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In an earlier report, Jon Jones has become the UFC’s interim light heavyweight champion at UFC 197 in Las Vegas after he defeated Ovince Saint Preux via unanimous decision. Jones was supposed to take a rematch with current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, however Cormier was forced to pull out of the bout with a reported injury. But things are getting great for Jones, reports said that Cormier has now medically cleared following an MRI on Monday. UFC president Dana White has confirmed the reports through an interview with ESPN’s Brett Okamoto. White also said that both fighters, Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones will headline UFC 200 this coming July. It’s a good news for Jon jones because he now get a chance to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight title in a showdown against current titleholder Daniel Cormier at UFC 200. Jones has defeated Cormier at UFC 182 by unanimous decision, but the UFC later stripped Jones of his title and suspended after Jones’ infamous hit-and-run incident. Both fighters were set to face off at UFC 197 before Cormier suffered a foot injury that ruled him out of the bout. Not only did white said that the rematch was imminent for UFC 200, but Cormier also asked Jones into staging a second fight in July as long as he’s cleared to compete.…show more content…
A rematch between Jones and Cormier would help reignite interest in UFC 200 that lost a lot of its lustre after McGregor's pulled from his main event. According to Fox Sports, White also emphasised that it looked as though Jones needed a warm-up clash before moving back into title
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