Tonight, the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Maryland, plays host to UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira. Before the evening’s entertainment, why not take some time to reacquaint yourself with the fighters competing in the main event of UFC for the UFC Light-Heavyweight Championship.
First up, of course, is the champ, Jon Jones. In the video below, ‘Bones’ can be seen taking on Vitor Belfort in one of his more recent title defenses, with this fight in particular notable for how Jones reacted to serious adversity for the first time in his career:
Next, we have the challenger to the Jones throne, Glover Teixeira. Here we see Teixeira in his most recent outing, where he took on Ryan Bader last September, and like Jones’ bout with Belfort, Glover did not exactly have it all his own way: