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UFC 239 in Tweets: Pros react to Jon Jones, Amanda Nunes retaining their titles

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Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Both Jon Jones and Amanda Nunes added to their case for being called the Greatest of All Time, though one more impressively than the other.

In the co-main event, Nunes kept the bantamweight title wrapped firmly around her waist, demolishing Holly Holm with a first-round head kick. Things were a little hairier in the main event though as Jon Jones was only able to squeak out a split-decision win over Thiago Santos, despite Santos injuring his knee early in the fight.

Below is how the pros reacted to the two title fights and the rest of the wild action from UFC 239.


Jon Jones squeaks by Thiago Santos


Amanda Nunes KOs Holly Holm


Masvidal KOs Askren


Jan Blachowicz KOs Luke Rockhold


Michael Chiesa def. Diego Sanchez