UFC 239 comes in the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday, July 6th. In regards just two title defenses in the set of fighters that have revealed unprecedented dominance inside the corners of their game.
The principal event comprises the active Jon Jones, who’ll look to shield his UFC light heavyweight belt to the next time; because reclaiming the name in a bout with Alexander Gustafsson this past year. Jones’ challenger this time around is formerly named Thiago’Marreta’ Santos. The Brazilian earned his shot ‘Bones’ after probate his way to success at the initial three 205 lb struggles of his UFC career (versus Eryk Anders, Jimi Manuwa, and Jan Blachowicz).
Jon Jones (24-1 1 NC, fighting from Albuquerque, New Mexico) returns into the T-Mobile Arena for the second time in 2019 trying to further expand his album wins in UFC light heavyweight history. He’s 16 wins through stoppage (10 KOs, 6 submissions).
He’s 15-0-1 in his past 16 fights, has 8 post-fight bonuses in his profession, also retains noteworthy wins over Daniel Cormier, Alexander Gustafsson (double ), Vitor Belfort, Rashad Evans and Shogun Rua.
Thiago Santos (21-6, fighting from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) intends to stay undefeated at light heavyweight when he tries to be the first guy to dethrone the winner Jon Jones. He’s No. 2-ranked UFC light heavyweight competition, has 15 wins through knockout, 5 initial round endings, and seven post-fight bonuses in his livelihood.
American Jones has held that the UFC light-heavyweight Championship since hammering Alexander Gustafsson by TKO past December and defended the belt in UFC 235 using a points win over Anthony Smith.
He moves up against Brazilian slugger Santos, called The Sledgehammer, that has been exceptionally impressive since stepping up from middleweight.