. “He’s always joking around and laughing. I spoke with him the other day and he’s...
Video and audio from the aftermath of Jon Jones’ car crash in April have been released by the Albuquerque Police Department, and it provides visual and audio evidence of the incident that led to the arrest of the MMA star. The audio and video, which was obtained by MMA Digest, shows how badly all the...Read More
Daniel Cormier beat Rumble Johnson at UFC 187 on Saturday night and wasted no time calling out his next target. After choking out Johnson in the third round of their fight, Cormier grabbed the mic from interviewer Joe Rogan and hollered at Jon Jones. “I’ve got a message for one man: Jon Jones, get your...Read More
On Sunday the name of UFC champion Jon "Bones" Jones was in the news, but not for destroying his latest opponent. No, it was because he had foolishly decided to run from the scene of an accident he caused that resulted in multiple injuries, including a pregnant woman. Jones has since turned himself in to police.From the looks of the rental car he crashed the man is lucky he was able...
Jon “Bones” Jones, brother of New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones and UFC light heavyweight champion, has turned himself in to police. Jones was allegedly involved in a hit-and-run accident Sunday morning in New Mexico. UFC fighter Jon Jones has been booked into Bernalillo County MDC without incident. — Albuquerque Police (@ABQPOLICE) April...
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is facing a felony charge after he was allegedly involved in a hit and run in Albuquerque, N.M., early Sunday morning. Initially, it appeared that Jones would be facing a misdemeanor even if it was determined that he was the man who fled the scene of the accident. However,...Read More
Police reportedly found marijuana inside a rental car that was registered to Jon Jones shortly after the car was involved in a hit and run on Sunday morning in Albuquerque, N.M. According to a police report obtained by TMZ, an off-duty police officer and other witnesses saw a man flee the scene of the crash...Read More
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