Jon Jones vs Glover Teixeira Headlines UFC 170

Jon Jones

Jon Jones

  • 19-1 MMA / 13-1 UFC Record
  • 10 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Alexander Gustafsson, Lyoto Machida, Rashad Evans

Glover Teixeira

Glover Teixeira

  • 22-2 MMA / 5-0 UFC Record
  • 20 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson, James Te Huna, Ryan Bader

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UFC 170

February 22nd, 2014

Las Vegas, Nevada

Mandalay Bay Events Center

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UFC light heavyweight champ, Jon Jones faced adversity for the first time in his 20-fight career at UFC  165, eking out a razor-thin unanimous decision against Alexander Gustafsson to retain the belt for the sixth consecutive time. Nationally considered the #1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world, Jones has won ten straight fights, including notable victories over Rashad Evans, Lyoto Machida, and Chael Sonnen.

Glover Teixeira extended his unprecedented win streak to twenty straight victories in his mixed martial arts career with a first round TKO win over Ryan Bader at UFC Fight Night 28. He’s earned the chance at UFC gold, going 5-0 with four stoppage victories during his time with the promotion.

 

 

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