Jones vs. Gustafsson Rematch In Vegas At UFC 178

UFC President Dana White made an official statement today regarding the rematch between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 178 on September 27th. White confurmed that it will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. This news comes some time after the UFC announced the event would be held in Las Vegas, but they had not announced a venue prior to today.

Heres what the statement said:

“The first fight between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson was the greatest light heavyweight fight in the history of the UFC, This next one is gonna be epic! I really appreciate MGM Resorts, Live Nation and Kings of Leon working together to help us bring this huge fight to Las Vegas.”

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