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Jon Jones retains UFC title after 5 round battle

Jon Jones retains UFC title after 5 round battle

Joshua Panas
Updated: February 08, 2020 11:49 PM
Created: February 08, 2020 11:46 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Jon Jones, who lives and trains in Albuquerque, retained his UFC light heavyweight championship belt Saturday night.

Jones defeated Dominick Reyes by unanimous decision at UFC 247 in Houston.

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After three close rounds, Jones dominated the fourth and fifth. The judges scored the bout 48-47, 48-47, 49-46. 

The win cemented Jones' legacy in mixed martial arts. He now has more victories than any other fighter in UFC championship fights.


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