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Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) lands a blow on (Credit: AP Photo Chris Young)

Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) lands a blow on American Jon Jones during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

UFC 165: Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson

Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defends his title against Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC 165 main event in Toronto on Sept. 21, 2013.

Miles Jury, right, flips Mike Ricci during their
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Miles Jury, right, flips Mike Ricci during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Miles Jury, right, trades blows with Canada's Mike
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Miles Jury, right, trades blows with Canada's Mike Ricci during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Miles Jury, right, flips Mike Ricci during their
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Miles Jury, right, flips Mike Ricci during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, top, flips Pat Healy of
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Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, top, flips Pat Healy of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Miles Jury, left, trades blows with Canada's Mike
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Miles Jury, left, trades blows with Canada's Mike Ricci during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, left, lands a kick on
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Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, left, lands a kick on Pat Healy of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, right, lands a punch on
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Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, right, lands a punch on Pat Healy of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov celebrates after beating Pat Healy
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Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov celebrates after beating Pat Healy in their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, right, trades blows with Pat
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Russia's Khabib Nurmagomedov, right, trades blows with Pat Healy of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Francis Carmont, right, grapples with Costa Philippou
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Canada's Francis Carmont, right, grapples with Costa Philippou of the U.S.,during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Francis Carmont, left, lands a kick on
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Canada's Francis Carmont, left, lands a kick on Costa Philippou of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Costa Philippou of the U.S. is pinned down
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Costa Philippou of the U.S. is pinned down by Canada's Francis Carmontduring their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Georges St-Pierre watches Canada's Francis Carmont in his
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Georges St-Pierre watches Canada's Francis Carmont in his bout against Costa Philippou during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Brendan Schaub of the U.S. celebrates his victory
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Brendan Schaub of the U.S. celebrates his victory over Matt Mitrione during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Brendan Schaub of the U.S., left, reacts as
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Brendan Schaub of the U.S., left, reacts as referee gives a submission against Matt Mitrione during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Brazil's Renan Barao celebrates beating American Eddie Wineland
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Brazil's Renan Barao celebrates beating American Eddie Wineland to with the Interim Bantanweight Championship during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Brendan Schaub, right, lands a punch on Matt
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Brendan Schaub, right, lands a punch on Matt Mitrione during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

The referee steps in to stop the fight
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The referee steps in to stop the fight as Brazil's Renan Barao (center) beats American Eddie Wineland to win the Interim Bantanweight Championship during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Brazil's Renan Barao celebrates beating American Eddie Wineland
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Brazil's Renan Barao celebrates beating American Eddie Wineland to with the Interim Bantanweight Championship during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

American Jon Jones (left) trades blows with Sweden's
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American Jon Jones (left) trades blows with Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

American Eddie Wineland (left) blacks a punch from
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American Eddie Wineland (left) blacks a punch from Brazil's Renan Barao in the Interim Bantanweight Championship during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) lands a blow on
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Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) lands a blow on American Jon Jones during their light heavyweight championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. Jones won by decision.

American Jon Jones (right) launches an attack on
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American Jon Jones (right) launches an attack on Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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American Jon Jones (left) lands a kick on
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American Jon Jones (left) lands a kick on Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) takes a knee from
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Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) takes a knee from American Jon Jones during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson ducks a blow from American
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Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson ducks a blow from American Jon Jones during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) throws a punch at
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Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) throws a punch at American Jon Jones during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) eyes American Jon Jones
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Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson (left) eyes American Jon Jones during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Jon Jones waits for the judges' decision after
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Jon Jones waits for the judges' decision after his fight against Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013.

Jon Jones won a unanimous decision over Alexander
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Jon Jones won a unanimous decision over Alexander Gustafsson to defend his light heavyweight title at UFC 165 in Toronto. (Sept. 21, 2013)

Canada's Jesse Ronson, right, takes a blow from
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Canada's Jesse Ronson, right, takes a blow from Brazil's Michel Prazeres during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Jesse Ronson, right, lands a kick on
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Canada's Jesse Ronson, right, lands a kick on Brazil's Michel Prazeres during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's John Makdessi celebrates his win over Brazil's
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Canada's John Makdessi celebrates his win over Brazil's Renee Forte during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Canada's John Makdessi, right, lands a blow on
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Canada's John Makdessi, right, lands a blow on Brazil's Renee Forte during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Hawaii's Dustin Kimura, right, swings at Canada's Mitch
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Hawaii's Dustin Kimura, right, swings at Canada's Mitch Gagnon during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Brazil's Renee Forte is treated after the referee
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Brazil's Renee Forte is treated after the referee stops his bout against Canada's John Makdessi during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Hawaii's Dustin Kimura, bottom, graples with Canada's Mitch
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Hawaii's Dustin Kimura, bottom, graples with Canada's Mitch Gagnon during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Hawaii's Dustin Kimura lies on the canvas after
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Hawaii's Dustin Kimura lies on the canvas after the referee stopped his fight against Canada's Mitch Gagnon during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Canada's Chris Clements, right, lands a kick on
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Canada's Chris Clements, right, lands a kick on Stephen Thompson of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Chris Clements, left, is knocked down by
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Canada's Chris Clements, left, is knocked down by Stephen Thompson of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Chris Clements, left, grapples with Stephen Thompson
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Canada's Chris Clements, left, grapples with Stephen Thompson of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Mitch Gagnon celebrates his win over Dustin
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Canada's Mitch Gagnon celebrates his win over Dustin Kimura after their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Chris Clements is helped up after his
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Canada's Chris Clements is helped up after his defeat by Stephen Thompson of the U.S. after their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Stephen Thompson of the U.S. lands a punch
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Stephen Thompson of the U.S. lands a punch on Canada's Chris Clements as the referee steps in to stop their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Wilson Reis, right, of the U.S. grapples with
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Wilson Reis, right, of the U.S. grapples with Canada's Ivan Menjivar during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Stephen Thompson of the U.S, celebrates his victory
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Stephen Thompson of the U.S, celebrates his victory over Canada's Chris Clements after their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Canada's Ivan Menjivar, left, clings onto Wilson Reis
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Canada's Ivan Menjivar, left, clings onto Wilson Reis of the U.S., during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Wilson Reis, left, of the U.S., trades blows
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Wilson Reis, left, of the U.S., trades blows with Canada's Ivan Menjivar during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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Wilson Reis of the U.S., right, trades blows
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Wilson Reis of the U.S., right, trades blows with Canada's Ivan Menjivar during their UFC 165 bout in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

American Jon Jones (right) lands a kick on
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American Jon Jones (right) lands a kick on Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson during their World Light Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 165 in Toronto on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

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