UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage In-Depth PreviewPosted on September 13, 2011, 07:00 AM by Anton Gurevich
On September 24th, Jon "Bones" Jones (13-1) will step inside the Octagon as the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion for the first time in his career. The man standing against Jon Jones will be Quinton "Rampage" Jackson (32-8) - PRIDE legend and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. This fight will headline UFC 135 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, the city where it all began.
In the co-main event of the night, UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes will square off against the former UFC Welterweight title challenger Josh Koscheck (and not Diego Sanchez as pictured on the poster). The card will also include a Lightweight contest between Nate Diaz and Takanori Gomi, as well as the Heavyweight bouts between Ben Rothwell and Mark Hunt, and the unbeaten Travis Browne vs. Rob Broughton.
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view)
- Champ Jon Jones vs. Quinton "Rampage" Jackson (for light-heavyweight title)
- Matt Hughes vs. Josh Koscheck
- Rob Broughton vs. Travis Browne
- Nate Diaz vs. Takanori Gomi
- Mark Hunt vs. Ben Rothwell
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike TV)