• UFC Fighter Jon Jones Suspended 15 Months by USADA for Doping Violation

    1 month ago - By SI

    Jones's suspension is retroactive to July 2017. He will be eligible to return in late October.
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  • Former UFC champ Jon Jones eligible to return Oct. 28

    1 month ago - By Review Journal

    Former UFC champion Jon Jones received a 15-month suspension from an arbitrator for his failed drug test in July 2017, the second of his otherwise illustrious career.
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  • UFC's Jones suspended 15 months by USADA; can return in fall

    UFC's Jones suspended 15 months by USADA; can return in fall

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    LOS ANGELES - Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is eligible to return to competition by late October after completing a 15-month suspension for a doping violation. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Wednesday announced the length of Jones' ban for his second violation of the UFC's anti-doping policy. He has been suspended since...
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  • Jon Jones receives 15-month suspension for second failed drug test; eligible to fight Oct. 28

    Jon Jones receives 15-month suspension for second failed drug test; eligible to fight Oct. 28

    1 month ago - By Sporting News

    Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will be available to fight at UFC 230 in early November..
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  • Jon Jones is cleared to return from suspension

    1 month ago - By Los Angeles Times

    Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones was cleared by an independent arbitrator Wednesday to resume his career following a 15-month suspension that will end in late October, according to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Jones had hoped to be included on the Nov. 3 card at Madison Square Garden,...
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  • Daniel Cormier dismisses Jon Jones trilogy, tells USADA not to visit anymore

    Daniel Cormier dismisses Jon Jones trilogy, tells USADA not to visit anymore

    1 month ago - By MMAjunkie

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    It didn't take long for dual-UFC champ Daniel Cormier to offer an opinion on Jon Jones ' 15-month suspension, which was announced today by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency .
    Cormier , who was Jones' (22-1 MMA, opponent at UFC 214 in July 2017 when “Bones” flunked his drug test, hosted tonight's episode of “UFC Tonight” on FS1, which aired just minutes after it was announced Jones had reached an arbitration decision with USADA that will allow him to return as of Oct. 28.
    Related Jon Jones releases statement after USADA suspension: 'Comeback...
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  • UFC's Jones suspended 15 months by USADA; can return in fall

    1 month ago - By National Post

    LOS ANGELES - Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones should be eligible to fight by late October after completing a 15-month suspension for a doping violation.
    The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Wednesday announced the length of Jones' ban for his second violation of the UFC's anti-doping policy.
    The decision means the 31-year-old Jones could even fight at UFC 230 in New York on Nov. 3, if the UFC decides to book his comeback bout on that card.
    Jones is widely considered the best pound-for-pound mixed martial artist in the world, but he has repeatedly sabotaged his own career.
    He...
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  • Jon Jones releases statement after USADA suspension: 'Comeback season begins now'

    1 month ago - By MMAjunkie

    Jon Jones has released a statement on his suspension announcement after reaching arbitration with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency .
    Jones , the former UFC light heavyweight champion, failed a drug test in July 2017 around the time of his UFC 214 fight with Daniel Cormier. He's been dealing with the issue for more than a year, but today it was announced he reached an agreement with USADA and is eligible to return on Oct. 28.
    Not long after the decision was announced, Jones published a statement on social media expressing his gratitude to his supports and excitement to get back in the cage to...
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  • Jon Jones receives retroactive 15-month USADA suspension, eligible for UFC return in 2018

    1 month ago - By CBS Sports

    Jones will likely return to the Octagon before the year comes to a close
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  • Twitter reacts to Jon Jones' USADA suspension, possible UFC 230 return

    Twitter reacts to Jon Jones' USADA suspension, possible UFC 230 return

    1 month ago - By MMAjunkie

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    Former UFC champ Jon Jones finally had his future unveiled today when it was announced he'd agreed to a 15-month suspension with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency after going through arbitration.
    Jones failed a drug test around the time of his UFC 214 bout with Daniel Cormier in July 2017. It was his second incident involving a doping violation, but “Bones” managed to find a way to get less time than many expected and is cleared to fight Oct. 28, which is just days before UFC 230 in New York City on Nov. 3.
    The timing of the announcement caused...
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  • UFC's Jones suspended but could return in Oct

    1 month ago - By ESPN

    UFC's Jon Jones was suspended 15 months by USADA, but he could be eligible to return to competition by Oct. 28.
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  • Jon Jones gets 15-month USADA suspension after arbitration, eligible for UFC return Oct. 28

    Jon Jones gets 15-month USADA suspension after arbitration, eligible for UFC return Oct. 28

    1 month ago - By MMAjunkie

    Jon Jones is eligible to come back to the UFC, and sooner than many expected.
    The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Wednesday night announced the former UFC light heavyweight champion has received a 15-month suspension for his second anti-doping offense, clearing the way for a potential octagon return at UFC 230.
    Jones, 31, faced up to a four-year term when he tested positive for turinabol after his rematch against current champ Daniel Cormier at UFC 214. The California State Athletic Commission subsequently revoked his license and issued a hefty fine, leading the UFC to strip him of the title he...
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  • Jon Jones Given 15-Month UFC Suspension After USADA Arbitration Case

    1 month ago - By Bleacher Report

    The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency issued a 15-month sentence to light heavyweight star Jon Jones, MMA Fighting's Marc Raimondi reported Wednesday...
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