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Jon Jones reclaimed the UFC light heavyweight title with a third-round TKO over rival Daniel Cormier in one of the promotion’s most anticipated matchups ever.

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Jones traded even blows with the shorter, older Cormier throughout the first two rounds before staggering the former Olympic wrestler with a kick and ending his two-year reign atop the division midway through the third round with a frightening number of blows. It was Jones’s first bout since returning from a one-year doping ban, and the pair’s first matchup since Jones defeated Cormier by unanimous decision in 2015.

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Timothy Burke is formerly Deadspin's Video Director.

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