Jon Jones retains his title against Swedish fighter Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in 2013. Photo: TNSJon Jones retains his title against Swedish fighter Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in 2013. Photo: TNS
Jon Jones retains his title against Swedish fighter Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in 2013. Photo: TNS
Andrew McNicol
Opinion

Opinion

The Takedown by Andrew McNicol

UFC 247: Jon Jones’ pound-for-pound No 1 status under threat with Khabib Nurmagomedov lurking

  • Jones’ display against Dominick Reyes is more evidence of a plateau as new-gen light heavyweights finally catch up
  • Khabib is likely to topple the legendary ‘Bones’ should he beat Tony Ferguson in April

Jon Jones retains his title against Swedish fighter Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in 2013. Photo: TNSJon Jones retains his title against Swedish fighter Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in 2013. Photo: TNS
Jon Jones retains his title against Swedish fighter Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in 2013. Photo: TNS
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