Jones vs. Glover to now headline UFC 172

 

 With today's announcement that Johny Hendricks will fight Robbie Lawler at UFC 171, a title fight between Jon Jones and Glover Texiera will now move to UFC 172:

After initially saying the fight would remain a part of UFC 171 despite the recent booking of a Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler title fight, UFC President Dana White later clarified Jones vs. Teixeira instead will headline UFC 172.

A date, as well as a location and venue, haven’t been finalized for the pay-per-view card, which is expected to take place in late March or early April.

This is now the fourth different booking for Jones vs. Teixeira.

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J_Swift site profile image  

12/13/13 4:53 PM by J_Swift

Was going to attend event but not now.

JoshSanchez site profile image  

12/13/13 4:49 PM by JoshSanchez

I will be there, too, but also was hoping to see the Jones-Teixeira fight

Knippz site profile image  

12/13/13 4:47 PM by Knippz

I'll still be going, but damn it is a huge blue ball. I think Hendricks will hold for awhile, but would've been great to see Jones. And yeah., we got one of our worst ever ice storms last week, and we don't know how to deal with that kind of weather in Texas, lol. Thanks man!

KZTT_FawkingxD site profile image  

12/13/13 4:44 PM by KZTT_FawkingxD

Sorry on my phone, but that's still an awesome fight to watch. What if either guy goes on a tear? You will be at that title fight that started it all! Go anyway! Btw I hate dallas lol got stuck coming into Dallas. Our trip was supposed to be from Wichita ks to dallas in about 6 hours, ended up being 11 hour drive!!! But vtfu have fun

bearockbrobama site profile image  

12/13/13 4:41 PM by bearockbrobama

Condit will co mainRory Jake E/S Maia Diaz

Knippz site profile image  

12/13/13 4:29 PM by Knippz

Damnit!!! Living in Dallas, this was/ is gonna be my first UFC live event. Was soooo pumped about Jones! What a letdown.http://postimg.org/image/t38ad8a1j/Blue please?

JoshSanchez site profile image  

12/13/13 4:20 PM by JoshSanchez

It's having about as much luck as Carla Esparza vs. Claudia Gadelha

DoomFarmer site profile image  

12/13/13 4:06 PM by DoomFarmer

Expect Glover or Jones to get injured.That fight isn't going to happen for whatever reason, it's becoming obvious.

JoshSanchez site profile image  

12/13/13 3:56 PM by JoshSanchez

Gonna be interesting to see what gets the co-main slot

AdmiralCackbar site profile image  

12/13/13 3:40 PM by AdmiralCackbar

I wouldn't call it a great card at this point. If they can get another good fight or two on there it could be.