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Archives: Dominick Reyes Says Jon Jones ‘Needs Some Real Help’ (2020)

The following article was published on this day two years ago. It is presented to you in its original, unaltered form, courtesy of The MMA News Archives. Dominick Reyes believes Jon Jones needs help after his latest arrest for DWI, negligent use of a firearm, and possession of an open container. It was no doubt a bad sight for many MMA fans seeing the light heavyweight champ get in trouble.
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Johns Hopkins wrestler Dominick Reyes takes school-record 48-match win streak into NCAA Division III championships

Friend or foe, Johns Hopkins wrestler Dominick Reyes treats everyone the same on the mat. Just ask fellow senior Joe Paul, one of Reyes’ close friends and frequent training partner for three years despite wrestling at 174 pounds — one weight class higher than Reyes’. In summer 2020, Reyes broke Paul’s nose, and they have given each other black eyes several times. “It’s crazy,” Paul said with a ...
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Athlete of the Week: Dominick Reyes — Wrestling

Senior Dominick Reyes won his second consecutive NCAA regional title last weekend. Senior Dominick Reyes is no stranger to the spotlight. The weekend of Feb. 26, Reyes won the NCAA Mideast Regional title in the 165-pound weight division for the second consecutive time, securing his bid to the NCAA Division III championships for the third time in his career as a Blue Jay.

Dominick Reyes Fires A Shot At Jon Jones After UFC 270 Comments

Dominick Reyes took a shot at former champion Jon Jones on social media. It has been a while since Dominick Reyes has made any noise. Reyes is one of the more quiet fighters on the UFC roster. He doesn’t engage in a lot of trash-talking, but when he does, it is usually pointed at Jon Jones.

Dominick Reyes delaying UFC return to ‘take care of my brain’

Dominick Reyes is taking all the time he needs to recover from a brutal fight with Jiri Prochazka. Reyes vs. Prochazka headlined UFC Vegas 25, which took place inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, back in May. The Light Heavyweight clash was contested at a heinous pace and ended when Prochazka landed an elbow to spinning back elbow combination that face-planted Reyes (watch here). In a new interview, “The Devastator” said eyed an early 2022 return to the Octagon.

Dominick Reyes not planning on UFC return until 2022: “I gotta take care of my brain a little bit”

UFC light heavyweight fighter Dominick Reyes is not planning on a UFC return until 2022, saying “I gotta take care of my brain a little bit.”. Reyes is one of the best light heavyweights in the UFC but he is coming off of three straight losses to Jiri Prochazka, Jan Blachowicz, and Jon Jones. The fight against Prochazka, in particular, was a brutal war that left Reyes knocked out cold. It was a very difficult fight for Reyes and he has taken off the past four months since then. In fact, Reyes says that he wants to take even more time off in order to heal his brain from that fight. He recognizes how much damage he took and he wants to make sure he does his comeback right.

Dominick Reyes to UFC: Don’t cut Jon Jones ‘so I can beat him up again’

Former UFC light heavyweight No. 1 title contender Dominick Reyes believes he’s the “People’s Champion” after losing a questionable decision to Jon Jones at UFC 247, and continues to campaign for an eventual rematch against the embattled “Bones.”. That’s why “The Devastator” wants the promotion to keep Jones on the...

Dominick Reyes Is Completely Dumbstruck By Jon Jones Arrest

Former light heavyweight title challenger Dominick Reyes is near speechless after the latest arrest of Jon Jones. Reyes and Jones have a history; the two met in Feb. of last year. In their encounter, Reyes’ length and versatile shot selection puzzled Jones. Nevertheless, the former 205-pound titleholder once again showed championship resolve and won the close fight by unanimous decision. Meanwhile, in Reyes’ next few fights, he would lose to Jan Błachowicz and Jiří Procházka by TKO/knockout.

Dominick Reyes opens up on loss to Jiri Prochazka: ‘That was a wild, brutal fight’

Dominick Reyes has broken his silence on his loss to Jiri Prochazka. Back in May, Reyes suffered a brutal KO loss to Prochazka in one of the best fights of this year. It was his third loss in a row and since the fight, Reyes hasn’t spoken about it until he caught up with MMA reporter, James Lynch on Thursday to discuss the loss. He also revealed he has changed camps as he is now training at Xtreme Couture but is being cautious with his training as he still is healing his brain.

Dominick Reyes wants the UFC to keep Jon Jones after latest arrest so he can ‘beat him up again’

Dominick Reyes is hoping the UFC keeps Jon Jones after his latest arrest so he can fight him and beat him up again. After Jones was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame for his first fight against Alexander Gustafsson, he was arrested early Friday morning in Las Vegas. He was charged with battery, domestic violence, and injuring and tampering with a vehicle and after the news came public, many wondered if he would fight again. For his last opponent, Dominick Reyes he says he hopes “Bones” gets another fight so he can beat him up again.
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UFC fighter Dominick Reyes to host seminar in honor of Rylee McCollum

Editor's Note: This event has been moved to Jackson Elementary School. UFC fighter Dominick Reyes is hosting a striking and mixed martial arts seminar at Jackson Hole MMA this Saturday, in honor of U.S. Marine Rylee McCollum. Reyes, nicknamed “The Devastator,” is currently ranked as the 5th best Light Heavyweight...

Dominick Reyes undergoes successful surgery on left knee

UFC light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes recently underwent successful surgery on his left knee and is expected to make a full recovery. Reyes announced himself through his social media that he underwent successful knee surgery on Thursday to repair the meniscus, a surgery that typically has someone on the bench for four-to-eight weeks. That’s not a huge amount of time on the sidelines, so it’s possible that if Reyes has a speedy recovery, he could even fight before the year is up.

Jiří Procházka Admits He Was Knocked Out During Dominick Reyes Fight

Jiří Procházka is essentially admitting that his fight against Dominick Reyes had two finishes, and the first one did not go in his favor. That may be a bit hyperbole, but the Chezch does truly believe he was knocked out during his fight against Dominick Reyes after being kicked in the head. In an appearance on the “Believe You Me” podcast, Procházka walked listeners through what could have been a fight-ending sequence (transcription via Ross Markey of LowKickMMA).

‘What an elbow!’ Dominick Reyes reacts to KO loss at UFC Vegas 25

UFC light heavyweight bruiser Dominick Reyes was knocked out by Jiri Prochazka in the UFC Vegas 25 main event last weekend in “Sin City,” his third straight loss and second by way of knockout, but it sounds like “The Devastator” is taking things in stride. A $50,000 bonus can have...