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18 Jun 2016

Jon Jones vs Daniel cormier : UFC 200 is a historic pay-per-view (PPV) event set for T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Sat., July 9, 2016.

Jones vs Cormier live stream

Reigning UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was originally scheduled to headline the event; however, a dispute over promotional responsibilities forced him off the card (more on that here).

In response, company officials recently announced that Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones will now attempt to fill the gaping "Notorious" void in "Sin City" this summer. Let's see how the rest of the UFC 200 card is shaping up in the embedded video above.

That's just the tip of the proverbial iceberg, as UFC President Dana White told the mixed martial arts (MMA) media that he wasn't done adding big names. cormier vs jones to the UFC 200 line up. While a return from Georges St-Pierre seems unlikely, Nate Diaz is still loosely attached to the card (for now) and Holly Holm is sitting at home with nothing to do.

Jones beat Cormier by unanimous decision the last time they met in January 2015, but a lot has changed since that fight took place.

The two rivals were supposed to meet at UFC 197 but Cormier suffered a shin injury that forced him out of the fight.

Now the long awaited rematch is set for July 9 following Cormier's recovery from the leg injury as well as Jones walking away unscathed from his last fight against Saint Preux.

Jones and Cormier may be involved in one of the most heated rivalries in the history of the sport.

Jones had to sit out for almost 16 months due to a hit-and-run accident last year that nearly put an end to his career. Meanwhile, Cormier went onto win the title vacated by Jones in his absence before defending the belt against Alexander Gustafsson this past October.

Jones vs Cormier have been champing at the bit to fight each other and now they will get the chance as part of one of the biggest cards of the year at UFC 200.

Jones vs Cormier 2 becomes the third title fight taking place at UFC 200 in addition to Miesha Tate facing Amanda Nunes as well as Jose Aldo against Frankie Edgar for the interim featherweight title.


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