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Jon Jones Is Not Interested in Moving to Heavyweight to Face Daniel Cormier

August 13, 2019 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
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– Jon Jones says he’ll likely move to heavyweight eventually, but not any time soon, and not for Daniel Cormier. Jones, who is the UFC light heavyweight champion, took to Twitter ahead of Cormier’s fight with Stipe Miocic at UFC 241 this weekend to explain why a third fight between the two is unlikely to materialize. You can see his posts below.

Jones and Cormier have been inextricably linked to each other over the last several years, having fought twice. Jones won the first fight, and the second fight was initially his before a failed drug test saw it get overturned to a no-context. Cormier, never one to let the situation lie, took to his own Twitter account to get the last word in: