Photo: Bernard Hopkins and Jon Jones Go Face To Face

IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins, and UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, went face to face during a press conference held on Tuesday at the US Capitol in Washington, DC to discuss the Professional Fighters Brain Health Study by the Cleveland Clinic, located in Las Vegas. Several organizations have pledged $600,000 to the facility for the study. The study is going to deal with developing methods to detect early and subtle signs of brain injury and chronic neurological disorders. Among those present at the press conference, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Republican presidential nominee and Arizona Senator John McCain, IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins, WBO super featherweight champion Mikey Garcia, UFC champion Jon Jones, and several others. Photo by Malki Kawa.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TaurusJ27 on 02-05-2014

Let the fight rumors begin.

Comment by Foreign Soil on 02-05-2014

[QUOTE=jov6388;14206572]Yea buddy they are 30 pounds apart ...Jones fights at 205 bhop at 175 smh[/QUOTE] More than that... Jones walks around at 230 if not more.

Comment by SlySlickSmooth on 02-05-2014

[QUOTE=lillu89;14206545]In the octagon yes no doubt. But in the ring hell no.[/QUOTE] UFC Light Heavys are Heavyweights in boxing. Jones looks like he could be Hopkins son.

Comment by -Antonio- on 02-05-2014

Jon Jones is listed at 6'3. Hopkins must be closer to 5"11.

Comment by Mossyhorns on 02-05-2014

Hopkins better look away, Chad Dawson already showed that one body slam will take Hopkins out...

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