The UFC may want a brand new UFC gentle heavyweight champion.

Jon Jones, who has feuded with UFC President Dana White publicly over the previous couple of days, admitted Sunday night that he’s accomplished with the title.

In keeping with sources chatting with MMA Preventing’s Damon Martin on Sunday, Jones is ‘critical’ about vacating the sunshine heavyweight title after this public spat with White. The state of affairs continues to be evolving and cooler heads may ultimately prevail however for now Jones seems able to give up the belt he’s defended greater than another 205-pound fighter in UFC historical past.

The argument between Jones and White started over a attainable showdown between Jones and heavyweight star Francis Ngannou and what Jones needs to be paid for the potential conflict.

White claimed Jones needed $30 million for the battle in opposition to Ngannou, however Jones balked on the quantity, and steered on a number of events that the UFC launch him in the event that they didn’t take into account him to be that invaluable.

Jones even steered a brand new conflict for the sunshine heavyweight title between Dominick Reyes and Jan Blachowicz, and a attainable return date.

Within the above tweet, Jones refers to a superfight between himself and UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya.

He then despatched some parting tweets to his followers.

Jones final fought this previous February, profitable a detailed determination over Reyes at UFC 247.