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Jon Jones: ‘I want to be the same size as Ngannou if not bigger when we get out there’

Jon Jones says he wants to be as physically intimidating as Francis Ngannou should the pair step into the Octagon in the future. Jones has been on the sidelines preparing for a match-up with the new heavyweight champion, and has made no secret of his bulking up since vacating the 205-pound title. But while some…

Jon Jones says he wishes to be physically intimidating as Francis Ngannou should the pair step into the Octagon later on.

Jones has been on the sidelines preparing to get a match-up using all the new heavyweight champion, and has made no secret of his bulking up because vacating the 205-pound title. However, while some may guess Jones would rely on pace to defeat Ngannou, it turns out the former light heavyweight champion wants to go the other way and make much larger.

“People want to see two titans. Francis is already a titan and I’m trying to become a titan. I want to look like a titan. I want to be the same size as this guy if not bigger when we get out there,” Jones explained, speaking to Fight Hype.

“The way that we’re training, it’s in a way that you won’t get burned out. We’re just doing short sessions. We’re keeping it light, we’re keeping it fun. We’re just taking our baby steps. So no, it’s not hard to train without a specific date. It’s a lot of fun actually, right now.”

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