The Nevada Athletic Commission says Jones tested positive for the main metabolite of cocaine, according to Yahoo Sports.
When it comes to the most active fighters in The UFC, they don’t get much busier that Saturday night’s UFC 182 co main event competitor, Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone.
Saturday night is set to be one of the best pay per view cards of the UFC’s year, as two titles will be defended. Anthony Pettis will defend his lightweight title against challenger Gilbert Melendez.
UFC fighters will wear uniforms made by Reebok next year after the promotion agreed to a sponsorship deal with the sports apparel company.
Cub Swanson is perfectly comfortable with being known as a “can’t miss” fighter when it comes to delivering excitement.
Benavidez still holds the #2 ranking in the division, and Saturday night he takes on Dustin Ortiz in a fight that could help him lay claim to a third title shot.
Friday in Australia, UFC middleweight contender Luke Rockhold takes on Michael Bisping in a main event that has title implications and serves to settle a feud that has been brewing for some time.
Chris Weidman will defend his middleweight title against Vitor Belfort, and Ronda Rousey will defend her bantamweight title against Cat Zingano at UFC 184 at Staples Center on Feb. 28.
UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has injured his right knee in training, forcing him out of his title defense against Fabricio Werdum on Nov. 15.
At first glance, one might think that the most controversial cast member of this season’s Ultimate Fighter would be veteran straw weight Felice Herrig.
Having fought three times already this year and riding a four fight win streak with four straight finishes, Cerrone is the living embodiment of an ‘anybody, any time, any place’ approach to fighting.
The 20th season of The UFC’s ‘Ultimate Fighter’ it’s the debut of the women’s 115 pound straw weight division, joining the 135 pound women led by champion Ronda Rousey.