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UFC 247 in Tweets: Pros react to Jon Jones’ controversial decision win over Dominick Reyes

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Dominick Reyes and Jon Jones Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jon Jones defended his UFC light heavyweight title at UFC 247, but a lot of people felt there should be a new champion.

Jones dug deep to notch his 14th title defense with a unanimous decision over Dominick Reyes in the headliner of Saturday’s pay-per-view event at Toyota Center. Immediately after the win, the Twittersphere exploded with fighter weighing in on the controversial decision.

Here’s how the pros reacted at UFC 247.


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