• Sat. Oct 24th, 2020

Jan Blachowicz Calls out Jon Jones After UFC 253 Pick vs. Dominick Reyes

Jan Blachowicz Calls out Jon Jones After UFC 253 Pick vs. Dominick Reyes
Jan Blachowicz, right, reacts after knocking out Luke Rockhold during the second round of their light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 239, Saturday, July 6, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Eric Jamison)

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Jan Blachowicz won the vacant UFC light heavyweight championship Saturday evening. Now he has his eyes insist on the man who frail to lift the belt.

Blachowicz called out Jon Jones in his submit-match interview following his TKO secure over Dominick Reyes at UFC 253.

“Jon Jones, where are you? Develop not be a quitter. I’m right here, right here is how we enact it in Poland. I’m eager for you,” Blachowicz acknowledged.

Jones defeated Reyes at UFC 247 in February however vacated the championship closing month after being unable to advance motivate to phrases on a contract for his subsequent bout. The sunshine heavyweight story teased a return on Twitter following Blachowicz’s victory.

“Would you guys be pissed off if I went motivate and grabbed my belt right rapidly?” Jones tweeted.

Blachowicz has won his closing four fights to reach the head of his sport at age 37. He’s regarded as one of many few light heavyweight stars who has never stood toe-to-toe with Jones. 

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