VIDEO: T-Mobile Arena accidentally announces Jon Jones vs Ciryl Gane for UFC 285

UFC 285: UFC News: Jon Jones and Ciryl Gane are expected to lock horns in the main event of UFC 285 for…

VIDEO: T-Mobile Arena accidentally announces Jon Jones vs Ciryl Gane for UFC 285
VIDEO: T-Mobile Arena accidentally announces Jon Jones vs Ciryl Gane for UFC 285

UFC 285: UFC News: Jon Jones and Ciryl Gane are expected to lock horns in the main event of UFC 285 for the heavyweight title, which is yet to be announced officially by the promotion. However, fans got access to the information after T-Mobile Arena accidentally broke the news out. Follow UFC News Updates with InsideSport.IN.

UFC has officially declared its next two Pay-Per-view headliners as of now. Glover Teixeira and Jamahal Hill will clash for the vacant light heavyweight strap at UFC 283 while Alexander Volkanovski will challenge Islam Makhachev for the lightweight gold at UFC 284.

Meanwhile, T-Mobile Arena has already cited Jon Jones vs Ciryl Gane as the heavyweight headliner for UFC 285, which shall take place in March in Las Vegas, Nevada. Here’s a look at T-Mobile Arena’s video.

 

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has also announced the fight verbally. In video footage, he was spotted validating the heavyweight championship fight between him and Ciryl Gane, which leaves several questions on current champion Francis Ngannou’s future in the promotion.

Jon Jones said, “I am just few weeks out from my first heavyweight championship against Ciryl Gane. So, few more days.”

There were massive speculations going on regarding Jon Jones’ UFC future and potential heavyweight move. Several people even predicted that we will never see ‘Bones’ in a UFC fight ever again. However, it seems that Jon Jones isn’t done fighting and has sighted UFC heavyweight championship as his next achievement.

Although the heavyweight category is full of A-listed opponents, with Ciryl Gane being one of them, Jones’ entry will clearly be alarming for every other contender available.

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 Jon Jones hasn’t fought for over two years

Jon Jones appeared last in February 2020 when he took on Dominick Reyes. ‘Bones’ didn’t look as dominant as he was supposed to and many fans considered it to be a fight that should have gone in Reyes’ favor. Following the outcome, Jon Jones exited the light heavyweight category.

VIDEO: T-Mobile Arena accidentally announces Jon Jones vs Ciryl Gane for UFC 285

VIDEO: T-Mobile Arena accidentally announces Jon Jones vs Ciryl Gane for UFC 285

VIDEO: T-Mobile Arena accidentally announces Jon Jones vs Ciryl Gane for UFC 285

Despite several statements and announcements, he hasn’t made his debut in the heavyweight category yet. From Stipe Miocic to Francis Ngannou, several potential opponents were pitched to bring back Jones. Amidst so many names, Ciryl Gane seems to have made his way to facing the light heavyweight legend as a heavyweight.

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