Jon Jones

Info & Stats: UFC Light Heavyweight Champion

All Topics: UFC 172 | His breakfast this morning | Being about 10 pounds overweight right now | Gains a ton of weight after weigh-ins usually | A little arrogance is alright | Glover Teixeira game plan | Confidence | Teixeira strengths | Studied Teixeira | This camp being different for him | Not giving his all in preparation for Alexander Gustafsson | Learning a lesson against Gustafsson | Some saying he didn’t win the Gustafsson fight | He won the Gustafsson fight fair and square | His long term motivations | Only 26 years old | Would like to be done with fighting in my early 30s

Apr 23rd 2014

Jon on how much longer he plans on competing: “I’d like to be done with fighting in my early 30s.”

Sep 18th 2013

All Topics:  UFC 165 vs. Alexander Gustafsson | Not worried about Gustafsson | Has studied Gustafsson a lot | Sixth title defense if he wins Saturday | Thinks he will finish Gustafsson before the championship rounds start | Cutting weight | First feast after the fight | Moving up to heavyweight is defiantly in the cards | Glover Teixeira or Daniel Cormier next? | Daniel Cormier defiantly won’t get a title fight | Wants Cormier to lose the weight, earn a title fight and then beat him | Backlash this season | Fighting Chael Sonnen | A lot of great athletes are hated | Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman | Thinks Anderson got too comfortable | Starting to look past Floyd Mayweather’s antics | Floyd’s respect | Thinks you can retire on top | Doesn’t see himself fighting for 10 years | Boxing match with a Klitschko brother |

Jon on Daniel Cormier: “I just don’t respect him at all.”

Apr 18, 2012:

Jon on how much he’s improved as a fighter since training with Rashad Evans: “I don’t think he will be prepared for my new found strength.”

Sep 28, 2011:

Jon’s feeling when he finished Rampage Jackson at UFC 135: “It felt every inch of great, that I thought it would.”

Mar 25, 2011:

Topics: Victory in UFC 128 | What the last week has been like | Doing more media stuff | Being home and around family has felt great | Loves doing stuff with the media now that he is the champ | Hearing the hype about himself | Still learning the sport | Trying to live up to the expectations | Began training 3 years ago | Did not expect to make it this far so quickly | Not being afraid of success when the opportunity comes | Fight against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua | 102 strikes to 11 | Good Samaritan story about helping a woman who was robbed during a meditation session 2 hours before his fight


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