• UFC 285 Results – Jon Jones Wins The Heavyweight Title
In the main event of tonight’s UFC 285 pay-per-view, Jon Jones submitted Ciryl Gane in the 1st round to win the vacant UFC Heavyweight Championship!
Joe Rogan said Jones has cemented his legacy as the greatest MMA fighter of all time.
THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME IS NOW THE HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMP 🏆
— UFC (@ufc) March 5, 2023
In the post-fight interview, Jones said Stipe Miocic is the greatest UFC Heavyweight Champion of all time and he wants him bad. Jones vs. Miocic is next.
Below are the complete results from the main PPV show:
– Bo Nickal def. Jamie Pickett via Submission (arm-triangle choke) in Round 1 of their Middleweight (185 lbs) bout
– Mateusz Gamrot def. Jalin Turner via Decision (split) in their 3-round Lightweight (155 lbs) bout
– Shavkat Rakhmonov def. Geoff Neal via Submission (rear-naked choke) in their 3-round Catchweight (175 lbs) bout
– Alexa Grasso def. Valentina Shevchenko (c) via Submission (face crank) in Round 4 to win the UFC Women’s Flyweight (125 lbs) Championship
– Jon Jones def. Ciryl Gane via Submission (guillotine choke) in Round 1 to win the vacant UFC Heavyweight (265 lbs) Championship
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• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (March 4, 1999) – WCW Thunder
On this day in 1999, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Thunder’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Lawrence Joel Memorial Coliseum in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Uncensored 1999’ PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
Rick Steiner vs. Hugh Morrus
Sonny Onoo & The Cat vs. Al Greene
Bam Bam Bigelow vs. Prince Iaukea
Barry Windham & Curt Hennig vs. Horace & Vincent
WCW Cruiserweight Title: Billy Kidman vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr.
Buff Bagwell vs. Booker T