Relive Jon Jones winning UFC gold by stopping Shogun Rua in 2011


On this date — March 19 — in 2011, Jon Jones became the UFC light heavyweight champion of the world when he defeated Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at UFC 128.  Jones has gone on to be considered the greatest mixed martial artist in UFC history and sits atop the pound-for-pound rankings still today.  


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