Twenty-four-year-old UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones has an extreme challenge coming up on Sept. 24 when he defends his title against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson.
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson doesn’t put much stock in UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones’ win over a “rusty” Shogun. The two exchanged heated words at their UFC 135 press conference Tuesday.
Following a 2-2 stint at welterweight, TUF 5 winner Nate Diaz is moving back to the 155-pound division to take on former Pride lightweight champ Takanori Gomi at UFC 135 on Sept. 24 in Denver.
Pride and K-1 veteran Mark “The Super Samoan” Hunt (6-7) will face IFL veteran Ben Rothwell (31-7) at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colo., on Sept. 24.