Featuring the long-awaited return of all-time great former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, tonight’s (Sat., April 23, 2016) UFC 197 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, is nearly in the books.
Jones took on Ovince St. Preux for the interim belt in the main event after his archrival and champion Daniel Cormier was forced out with a leg injury.
In the co-main event Demetrious Johnson went for an unprecedented eighth straight 125-pound title defense against Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo, while Anthony Pettis took on Edson Barboza in a pivotal lightweight bout.
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