Rashad Evans says he will rematch Jon Jones in the future

Rashad Evans says he will rematch Jon Jones in the future


Former UFC Light Heavyweight champion, Rashad Evans, looked back at his performance against Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 145 in Atlanta, Georgia. Evans spoke about his mistakes during the fight, revealing that he hurt his leg in Round 2. When answering on a question about his animosity towards Jones, Evans admitted it’s still there, claiming that he knows there will be a rematch in the future.

Further Reading: Full UFC 145 Results

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  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/UnderdogGreatness UnderdogGreatness

    I truly respect Rashad for his heart and for being tenacious, but my only question is: why would he want to get a rematch from Jones in the future?

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/grandslam grandslam

    even if there is a rematch in the future I don’t see a different outcome. I think Rashad is an awesome fighter but Jon Jones is on a different level altogether.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/xmurderer x murderer

    because its job to try to be a champion…?

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/highkick12 highkick12

    maybe he will. but jones will improve more than rashad and the result will be no different, no wait, it will be a little different in that jones will finish him next time.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/DavidSaucier David Saucier

    Evans needs to drop to MW

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Entity Entity

    11.5 inch reach advantage and 6 inches in height. Jones still coudnt finish him Sure Jones won, but I wasnt impressed by eithers performance. Jones made a few big mistakes and Rashad failed to capitalize on them.. Rashad wasnt in shape or simply ring rust IDK.
    Oh well Picked Jones but wanted Rashad to nail him.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/RoryKernaghan Rory Kernaghan

    clearly james toney is the man for the job

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/ReignDropz ReignDropz

    It’s actually a 5″ height difference and 9.5″ reach advantage.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/KeithFarrell KeithFarrell

    I love Rashad Evans but don’t really ever see him beating Jones but he took his loss like a champ and he should be proud of himself.

    If he stays at LHW he will probably be in the top 5 for a long time but I would love to see him move down to MW, if he can make the cut he would be a machine and definitely have title chances (especially if Silva retires in next couple of years).

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/JTalbain JTalbain

    That physical difference kinda makes me wonder how anyone feels Hendo has a chance in hell of beating Jones. The H-Bomb hits hard, but holy hell that’s a lot of ground to cover with it.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/JTalbain JTalbain

    I’d actually like to see a rematch between him and Bisping, due to their controversial split decision. I think he’d be a good fight for Sonnen or Silva too.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/M1_Global_Gangsta M1_Global_Gangsta

    I still think Lyoto is the only one who could defeat Jones.
    Hend owill get destroy as well (im happy about it)

    Or Fedor would beat Jones easily as well

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/BruceLee Bruce Lee

    You almost had me there. I had my finger on the “sharp” trigger until I got to the last line… 😛

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/BruceLee Bruce Lee

    I think Entity meant his penis

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Entity Entity

    Everytime you slam Hendo the LHW for KOing Fedor the HW you get a “weak” but you knew that. 8))

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Entity Entity

    yea, but we always know what the last line is Bruce lol

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Entity Entity

    11.5….no, I dont even wish it was that long! 8P

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/silvaisking2321 silvaisking2321

    i still want the super fight silva vs jones