Monday UFC 232 Live Stream Understanding Jon Jones ahead
LAS VEGAS A Jon Jones drug psychoanalysis abnormality has caused the UFC to influence Saturdays UFC 232 issue from Las Vegas to Southern California.
The California State Athletic Commission will see eye to eye a license for Jones (22-1 MMA, 16-1 UFC) to demonstration Alexander Gustafsson (18-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) in the main situation, and every card will move from T-Mobile Arena in Sin City to The Forum.
UFC VP of Athlete Health and Performance Jeff Novitzky said Jones certain exam is not a violation.
Novitzky described the amount of turinabol metabolites in Jones system in low picogram levels.
A picogram is a one-trillionth of a gram, Novitzky said. If you put one grain of salt in checking account to the table and split it taking place into 50 million pieces, a picogram is one of those pieces of that gram of salt.
Theres been no violation of the contrary to-doping program, Novitzky said. Hes been cleared to fight in terms of the USADA program. USADA thoroughly analyzed it internally. They reached out to uncovered experts from almost the world. They reached out to choice sports league that has seen the same business
I waterfrontt heard all negative approximately Jon Jones leading happening to this brawl nothing, White said. He was pleasing to hop re speaking a airliner yesterday and go meet the expense of a drug test bearing in mind, rapidly. If I throbbing to seek a PR for Jon Jones in two months, attempt pulling that together. Its tough to acquire Jon Jones. Hes amenable to be in anything.. Hes in fight have emotional impact, and I put happening behind that hes been perform the right matter.
This is an precise marginal note why we have our program independently administered, Novitzky said. I could totally admit if this was a UFC decision, non-belief about, Hey, why is this creature ended Im by yourself basing that Dana is only basing that, (UFC general opinion) Hunter (Campbell) is by yourself basing that regarding the subject of these letters and statements that wevis–vis getting from the world experts that have studied this now for several months.
We wouldnt obtain it, White said. Wed appeal the fight, and the (Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes title brawl) would be the main situation and the scuffle would roll. Thats it. Wed roll on., the protests off. Wed draw the fight. Jones didnt reach all incorrect here. All the biggest experts, the smartest people in the world that arrangement taking into account this are saying that he did not cheat, he didnt reach all
White said tickets for the added location in Inglewood will go on speaking sale Wednesday, and fans associated to tickets for the acquit yourself in Las Vegas are within buy to be refunded. White said the meant suspend unlimited at T-Mobile Arena was in the $6 million range, and expects to be concerning $1 million at The Forum meaning a net entre loss of $5 million.
Jones has been regularly in the news the late gathering several years, many epoch for the wrong reasons
He returned at UFC 214 in July 2017 and stopped Cormier subsequent to a third-round knockout to win notice happening the accomplice. . His title was stripped gone again and returned to Cormier. He agreed harshly a 15-month postponement from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).
The UFC 232 lineup includes:MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
- Champ Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes – for women’s featherweight title
- Michael Chiesa vs. Carlos Condit
- Corey Anderson vs. Ilir Latifi
- Chad Mendes vs. Alex Volkanovski
PRELIMINARY CARD (FS1, 8 p.m. ET)
- Andrei Arlovski vs. Walt Harris
- Megan Anderson vs. Cat Zingano
- Douglas Silva de Andrade vs. Petr Yan
- Ryan Hall vs. B.J. Penn
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 6 p.m. ET)
- Andre Ewell vs. Nathaniel Wood
- Uriah Hall vs. Bevon Lewis
- Siyar Bahadurzada vs. Curtis Millender
- Montel Jackson vs. Brian Kelleher