Stories tagged: Jon Jones
Fri., April 7, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
Jon Jones as confident as ever while serving latest UFC ban
Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may have lost a year of his career because of a doping ban. He’s not lost his familiar bluster. Jones referred to himself …
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
UFC’s Jon Jones gets 1-year doping suspension
UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will serve a doping ban until next July after an arbitration panel denied his appeal of a positive test.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 6:54 p.m.
UFC replaces nixed McGregor fight with Jones-Cormier rematch
UFC is replacing its canceled Conor McGregor fight for another rematch, Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier for the light heavyweight title at UFC 200.
Sat., April 23, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Jon Jones unanimously outpoints Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 197
Jon Jones unanimously outpointed Ovince Saint Preux on Saturday night at UFC 197 to take the interim light heavyweight title in his return to the octagon.
Wed., April 29, 2015
Jon Jones stripped of UFC title, suspended
Jon Jones has been stripped of his UFC light heavyweight title and suspended indefinitely following his arrest in New Mexico on a hit-and-run that police say left a pregnant woman …
Wed., Aug. 13, 2014
In brief: Stewart could still face criminal charges
Motor sports: Tony Stewart could still face criminal charges for running down Kevin Ward Jr. with his sprint car, even if the three-time NASCAR champion didn’t mean to kill Ward, …
Sun., April 27, 2014
Jon Jones pounds way to unanimous MMA decision
BALTIMORE – Jon Jones punished Glover Teixeira for five rounds and won a unanimous decision Saturday night at UFC 172, successfully defending his light heavyweight championship for the seventh straight …
Sat., April 26, 2014
Jon Jones ready for latest light heavyweight challenge
Jon Jones went from pound-for-pound the best fighter inside the octagon to just plain pounded. Jones took a beating, the worst one of his record reign, in a bout against …
Mon., Nov. 21, 2011
State, landowners work together to clean up Little Spokane River
Gary Verbrugge is converting an old cow pasture along the Little Spokane River into a thriving wetland. Over the past three years, he and others have planted about 15,000 seedlings …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2011
Jones attempts to defend UFC title vs. Rampage Jackson
DENVER – Before he even stepped into the ring, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson was already landing punches. Only, these were mental jabs aimed at defending champion Jon “Bones” Jones.