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Jon Jones' Next Opponent Named

Bones Jones opponent set
By Brett Okamoto, ESPN.com
"UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones' next title defense will come against No. 1 contender Glover Teixeira, likely on Feb. 1 in Newark, N.J.

"UFC president Dana White confirmed Jones' next opponent to ESPN.com on Wednesday. According to White, Jones personally requested to fight Teixeira next."

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