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Jon Jones Tells Chael Sonnen To “Bring It” At UFC 159

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had a few more words for Chael Sonnen this time around, as “Bones” appeared on UFC Tonight Tuesday. The two will meet at UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen later this month.

After appearing together at The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale over the weekend, Jones was a little more open on the show in regards to talking up the fight.

“I realize through experience that talking trash does nothing for the fight,” Jones said.

As far as a response to Sonnen, he simply added, “Chael’s doing what he does best. He’s promoting a fight and I’m going to let him do it.

Jones, though, did have a simple statement to offer in regards to his challenger. With a win, he would tie Tito Ortiz with five successful defenses of the 205-pound title.

“I’d tell him to bring it,” he said. “Bring your best. I hope you’re having a great camp and I hope you’re healthy and I’m excited for this awesome challenge.”