With just a few days remaining before the highly anticipated grudge match between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Rashad Evans takes place, the two sat down to discuss that matchup and just how their rivalry came to fruition. On UFC: Ultimate Insider, host Jon Anik sat between the two as they presented their case on how they will win the fight, along with a few harsh words for the other every now and again.
UFC 145 takes place on April 21st at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. The championship fight will headline the event, which is the UFC’s first return to Atlanta since UFC 88, which saw Rashad Evans knock out former light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell.
Here is part one of Counterpunch: Jones vs. Evans: