UFC gentle heavyweight champion Jon Jones has no scarcity of haters, doubters, and rivals. Of all his enemies, nonetheless, he appears to dislike Colby Covington essentially the most.
On Sunday night time, Jones took a while to work together together with his followers on Twitter. One fan requested Jones who he dislikes essentially the most out of Colby Covington, Israel Adesanya, Daniel Cormier and Dillon Danis.
He didn’t depart any doubt.
Oh simply Colby, DC occurred already and the opposite two simply appear to actually benefit from the consideration. https://t.co/Ovf1NK0xpc
— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) Might 4, 2020
“Oh simply Colby, DC occurred already and the opposite two simply appear to actually benefit from the consideration,” Jones wrote.
As Jones suggests, he’s already fought Cormier. The pair have shared the cage twice beforehand: as soon as in 2015, and as soon as in 2017. Within the first battle, Jones defeated Cormier by choice. Within the second, Jones ended the battle through TKO, however the consequence was later overturned when he failed a drug check. Whereas the pair as soon as stood out as essentially the most heated rivals in MMA, their relationship appears to have improved a bit not too long ago.
Jones’ beef with Adesanya and Danis, then again, has to date been confined to trash speak on social media and in interviews. Adesanya has often expressed curiosity in a future gentle heavyweight battle with Jones, whereas Danis has known as for a grappling match with the UFC champ.
Jones’ beef with Covington has additionally been restricted to trash speak, however the pair’s mutual animosity has an additional layer to it, as they had been truly roommates in school.
Are you shocked to listen to Jon Jones admit that he dislikes Colby Covington greater than Daniel Cormier, Dillon Danis or Israel Adesanya?
This text first appeared on BJPENN.com on 5/4/2020.