1. Jon Jones Dominates Despite Ring Rust, Signaling Real Trouble for Daniel Cormier

    Extreme talent is, in a way, a curse; a crushing weight of expectation that follows you around in every moment, through every circumstance. It's a phenomenon Jon Jones knows well...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 112,170 reads 201 comments

  2. Jon Jones Is Back, but Not Necessarily Better Than Ever, After UFC 197 Win

    Jon Jones was a terrifying man before he was stripped of the UFC light heavyweight title. From a quantitative perspective, he was one of the best in the history of the sport, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 461 reads 0 comments

  3. Jones vs. Saint Preux Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 197

    UFC 197 made it official: Jon Jones is back. The former light heavyweight champion successfully returned after more than a year away from the Octagon with a unanimous-decision win over Ovince Saint Preux in Saturday's main event in Las Vegas...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 65,510 reads 46 comments

  4. UFC 197 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Jones vs. Saint Preux

    No need to dance around the elephant in the room here. UFC 197 is the event that saw Jon Jones return to the MMA cage...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 66,867 reads 97 comments

  5. UFC 197 Results: Demetrious Johnson Demolishes Henry Cejudo with Knees to Retain

    The UFC flyweight champion of the world, No. 1-ranked Demetrious Johnson (24-2-1), continued to lay claim to being the pound-for-pound best fighter on planet Earth with a stunning TKO performance against No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 691 reads 0 comments

  6. Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 197

    Another Demetrious Johnson fight, another promising contender in the flyweight division turned away. Mighty Mouse used the co-main event at UFC 197 on Saturday to defend his UFC flyweight title against Henry Cejudo via first-round TKO...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 22,765 reads 58 comments

  7. UFC 197 Results: Robert Whittaker Wins Slugfest Against Rafael Natal

    Bleacher Report's No. 9-ranked middleweight Robert Whittaker (16-4) defeated Rafael Natal (21-7-1) by unanimous decision in a stand-up battle at UFC 197 on Saturday...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 2,760 reads 8 comments

  8. UFC 197 Fight Card: PPV Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Jones vs. Saint Preux

    After nearly 15 months, Jon Jones makes his long-awaited, much-anticipated return to the Octagon at UFC 197 in a match against Ovince Saint Preux for the interim light heavyweight title...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1,214 reads 0 comments

  9. UFC 197: Start Time, Prelim Live Stream Info and Full Fight Card Predictions

    The headlines for UFC 197 are all about the return of Jon Jones, but there's a lot more to this card than meets the eye...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 3,045 reads 4 comments

  10. UFC 197 Start Time: Full Card, TV Info, Live Stream, Jones vs. Saint Preux Picks

    Even if you aren't into the return of Jon Jones against Ovince Saint Preux, there's plenty to take in at UFC 197 . For starters, one of the UFC's most dominant champions will take on one of the few legitimate threats in his weight division...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 1,457 reads 1 comments

  11. Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux: Keys to Victory for Fighters at UFC 197

    Ovince Saint Preux has the opportunity of a lifetime on Saturday at UFC 197 . OSP will be facing the pound-for-pound best fighter in the world in former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 566 reads 0 comments

  12. UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones makes his return to the Octagon on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Jones will face Ovince Saint Preux ( OSP ) in the main event of UFC 197 ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 3,412 reads 1 comments

  13. UFC 197 Weigh-in Results: Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux Fight Card

    With all the talk of Conor McGregor and UFC 200, it's been easy to forget that two of the top pound-for-pound fighters today, and arguably the two greatest of all time, are set to face off on Saturday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 11,978 reads 8 comments

  14. Jones vs. Saint Preux: UFC 197 Odds, Predictions and Pre-Fight Twitter Hype

    It's impossible to know exactly what to expect when Jon Jones returns to the Octagon for the first time in 15 months at UFC 197 on Saturday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 2,241 reads 0 comments

  15. UFC 197: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    This Saturday in Las Vegas, former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will make his return to the Octagon. It's been almost a full year since Jones was arrested for a hit-and-run (h/t MMAJunkie ) and stripped of his title...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 1 month ago 31,852 reads 53 comments

  16. UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux Odds, Tickets, Predictions and Pre-Weigh-in Hype

    There are plenty of reasons to tune into UFC 197 , but the return of Jon Jones in the main event is chief among them...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 1,357 reads 3 comments

  17. The Complete Guide to UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux

    After 15 months on the sidelines due to his legal troubles , former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones finally returns to action Saturday night at UFC 197 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 13,316 reads 26 comments

  18. Anthony Pettis, Once Heir to UFC Greatness, Now Fights Just to Stay in the Mix

    Considering how things have gone lately, it’s easy to forget how good Anthony Pettis used to be. There was a time not so long ago when Pettis was largely regarded as the future of the lightweight division...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 15,949 reads 32 comments

  19. UFC 197: Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo, a Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The co-main event at UFC 197 on Saturday isn't getting much press, but it features arguably the pound-for-pound best fighter on the planet, Demetrious Johnson (23-2-1)...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 10,460 reads 13 comments

  20. UFC on Fox 19 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 197

    UFC on Fox 19 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC on Fox 19 Main Card Glover Teixeira def. Rashad Evans, knockout (Round 1, 1:48) Rose Namajunas def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 18,028 reads 69 comments

  21. Will Ring Rust Be a Factor for Jon Jones and Khabib Nurmagomedov?

    The long-awaited return of Khabib Nurmagomedov to action this Saturday and the reappearance of prodigal light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 197 on April 23 marks the end of long stretches of inactivity for both fighters...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 8,070 reads 23 comments

  22. The Question: Did UFC Make a Mistake Booking Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux?

    It’s a story that MMA fans have grown distressingly used to hearing—news of a hotly anticipated fight canceled at the 11th hour, followed immediately by the obligatory news of a short-notice replacement...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 92,863 reads 122 comments

  23. Jon Jones Will Fight Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 197

    Jon Jones will fight at UFC 197 —even though Daniel Cormier withdrew with an injury, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 month ago 22,107 reads 42 comments

  24. Watch: Jon Jones Already Back in the Gym Popping Pads After Jail

    Jon Jones just got out of jail, and it did not take him long to get back in the gym. Video of the former light heavyweight champ hitting pads with his striking coach has hit social media, and Jones seems to be as good as ever...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 40,490 reads 49 comments

  25. UR Fight 2016: Date, Start Time, Fight Card, TV Info, Live Stream, Predictions

    In what promises to be one of the most unique combat sports events of all time, UR Fight 2016 will feature competition across four different fighting platforms on Internet pay-per-view Sunday night...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 2,917 reads 0 comments