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Poll results: Jon Jones' next opponent

Rashad Evans, right, and Phil Davis fight in

Rashad Evans, right, and Phil Davis fight in a Light Heavyweight bout during an Ultimate Fighting Championship match at the United Center in Chicago. (Jan. 28, 2012) (Credit: AP )

Rashad Evans' defeat of Phil Davis at last week's UFC on Fox 2 in Chicago gave the No. 1 contender his next scheduled title shot against light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.

That fight will take place -- assuming there are no injuries before then -- on April 21 in Atlanta at UFC 145. Which is what the people wanted, based on our wholly unscientific poll. Here are the results:

Question: Who should get the next shot at Jon Jones' light heavyweight title?

56% -- Rashad Evans
39% -- Dan Henderson
  4% -- Someone else

The next Fightin' Words MMA poll question is related below. Happy voting.

Tags: ufc , rashad evans , jon jones , poll results

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