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Chael Sonnen says Jon Jones will never realize what Sugar Ray Leonard did



Chael Sonnen faced Jon Jones in 2013 at UFC 159 with the lightweight title on the line. The fight lasted only one round as Jones successfully defended his title by KO / TKO on floor and down. the pound.

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Now, after 8 long years, the two have launched into a battle on Twitter by exchanging mean comments. Chael Sonnen addressed this issue on his YouTube channel while breaking down the story behind the feud.

‘The Bad Guy’ downplayed ‘Bones’ saying “Jon Jones, no matter how long he continues to fight at this point in his career, he will just never achieve what Sugar Ray Leonard has done – just as an example And Sugar Ray Leonard doesn’t live on it. a way in which he is revered and revered. people get out of his way.

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Sonnen went on and said, “So when I see this Jon, when this whole book is done and the last punch is thrown, which might already be there.” He could have already been tossed things just don’t improve. They move on to the next guy for the next better thing than the way the sport works. “

“Uncle Chael” compared him to Sugar Ray Leonard because he wanted to show Jon Jones isn’t the greatest. He tried to make it clear that people remember guys like Mohammed Ali because of the contribution they make both inside and outside the arena.

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – APRIL 2: UFC lightweight champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones interacts with the media during an open training session for fans and media at Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts and Fitness on April 2, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Aaron Sweet / Getty Images)

Although Jones has proven himself time and time again, he has been embroiled in controversies both inside and outside the Octagon.

How did the Twitter war start between Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen?

It all started on social media when the old UFC The lightweight champion shared a message on Twitter. Jones writes “I’m about to give birth to something great, something out of the ordinary.”

The tweet indirectly indicates that Jon Jones is considering something big with his career. “ Bones ” also posted photos on Instagram where he works out in the gym to gain muscle and get bigger. Giving birth to a rumor about the heavyweight move “Bones” to beat the current champion. Chael Sonnen read the tweet and trolled Jones with his own tweet.

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After seeing the troll, Jones got angry and exchanged trashy comments on Twitter. The two guys came and went, hurting each other. Until ‘Bones’ finally decides to remove all of his tweets from the argument.

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Do you think Jones is really planning to do something out of the ordinary?