Sep 21, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Jon Jones enters the octagon before his fight against Alexander Gustafsson (not pictured) during their light heavyweight championship bout at UFC 165 at the Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports

UFC 172 extended preview


In just two weeks time at UFC 172, the UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones, will return to the Octagon in an attempt to defend his title for the seventh time. Staring at him from across the cage will be the heavy handed Glover Teixeira who is hellbent on pulling off a gigantic upset.

The UFC has released the UFC 172 extended preview detailing the build up to the Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira bout. The preview also features the co-main event of UFC 172, which will see the return of Anthony Johnson taking on Light Heavyweight stalwart, Phil Davis.

Check out the extended preview in the video below:

Main Card

Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira
Phil Davis vs. Anthony Johnson
Luke Rockhold vs. Tim Boetsch
Jim Miller vs. Bobby Green
Max Holloway vs. Andre Fili

Preliminary Card

Joseph Benavidez vs. Tim Elliott
Isaac Vallie-Flagg vs. Takanori Gomi
Jessamyn Duke vs. Bethe Correia
Joe Ellenberger vs. Yancy Medeiros
Danny Castillo vs. Charlie Brenneman

Tags: Andre Fili Anthony Johnson Bobby Green Glover Teixeira Jessamyn Duke Joe Ellenberger Jon Jones Joseph Benavidez Luke Rockhold Max Holloway Phil Davis Takanori Gomi Tim Boetsch Tim Elliott