In Smith, Jones will take on a fighter with one of the highest finishing rates in the game; case in point, “Lionheart” has taken out his last three opponents (“Shogun” Rua, Rashad Evans and Volkan Oezdemir).
Recently the UFC posted the video below, which is the “Countdown” segment for this Saturday’s headliner.
UFC 235 will be hosted by Las Vegas, Nevada. Here is the line-up for Saturday’s card.
UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Anthony Smith
UFC Welterweight Championship
Tyron Woodley (c) vs. Kamaru Usman
Welterweight: Robbie Lawler vs. Ben Askren
Strawweight: Tecia Torres vs. Weili Zhang
Welterweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Mickey Gall
Female Bantamweight: Gina Mazany vs. Macy Chiasson
Featherweight: Jeremy Stephens vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov
Light Heavyweight: Johnny Walker vs. Misha Cirkunov
Bantamweight: Cody Garbrandt vs. Pedro Munhoz
Bantamweight: Thomas Almeida vs. Marlon Vera