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Jon Jones Has Successful Knee Surgery

Posted on by MMAWeekly.com Staff

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones went under the knife on Thursday in Los Angeles to repair a torn meniscus.

Jones tweeted that he was nervous about being put under prior to the procedure.

The 27-year-old champion injured his knee while preparing to face Daniel Cormier at UFC 178 on Sept. 27. The fight has since been pushed back to UFC 182 on Jan. 3.

SEE ALSO: Jon Jones Out of UFC 178 with Injury

Jones posted a video on Instagram following the surgery.

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