UFC 295 Jones vs Stipe is a done deal according to Dana White.
Right before the UFC 290 weigh in ceremony. UFC President Dana White broke the news that Jon Jones vs Stipe Miocic will headline UFC 295 which takes place November 11th Madison Square Garden in New York City. The heavyweight clash has been teased by the UFC for months, now its a done deal.
Per Draftkings Sportsbook: Jon Jones is opening at a (-320) favorite. Where Stipe Miocic is sitting at a (+265) underdog.
Here is Dana White’s official announcement of the fight:
After a 3 year layoff to bulk up to heavyweight. Jon Jones returned to UFC 285 where he demolished Ciryl Gane in 2 minutes and 4 seconds of the first round. Now he is looking to defend his belt against one of the greatest heavyweights of all time.
The world has not see Stipe Miocic in nearly three years. This is Stipe’s first return to the octagon since being knocked out by Francis Ngannou at UFC 260 back in March of 2021. Stipe is 40 years old, this very well could be the last time we see him step into the Octagon.