3523 Search Results for jon jones

Mar 15, 2012 12:27 pm

Evans On Jones | I Know How To Beat Him, I will Defeat Jon Jones

“I know how to beat him. There are things about his game which he can’t change. The fact that we used to train together gives me a lot of confidence. I know where I need to get to with Jon in order to fight my game. Jon’s a tall guy, I can’t, obviously, fight on...

Mar 9, 2012 10:08 am

MMA NEWS | King Mo Picking Rashad Evans Over Jon Jones

“Bolt got beat by Tyson Gay last year in the 100-meter dash and Usain Bolt was unbeatable at the 100-meter dash at one point. I saw the great Kobayashi get beat by Joey Chestnut at the hot dog eating contest. I saw Aleksandr Karelin get beat by Rulon Gardner. I saw Mike Tyson get defeated...

Mar 7, 2012 10:20 am

Don’t Call Jon Jones “Cocky”, It Really Hurts His Feelings

“When I was, like, 20 years old, I had this voice-mail message that said, ‘Hi, this is Jon Bones Jones, the light heavyweight champ.’ I was speaking it into existence and carrying myself like I was the champion way before I was even in the UFC. It’s crazy that it all played out. I want...

Feb 27, 2012 9:29 am

Jon Jones | Rashad Is The Fake One And I Plan On Kicking His Butt

“Yeah, he’s been calling me [fake] since the beginning of my career, He’s the guy who’s the fake really, you know. A lot of his actions really don’t add up to the person that he portrays. It’s interesting. It’s pre-fight drama, and I plan on kicking his butt. That’s my only option really.” While acting...

Feb 19, 2012 9:01 am

Quick Twitt | Jon Jones Confirms That Greg Jackson Will Corner Him Against Evans

Famed MMA coach, Greg Jackson has been on the fence about cornering his student Jon Jones against his former student Rashad Evans. However, it appears that he has picked his side and will now corner the champion in his UFC 145 title defense.   Read More: UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans, Jon Jones (News), Rashad...

Feb 16, 2012 10:01 am

Brian Stann On Jon Jones | He Dominates Everyone In Our Gym

“I’ve sparred with Jon Jones for four or five camps now and I don’t know if I’ve punched this guy in the face yet, that’s how long this guy is. It’s very difficult; he beats up everyone in our gym. We all sit there wondering, ‘Gosh I wonder how he’s gonna do in the fight’...

Feb 16, 2012 8:50 am

UFC Champ Jon Jones Misses His Friend Rashad Evans

“We trained together and we had good times, but this competition has come between our friendship, which sucks. I do miss being friends with the guy. But it’s business, and he’s coming after my championship. I’ve gotta do what I’ve gotta do. It might be a little awkward punching him in the face, but I’m...

Feb 8, 2012 7:00 am

The Jon Jones You See On TV Is Fake, Says Evans

[Jon Jones is]A lot different than a lot of people think. Jon Jones has a persona that he does for TV and when you get to know Jon Jones personally he’s nothing like he is on TV. He is kind of fake. That’s the only way to put it is that he is just fake....

Feb 7, 2012 4:00 am

Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans Official For UFC 145 In Atlanta

The light-heavyweight grudge match that fans have been clamoring for has been booked and made official. Jon Jones and Rashad Evans was confirmed by UFC officials late last night and the two will now get to settle their year-long grudge. UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in...

Jan 30, 2012 1:43 pm

UFC NEWS | Jon Jones Asked For A Top 10 Heavyweight Before The Year Is Up

“I actually asked Dana and Lorenzo if I could take a fight [at heavyweight] for the fans at the end of 2012. I figure, beating Henderson and Rashad, there would be a period of waiting on who I am going to fight next and during that period, at the end of 2012 I requested to...

Jan 28, 2012 5:15 pm

UFC Confirms Jon Jones To Defend Title In Atlanta In UFC 145 Main Event

The Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, announced today that it will return to Atlanta with a championship card at Philips Arena on Saturday, April 21. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones will defend his 205-pound crown in the night’s main event. The event marks UFC’s first time back in...

Jan 26, 2012 4:30 am

UFC NEWS | “Mr. Wonderful” Believes He Can Take Out Jon Jones If Given The Chance

“I think a fight with me and Jon would go like any other fight I’ve had…I am undefeated.” In anticipation of this weekend’s UFC on FOX 2 main event between Rashad Evans and Phil Davis, “Mr. Wonderful” tells mmafighting.com that he believes if given the opportunity he would beat Jon Jones and keep his undefeated...

Jan 23, 2012 8:47 am

UFC NEWS – Jon Jones Favors Evans Over Davis This Weekend On FOX

“I’m picking Rashad Evans. I’m in his corner … I want to fight Rashad. He’s the antagonist of my career. There’s no just pumping up pay per views when it comes to me and Rashad. Everything about us disliking each other is true. After we fight each other it’ll all be clear, and he can...

Jan 23, 2012 5:10 am

UFC NEWS – Anderson Silva Does Not Pick Any Brazilian Fighter Over Jon Jones

Don’t Understand Portuguese? Here is a translation: “There’s not much to say about Jon Jones. I don’t see any Brazilian in conditions to face him, even more so because Brazilians don’t tend to completely study what happens in there, there needs to be more studying done by the Brazilians in that division so that they...