UFC 239: Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos – Check Out The “Who’s The Baddest” Promo
The UFC has shared out a new promo for the upcoming bout between Jon Jones and Thiago Santos, which features the light-heavyweights in their "baddest" moments.
Jon Jones is a considerable favorite to defend the light-heavyweight title at UFC 239 next month. But, you wouldn’t really know that based off the new promo the company’s shared out.
Jones will battle Thiago Santos at the July 6th card, and while there’s no denying that the latter is ridiculously dangerous, the consensus is that Jones’ comprehensive game will win out. Jones is currently the favorite to win the contest with odds ranging from -555 to -700.
UFC 239 will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada (line-up via MMA Mania).
UFC 239 Main Card on PPV (10 p.m. ET):
205 lbs.: UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos
135 lbs.: UFC Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes vs. Holly Holm
170 lbs.: Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal
205 lbs.: Jan Blachowicz vs. Luke Rockhold
170 lbs.: Michael Chiesa vs. Diego Sanchez
UFC 239 Prelims on ESPN (8 p.m. ET):
145 lbs.: Arnold Allen vs. Gilbert Melendez
135 lbs.: Marlon Vera vs. TBA
115 lbs.: Claudia Gadelha vs. Randa Markos
135 lbs.: Alejandro Perez vs. Song Yadong
UFC 239 Prelims on ESPN+ (6 p.m. ET):
185 lbs.: Jack Marshman vs. Edmen Shahbazyan
170 lbs.: Ismail Naurdiev vs. Chance Rencountre
135 lbs.: Julia Avila vs. Pannie Kianzad