Search Results For "Jon Jones"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Manager: Jones maturing, not turning heel
Manager: Jones maturing, not turning heel
"I don't know if this is him turning heel," said Jon Jones' long-time manager Malki Kawa. "I think what's going on with Jon is that he's maturing."
06/09/2014
Cormier: Jones fighting Gus? I'll have a brownie and beer
Cormier: Jones fighting Gus? I'll have a brownie and beer
Daniel Cormier: "Just got word Jones is fighting Gustafson again in September. So I will enjoy this brownie, spend some time with my family and get my knee fixed."
06/06/2014
Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson rematch booked for September 27th
Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson rematch booked for September 27th
Today Dana White met with Jon Jones to hash out their difference of opinion on Jones' next fight. Good news, the two seem to have come to an agreement:
06/05/2014
Benson Henderson: Jones has earned right to pick his opponent
Benson Henderson: Jones has earned right to pick his opponent
Benson Henderson: "Jon Jones catches a lot of flack and all that stuff, but those people are idiots...You're entitled to your opinion, but..."
06/05/2014
Rutten: Jon Jones is beatable
Rutten: Jon Jones is beatable
Bas Rutten: "...if it happened with an armbar, it might happen with something else. And if somebody’s really fast, they might slip something on."
06/05/2014
Jones: How does wanting to fight Cormier make me a coward??!?
Jones: How does wanting to fight Cormier make me a coward??!?
Jon Jones: "Asking for an undefeated Olympic wrestler, Strikeforce champion makes me somehow a coward? How about the fact that I beat Gustafsson already?"
06/05/2014
Jackson: Courage not a problem for Jones
Jackson: Courage not a problem for Jones
Greg Jackson: "Maybe [Jon Jones is looking for a challenge and doesn't feel that Gustafsson is the challenge everybody else thinks he is."
06/04/2014
White: There's no debate Jones is #1 P4P
White: There's no debate Jones is #1 P4P
"It’s Jon Jones," said Dana White unequivocally. "There’s no debate now. Jon Jones is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world."
06/04/2014
White: Gustafsson's next in line
White: Gustafsson's next in line
Dana White: " Well, you don’t turn down opponents, you know what I mean? You’ve got to fight all the best in the world, anyway. You’re the man; everybody’s gunning for you."
06/04/2014
Jackson on Jones vs. Gustafsson II: Let's do it
Jackson on Jones vs. Gustafsson II: Let's do it
"Yeah, let's do it," said Greg Jackson of Jon Jones having a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson. "As long as you get here in enough time for camp."
06/03/2014
Cormier: Jones doesn't want to go there ever again
Cormier: Jones doesn't want to go there ever again
Daniel Cormier: "I honestly don't think Jon Jones is afraid, but Alex Gustafsson pushed him to a point in that fight where I don't think he ever wants to go again."
06/03/2014
White: Jon Jones wants to fight Cormier, not Gustafsson
White: Jon Jones wants to fight Cormier, not Gustafsson
Dana White: "Lorenzo and I have a meeting with Jon Jones on Thursday to get him to sign the bout agreement, and he's asking to fight Daniel Cormier instead."
06/03/2014
Cormier open to interim title fight with Gustafsson
Cormier open to interim title fight with Gustafsson
Daniel Cormier: "It was never about Jones, I just want the title. Besides, it'll work out better for [Jones]; he won't have to fight both of us."
06/02/2014
White: No Jon Jones contract and I don't like it at all
White: No Jon Jones contract and I don't like it at all
"You gotta ask Jon Jones that," said Dana White about why Jones hasn't signed a contract to face Alexander Gustafsson. "I don't know. I don't like it, I don't like it at all."
06/02/2014
Christopher Walken lends awesome voice over to Jones' highlights
Christopher Walken lends awesome voice over to Jones' highlights
This fan made Jon Jones highlight video includes an awesome voice over from Christopher's Walken's great speech in the little known 'Poolhall Junkies' movie.
05/30/2014
Velasquez: Jones still has a lot to do at 205 before a super fight
Velasquez: Jones still has a lot to do at 205 before a super fight
A bout between Jon Jones and Cain Velasquez seems like a dream super fight, but Velasquez believes that Jones has a lot of work to do in his own division first.
05/30/2014
Gustafsson: It's easy, just sign the bout agreement
Gustafsson: It's easy, just sign the bout agreement
Alexander Gustafsson: “I’m not even thinking about how he thinks or what he does. For me, it’s just, sign that bout agreement. Let’s go.”
05/29/2014
Jones: I'm training with Belfort on Friday
Jones: I'm training with Belfort on Friday
"I don't know if he'll join Jackson's," said UFC lightheavyweight champion Jon Jones of Vitor Belfort. "He looked for me, called me, said he'd like to train with me."
05/28/2014
White: Jones in contract negotiation, Gustafsson rematch not set
White: Jones in contract negotiation, Gustafsson rematch not set
“We didn’t announce it,” clarified UFC president Dana White. “I said we’re shooting for August 30. That’s the date we want for Jones-Gustafsson."
05/26/2014
White: Daniel Cormier shouldn't wait for title fight
White: Daniel Cormier shouldn't wait for title fight
Dana White: "When you think you want a layoff, somebody gets hurt - We'll see what happens, if he ends up fighting somebody else. But he is always down to fight."
05/25/2014
Embedded, Episode 5; White banned from gambling at Palms
Embedded, Episode 5; White banned from gambling at Palms
At Zuffa HQ, Dana White takes a call from Nick Diaz, deals with Jon Jones' manager, and gets his long-awaited walking papers.
05/23/2014
Rutten clarifies 'dirty fighter' comments about Jon Jones
Rutten clarifies 'dirty fighter' comments about Jon Jones
Bas Rutten: "Wow, some people don’t listen to what I say, they just ‘assume’. This is what I meant and you can get that from what I said on Inside MMA."
05/15/2014
Cormier: Jones should go 100% Floyd Mayweather
Cormier: Jones should go 100% Floyd Mayweather
"They’re thinking that we’re seeing kind of an act, so give them you," said Daniel Cormier. "If they believe you’re a complete ass, then just be an ass.”
05/15/2014
White: Jon Jones is #1 P4P, Renan Barao #2
White: Jon Jones is #1 P4P, Renan Barao #2
Dana White: "I'm still going back and forth with the Jon Jones-Renan Barao thing, but I think without a doubt Renan is the No. 2 ranked."
05/13/2014
Glover: Refs need to do more about eye pokes
Glover: Refs need to do more about eye pokes
"I don’t think it was intentional, but the referee needs to start putting some pressure on who does that," said Glover Teixeira after fighting Jon Jones.
05/05/2014