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Los Angeles Times
MMA Rankings: Tough month for Brock Lesnar, but not for Cain Velasquezdecision win over respected veteran Roy Nelson. Light Heavyweight 1. Jon Jone
MMA Rankings: Tough month for Brock Lesnar, but not for Cain Velasquez
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
decision win over respected veteran Roy Nelson. Light Heavyweight 1. Jon Jones 2. Daniel Cormier 3. Anthony Johnson 4. Alexander Gustafsson 5. Glover Teixeira 6. Phil Davis 7. Ryan Bader 8. Liam McGeary 9. Ovince St. Preux 10. Mauricio... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC Announces Pair of Fight Night Cards for Septemberplace at the Toyota Center in Houston and saw Daniel Cormier retain his light h
UFC Announces Pair of Fight Night Cards for September
Sherdog / Posted 12 days ago
place at the Toyota Center in Houston and saw Daniel Cormier retain his light heavyweight crown with a split verdict over Alexander Gustafsson. Meanwhile, a Sept. 24 Fight Night bill was also confirmed, although no location or venue was... Read more
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Sherdog
The Bottom Line: Daniel Cormier’s Redemption Lies at Heavyweightbreaking the most feared offensive force in the division in Anthony Johnson and
The Bottom Line: Daniel Cormier’s Redemption Lies at Heavyweight
Sherdog / Posted 14 days ago
breaking the most feared offensive force in the division in Anthony Johnson and then topping rangy Swedish favorite Alexander Gustafsson in an all-time classic fight. In the process, Cormier became the UFC light heavyweight champion. Jones... Read more
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Bleacher Report
B/R MMA Rankings for June 2016in the rankings. Light Heavyweight No. 1. Jon Jones (40) No. 2. Daniel Cormi
B/R MMA Rankings for June 2016
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
in the rankings. Light Heavyweight No. 1. Jon Jones (40) No. 2. Daniel Cormier (36) No. 3. Anthony Johnson (32) No. 4. Alexander Gustafsson (26) No. 5. Phil Davis (20) No. 6. Ryan Bader (18) No. 7. Glover Teixeira (17) No. 8. Liam McGeary... Read more
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ESPN
What's next for Nunes, Cormier, other UFC 200 winners?on staying busy and will look to face whoever is next in line, mentioning forme
What's next for Nunes, Cormier, other UFC 200 winners?
ESPN / Posted 16 days ago
on staying busy and will look to face whoever is next in line, mentioning former title challengers Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson. The problem is Cormier is fresh off of wins against both fighters in the immediate aftermath of Jones... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Did UFC 200 deliver?in there a little bit at times. We traded some shots. A couple of times I almos
Did UFC 200 deliver?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 16 days ago
in there a little bit at times. We traded some shots. A couple of times I almost went back to the way I fought against [Alexander] Gustafsson, where he’d hit me and I wanted to hit him back. “I have to fight smarter than that. The circumstances... Read more
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Sherdog
After Trying UFC 200 Week, Daniel Cormier No Longer Worried About Seeking Approvalin there a little bit at times and we traded some shots. A couple times I almos
After Trying UFC 200 Week, Daniel Cormier No Longer Worried About Seeking Approval
Sherdog / Posted 16 days ago
in there a little bit at times and we traded some shots. A couple times I almost went back to the way I fought against [Alexander] Gustafsson, where he hit me and I wanted to hit him back, but I’ve got to be smarter than that,” Cormier said.... Read more
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16d
ESPN
Cormier dominates Silva in short-notice fight37, remains the undisputed light heavyweight champion. He has defended the titl
Cormier dominates Silva in short-notice fight
ESPN / Posted 16 days ago
37, remains the undisputed light heavyweight champion. He has defended the title once, via split decision against Alexander Gustafsson in October. A contenders' bout between Anthony Johnson and Glover Teixeira at UFC 202 on Aug. 20 could... Read more
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CBC.ca
Where did the time go? 4 reasons to watch UFC 200 on Saturdaybanned substances in a fight against Nick Diaz, and lost a decision to the curr
Where did the time go? 4 reasons to watch UFC 200 on Saturday
CBC.ca / Posted 17 days ago
banned substances in a fight against Nick Diaz, and lost a decision to the current middleweight champion, Michael Bisping. Alexander Gustafsson, left, takes a right punch from Daniel Cormier at UFC 192 on Oct. 3, 2015. Cormier was scheduled to... Read more
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18d
Breitbart
Jon Jones Addresses Suspected Doping Violation at Emotional Press Conferencethe all-time greatest practitioner of the young sport. Boasting wins over Rasha
Jon Jones Addresses Suspected Doping Violation at Emotional Press Conference
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
the all-time greatest practitioner of the young sport. Boasting wins over Rashad Evans, Shogun Rua, Rampage Jackson, Alexander Gustafsson, Vitor Belfort, and Lyoto Machida, and sporting not a single legitimate loss on his 22-1 record, the... Read more
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18d
Rappler
Anderson Silva steps in to face Daniel Cormier at UFC 200of the same year. The 37-year-old American successfully defended the light hea
Anderson Silva steps in to face Daniel Cormier at UFC 200
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
of the same year. The 37-year-old American successfully defended the light heavyweight belt with a split decision win over Alexander Gustafsson in October 2015. UFC 200, which takes place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday,... Read more
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18d
Sportsnet.ca
Anderson Silva replaces Jon Jones, faces Daniel Cormier at UFC 200the Jones news, so Cormier-Silva won't be the headliner but will be featured on
Anderson Silva replaces Jon Jones, faces Daniel Cormier at UFC 200
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 18 days ago
the Jones news, so Cormier-Silva won't be the headliner but will be featured on the main card. In addition to Silva, Alexander Gustafsson volunteered his services, as did Bisping. Even Conor McGregor, who is in Las Vegas with Nate Diaz doing... Read more
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19d
Sportsnet.ca
A timeline of UFC star Jon Jones' triumphs, trials and tribulationspromotion cancels an event. Jones receives the bulk of the blame. Sept. 23, 20
A timeline of UFC star Jon Jones' triumphs, trials and tribulations
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 19 days ago
promotion cancels an event. Jones receives the bulk of the blame. Sept. 23, 2013 – Jones wins a unanimous decision over Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in Toronto in one of the greatest title fights in UFC history and in doing so breaks Tito... Read more
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19d
Daily Mirror
Conor McGregor says he WOULD fight at UFC 200 if he got the callCormier on the card. White said he's 'working on it' when asked if he already
Conor McGregor says he WOULD fight at UFC 200 if he got the call
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Cormier on the card. White said he's 'working on it' when asked if he already had an opponent lined up for Cormier. Alexander Gustafsson threw his name into the hat to fight the light heavyweight champion on Thursday morning. 'The Mauler'... Read more
19d
TSN
The Rise and Fall of Jon JonesLyoto Machida, Rashad Evans, and Vitor Belfort, former middleweight contender C
The Rise and Fall of Jon Jones
TSN / Posted 19 days ago
Lyoto Machida, Rashad Evans, and Vitor Belfort, former middleweight contender Chael Sonnen, light heavyweight stalwarts Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira, and current light heavyweight champion Cormier. And then the wheels fell off. It... Read more
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19d
Daily Mail
Jones denies doping after his fight against Cormier is called off- who stands to lose millions as a result of the cancellation - is keen to rema
Jones denies doping after his fight against Cormier is called off
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
- who stands to lose millions as a result of the cancellation - is keen to remain on the card with former opponent Alexander Gustafsson among those ready to step in. February 18, 2015: Announced that Jones will fight Anthony Johnson at UFC... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
UFC releases statement on removing Jon Jones from UFC 200prepare for this. You take care of what you can take care of and that’s what I
UFC releases statement on removing Jon Jones from UFC 200
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 19 days ago
prepare for this. You take care of what you can take care of and that’s what I did. More than anything, I’m really disappointed.” Alexander Gustafsson, who lost a thrilling split decision to Cormier last October, expressed his willingness to step... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Jones relaxed, Cormier exhausted heading into title challengefighter of all time. Beating Cormier will only add to that legacy, as will like
Jones relaxed, Cormier exhausted heading into title challenge
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
fighter of all time. Beating Cormier will only add to that legacy, as will likely future fights against Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson. But everything that’s happened over the past year-and-a-half has undeniably had an impact on the way... Read more
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New England Sports Network
UFC 200 Odds: Brock Lesnar Pegged As Underdog In His Return To OctagonBrazilian Jiu-Jitsu brown belt has one title defense to his credit, earning a c
UFC 200 Odds: Brock Lesnar Pegged As Underdog In His Return To Octagon
New England Sports Network / Posted 19 days ago
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu brown belt has one title defense to his credit, earning a controversial split decision against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 as a sizable -340 favorite, improving his pro record to 17-1. In other UFC 200 action,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Complete Guide to UFC 200champion's absence, Cormier capitalized by winning the full title against Antho
The Complete Guide to UFC 200
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
champion's absence, Cormier capitalized by winning the full title against Anthony Johnson and then defending it against Alexander Gustafsson. Jones and Cormier were scheduled to meet in April, but a last-minute injury to Cormier pulled Ovince... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Is Jones More Vulnerable to Cormier in UFC 200 Rematch?He won the vacant light heavyweight strap at UFC 187 in May and successfully de
Is Jones More Vulnerable to Cormier in UFC 200 Rematch?
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
He won the vacant light heavyweight strap at UFC 187 in May and successfully defended it with an instant classic against Alexander Gustafsson at October's UFC 192. Somehow along the way, the consummate nice guy also fell out of favor with fans... Read more
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Sherdog
Preview: UFC 200 ‘Cormier vs. Jones 2’ - Cormier vs. Jonesheavyweights, Cormier was forced to adopt a more aggressive, pressuring style a
Preview: UFC 200 ‘Cormier vs. Jones 2’ - Cormier vs. Jones
Sherdog / Posted 20 days ago
heavyweights, Cormier was forced to adopt a more aggressive, pressuring style at 205 pounds, where men like Jones and Alexander Gustafsson are not only taller and longer but just as fast as “DC.” Cormier struggled with his own pace against... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
UFC 200: Is Jon Jones still the same dominant fighter of old?him from being unbeaten. He’s had only one close fight, his gut-check unanimous
UFC 200: Is Jon Jones still the same dominant fighter of old?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 20 days ago
him from being unbeaten. He’s had only one close fight, his gut-check unanimous decision over a tougher-than-expected Alexander Gustafsson in which Jones rallied after a poor first round. He’s had only one other scary moment from his... Read more
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express
UFC 200: MMA expert Dan Hardy profiles Jon Jones ahead of his clash with Daniel Cormierdefeat the next top contender, Anthony Johnson, before moving on to beat the on
UFC 200: MMA expert Dan Hardy profiles Jon Jones ahead of his clash with Daniel Cormier
express / Posted 21 days ago
defeat the next top contender, Anthony Johnson, before moving on to beat the only man to come close to dethroning Jones, Alexander Gustafsson. Jones, meanwhile, while absent has had to witness the enemy walk into his territory and set up camp.... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC 200 Statistical Matchup Analysis: Cormier vs. Jones 2Cormier has won two straight, choking out Anthony Johnson for the title and def
UFC 200 Statistical Matchup Analysis: Cormier vs. Jones 2
Sherdog / Posted 21 days ago
Cormier has won two straight, choking out Anthony Johnson for the title and defending it in a razor-close decision against Alexander Gustafsson. Cormier has solidified his spot as the best 205-pounder in Jones’ absence, but that absence has always... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Cormier Has No Illusions About Jon Jones at UFC 200winning an interim title in April against Ovince Saint Preux. Cormier had epic
Cormier Has No Illusions About Jon Jones at UFC 200
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
winning an interim title in April against Ovince Saint Preux. Cormier had epic fights against Anthony Johnson and then Alexander Gustafsson, first winning and then defending the light heavyweight crown. Despite the fact that Cormier is... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
UFC's Daniel Cormier has no apologies over his treatment of Jon JonesI would not change a thing. I will still do the things I always do.” Cormier,
UFC's Daniel Cormier has no apologies over his treatment of Jon Jones
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
I would not change a thing. I will still do the things I always do.” Cormier, 37, said his victories over top contenders Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson in Jones’ absence have assured him he’ll win the rematch while pointing to the... Read more
26d
ESPN
Jones steamed over ref choice for UFC 200 boutand just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defenses a
Jones steamed over ref choice for UFC 200 bout
ESPN / Posted 26 days ago
and just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defenses against Lyoto Machida, Vitor Belfort and Alexander Gustafsson. Jones repeatedly has said his narrow victory over Gustafsson was the toughest fight of his career, not... Read more
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give me sport
Jon Jones reveals embarrassing hospital toilet incident involving his coachthan make public. Speaking this week, Jones recounted the state he was in in t
Jon Jones reveals embarrassing hospital toilet incident involving his coach
give me sport / Posted 26 days ago
than make public. Speaking this week, Jones recounted the state he was in in the aftermath of his UFC 165 bout against Alexander Gustafsson way back in September 2013 and how, ultimately, his injuries left him in a fairly awkward situation... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bulked-up Jon Jones not necessarily a good thingincident last year, while Cormier defeated Anthony Johnson for the 205-pound ti
Bulked-up Jon Jones not necessarily a good thing
Calgary Sun / Posted 26 days ago
incident last year, while Cormier defeated Anthony Johnson for the 205-pound title and then defended his new belt against Alexander Gustafsson. Cormier looked better than he ever had in those two fights, and he’s got every right to feel confident... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Top 10 fights since UFC 100was the night that firmly established Edgar’s reputation as one of the toughest
Top 10 fights since UFC 100
Yahoo Sports / Posted 26 days ago
was the night that firmly established Edgar’s reputation as one of the toughest men in the sport. Jon Jones, left, battles Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165. (Getty Images) 5. Jon Jones W5 Alexander Gustafsson, Sept. 21, 2013, UFC 165 at the Air... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Jon Jones still unhappy with referee choice for UFC 200 boutand just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defences a
Jon Jones still unhappy with referee choice for UFC 200 bout
Brandon Sun / Posted 27 days ago
and just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defences against Lyoto Machida, Vitor Belfort and Alexander Gustafsson. Jones repeatedly has said his narrow victory over Gustafsson was the toughest fight of his career, not... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Jon Jones still unhappy with referee choice for UFC 200 boutand just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defences a
Jon Jones still unhappy with referee choice for UFC 200 bout
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 27 days ago
and just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defences against Lyoto Machida, Vitor Belfort and Alexander Gustafsson. Jones repeatedly has said his narrow victory over Gustafsson was the toughest fight of his career, not... Read more
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27d
TSN
Jones unhappy with referee for UFC 200and just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defences a
Jones unhappy with referee for UFC 200
TSN / Posted 27 days ago
and just our personal interactions." McCarthy refereed Jones' title defences against Lyoto Machida, Vitor Belfort and Alexander Gustafsson. Jones repeatedly has said his narrow victory over Gustafsson was the toughest fight of his career, not... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Yahoo Sports' Top 10: Best fighters since UFC 100Johnson for the interim title. He submitted Johnson in the third round to win t
Yahoo Sports' Top 10: Best fighters since UFC 100
Yahoo Sports / Posted 27 days ago
Johnson for the interim title. He submitted Johnson in the third round to win the belt. He has made one defense, defeating Alexander Gustafsson in a gritty performance at UFC 192, and is now set for the unification bout with Jones. 4. Dominick... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Poirier content to wait for his lightweight title shotthis weekend. Jones said that after beating Daniel Cormier at UFC 200 next mont
Poirier content to wait for his lightweight title shot
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
this weekend. Jones said that after beating Daniel Cormier at UFC 200 next month he plans on renewing his rivalry with Alexander Gustafsson and then fight Anthony Johnson ... Vegas oddsmakers aren’t giving CM Punk much of a shot in his MMA... Read more

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