According to most specialists, Jon Jones is one among, if not, one of the best MMA fighter of all-time. Just just a few months in the past, Jones was overtly vital of the UFC and president Dana White for not correctly compensating fighters. There has been hypothesis about him strolling away from the promotion. Jones posted a few tweets about his future following the Daniel Cormier-Stipe Miocic struggle, and Joe Rogan thinks there are some terrified fighters within the UFC.
Jon Jones and his fallout with UFC
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Jon Jones final fought in February at UFC 247 when he gained in a five-round unanimous choice over Dominick Reyes. After the struggle, negotiations began behind the scenes on a superfight between Jones and heavyweight Francis Ngannou. In early June, Jones let the entire world know concerning the negotiations and the way that they had damaged down in an expletive-filled Twitter tirade.
“Everything was good until I asked for a piece of the pie.. ufc totally comfortable with me taking concussions for over a decade but asking for generational wealth. Get the f–k out of here.”
It was yet one more criticism the champion levied towards the UFC and president Dana White. Just days earlier than, he went on one other Twitter spell, speaking about how he had not been compensated appropriately throughout his tenure with the promotion—a criticism different fighters have made as effectively.
All of it mixed added as much as Jones telling White he was prepared to depart the UFC and go to a different promotion or retire.
Jon Jones working in group
Many within the UFC group questioned if Jon Jones was honest and actually stepped away, what he would do subsequent. While he hasn’t been preventing within the octagon since February, he has been preventing for his group.
Jones has been serving to out in his hometown with the C.A.R.E. Project, which is a bunch of native New Mexicans supporting group, native business, and peaceable protest. Jones and a number of other others created the group to assist the group clear up downtown Albuquerque following riots within the space.
In May, when protests and demonstrations turned violent, and looters and vandals started descending on American cities, Jones stepped in and intervened in an incident in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Jones posted a video to his Instagram account displaying the confrontation he had with two males who he described as “destroying our cities.”
“Is this sh*t even about George Floyd anymore?!? Why the f–k are you punk ass teenagers destroying our cities!??,” Jones wrote. “As a young black man trust me I’m frustrated as well but this is not the way, we are starting to make a bad situation worse. If you really got love for your city (505), protect your s–t. All you old heads need to speak up, call your young family members and tell them to come home tonight.”
Joe Rogan says Jones as heavyweight is horrifying thought
While Jon Jones has remained quiet on the UFC entrance currently, he ended his silence instantly following Stipe Miocic’s victory over Daniel Cormier. Jones took to Twitter and shared his ideas.
“Heavyweight world championships I will be seeing you real soon. Victorious,” he wrote. A couple of minutes later, he added extra gasoline to the hypothesis fireplace. “Avoid Stipe’s right hand, I’m too fast, I’ll be too strong when the time is right and have way too much energy. Soon and very soon I’ll be considered the baddest man on this planet.”
Joe Rogan and firm have been discussing Miocic’s future opponents in a post-fight evaluation when offered with the most recent Jones’ tweets. Rogan had some fascinating ideas of his personal.
“Jon Jones, no doubt, is the best combine martial arts fighter I’ve ever seen. What he’s been in a position to do with the sunshine heavyweight division, and simply go undefeated towards the cream of the crop for thus lengthy, you’ve gotta assume the subsequent step is transferring as much as heavyweight. Because you don’t actually see an enormous problem for him now at gentle heavyweight.
“Nothing is going to get his juices flowing the way the opportunity to become the UFC heavyweight champion of the world would. I think if you watch John on Instagram, what you see is a lot of weight lifting. A lot of dead lifts. A lot of squats. He’s putting some meat on those skinny legs. And Jon Jones at heavyweight is a terrifying prospect for a lot of human beings. And I wanna see it.”
All UFC followers wish to see Jon Jones again within the octagon. Whether it’s Miocic, or Ngannou, Dana White, who’s been on a very good run currently of nailing down some top-flight playing cards, ought to pull the set off, pay Jones what he deserves, and make a Jones heavyweight struggle occur.