Wednesday, November 07, 2018

After yet another long, strange trip away from the rankings, he's baaaaack. With his suspension fully complete, Jones is again eligible to be ranked and despite the layoff, still returned high in his division and P4P list.

Jon Jones returns as the #1 contender at light heavyweight, pushing Alexander Gustafsson from the spot. The two will rematch at UFC 232 on 12/29 for the to be vacated belt currently held by champ champ Daniel Cormier.

Jones also debuted on the P4P list at #3, right behind #2 Khabib Nurmagomedov, and #1 Daniel Cormier. T.J. Dillashaw now drops to #4.

Pound-4-Pound

1 Daniel Cormier
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov
3 Jon Jones *NR
4 TJ Dillashaw -1
5 Max Holloway -1
6 Georges St-Pierre -1
7 Tyron Woodley -1
8 Conor McGregor
9 Stipe Miocic +1
10 Henry Cejudo -1
11 Cris Cyborg
12 Robert Whittaker
13 Tony Ferguson
14 Amanda Nunes
15 Rose Namajunas

Lightheavyweight

C Daniel Cormier
1 Jon Jones *NR
2 Alexander Gustafsson -1
3 Anthony Smith -1
4 Jan Blachowicz -1
5 Ilir Latifi -1
6 Volkan Oezdemir -1
7 Jimi Manuwa -1
8 Dominick Reyes -1
9 Corey Anderson -1
10 Glover Teixeira -1
10 Ovince Saint Preux -1
12 Misha Cirkunovv
13 Mauricio Rua -1
14 Tyson Pedro
15 Nikita Krylov -2

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