FRIDAY TRIVIA: Who did Jon Jones defeat to win the Light Heavyweight Title back in 2011 before all of his suspensions and controversies marred his legacy?

By D.R. Webster, MMATorch contributor

Jon Jones (photo credit Joshua Dahl © USA Today Sports)

QUESTION: Jon Jones received a one year ban last week also in addition to Brock Lesnar, which means we could see him back in the Octagon as early as July of next year. Jones will be looking to get back the UFC Light Heavyweight Title that he never lost. Who did Jones beat to win the title in the first place back in 2011?


(a) Rashad Evans

(b) Lyoto Machida

(c) Quinton Jackson

(d) Maurício Rua

ANSWER: The correct answer is not (b) and is (d) and not (a) and not (c).

NOW CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH YESTERDAY’S QUESTION: THURSDAY TRIVIA: Which two fighters did Cris Cyborg defeat to become the inaugural Strikeforce and Invicta Featherweight titles?

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