Jon Jones dominates Glover Teixeira to retain UFC light-heavy title

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor

Baltimore, MD, United States (4E Sports) – UFC light heavyweight champions Jon Jones retained his title via unanimous decision over Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC 172 Baltimore Arena.

All three judges scored the bout 50-45 for Jones (20-1), who recorded his 11th straight victory and his seventh successful title defense.

It snapped Teixeira’s 20-fight win streak which dated back to 2006.

Jones put on a show, picking apart a tough Teixeira for 25 minutes.

He showed off dozens of his techniques in the opening round, from standing elbows to his low kicks to body shots.

The heavy-hitting Teixeria tagged Jones several times in the second round.

From there, Jones took the fight in close range where he dominated Teixeria for the remainder of the bout.

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