Video: Jon Jones Suffers Huge Gash Over Eye, Requiring Stitches as UFC 178 Nears

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones suffered a cut over his left eye that required several stitches.

The champ posted a video to his Instagram account on Thursday revealing the cut, and showing it being stitched up, although he refrained from explaining how or when the cut occurred.

Jones gave no indication that the cut would affect his availability for his upcoming title defense against Daniel Cormier, which is slated for Sept. 27 at UFC 178 in Las Vegas.

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