Jon Jones made headlines recently after chilling assault allegations came his way. The MMA fighter will not get back in the Octagon any time soon, but he does have a match coming up against an undefeated Bellator fighter.

Jones announced via Twitter that he is set to take on Jake Hager in a grappling match. This match will go down under the Fury Grappling banner. Hager is an undefeated Bellator fighter and AEW star, so there could be a lot of interest in this contest.

Breaking News!! I’m excited to announce I’ll be competing for the number one grappling organization in the world, Fury Grappling! December 9th I’ll be in New Jersey competing against WWE superstar and undefeated Bellator heavyweight Jack swagger

We’ll have to see how this one turns out. Jake Hager has a big size advantage in this contest, and that could play to his advantage. In the meantime, we’ll sit back and enjoy the hype as Jon Jones is never one to skimp out on the promotion for anything he does.

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