Jon Jones Silences Critics Over Heavyweight Physique Ahead of UFC 285 Showdown Against Ciryl Gane

Photo: Instagram/Jon Jones 

Jon Jones, widely regarded as one of the greatest fighters in UFC history, made headlines in 2021 when he announced his return to the octagon and revealed his plans to compete in the heavyweight division.

In preparation for his comeback, Jones underwent significant physical transformations, which drew criticism from some fans and pundits.

However, Jones hit back at his detractors, stating that he was happy with his current physique and that he was confident in his abilities.

Photo: Instagram/Jon Jones 

He also expressed his desire to be compensated fairly for his skills and success in the sport.

After multiple delays, Jones is now scheduled to fight Ciryl Gane for the vacant UFC heavyweight title at UFC 285 in March.

This announcement was accompanied by the news that Jones had signed an eight-fight deal with the UFC.

Jones has been hinting at a move to the heavyweight division since 2012, generating intense anticipation and scrutiny around his physical appearance.

The wait finally ended when the UFC released pre-fight portraits showcasing Jones' new build.

Despite the criticism, Jones has been looking sharp in training videos ahead of his upcoming fight.

Fans and pundits alike are eagerly awaiting the outcome of the much-anticipated showdown between Jones and Gane.

Jones' return to the octagon has been one of the most highly anticipated events in the world of combat sports, and his move to the heavyweight division has only added to the excitement.

Regardless of the outcome of his fight against Gane, Jones' legacy in the sport is already secure, and he will undoubtedly continue to be a major draw for fans and the UFC.

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