Jon Jones would rematch Dominick Reyes: ‘It’s my job to embrace the toughest challenges’

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Jon Jones UFC 247 post-fight
Jon Jones UFC 247 post-fight

Though Jon Jones walked away the victor at UFC 247, his light heavyweight championship intact, he couldn't escape how close his fight with the previously undefeated Dominick Reyes was.

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After five rounds, Jones walked out of the Octagon with a unanimous decision victory, but it wasn't without controversy. Nearly everyone would admit it was a close fight, even Jones. But would he be willing to grant Reyes, the challenger, a rematch?

Without skipping a beat, Jones admitted that yes, he would give Reyes a rematch.

"It's my job to embrace the toughest challenges," he said during the UFC 247 post-fight press conference.

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