September 18, 2020

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When will Jon Jones debut as a UFC heavyweight?

Jon Jones at the UFC 135 weigh-insJon Jones at the UFC 135 weigh-ins
Jon Jones at the UFC 135 weigh-ins

Though former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has long teased a move to heavyweight, it appears that he is serious this time.

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But when are we going to see Jones fight at heavyweight? White chimed in recently, but provided few answers.

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