Jon Jones Confirms UFC Return Date & Vows ‘Pure Domination’

Jones has been uninvolved since his last excursion against Dominick Reyes at UFC 247 in Feb. 2020. The previous light heavyweight ruler had a prevailing run at the top, acquiring a record 15 title sessions. Before Reyes, J

Following the two razor-slim triumphs that some contend might have gone in any case, Jones declared his choice to leave the 205 lb division and move up a weight class to heavyweight.

He circled back to another tweet announcing his arrangements: "My objective, my fantasy is to have my most memorable heavyweight title battle seem to be my most memorable light heavyweight title battle. Unadulterated mastery."

Jones' most memorable title battle came against previous light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at UFC 128 in Mar. 2011. On that evening, the 35-year-old Albuquerque local turned into the most youthful ever UFC champion, a record he actually holds right up to the present day after over 10 years.

Jones at first got connected to a possible excursion with the prevailing heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou. In any case, all talks flamed out after organization president Dana White guaranteed that "Bones" was requesting "Deontay Wilder cash,"

In the mean time, Ngannou engaged in a public quarrel with the advancement over agreement questions and pay issues too. He as of late uncovered that he missed out on more than 1,000,000 bucks from an intrigued crypto support as a result of the UFC's limitations on contender sponsorships inside the octagon alongside their own organization with a contending brand, Crypto.com.

Ngannou decided not to re-sign and finished the keep going battle on his agreement. Having shielded his belt against Ciryl Gane in Jan. at UFC 270, the boss would see his arrangement get a programmed expansion of a year after which he might decide to leave the UFC.