In another exclusive scoop, we are breaking the news that Jon "Bones" Jones, the rising UFC phenom, will be fighting Vladimir "The Janitor" Matyushenko on the UFC on Versus 2 card slated for August 1st in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Jones is coming off a very impressive performance at the first UFC Versus show last month where he pounded out Brandon Vera in the first round. He'll be looking to keep the buzz going against Matyushenko, who is coming off a decision victory over Eliot Marshall on the Jones vs. Vera undercard.
Sources close to Team Bombsquad have confirmed that the bout is verbally agreed to by both camps and all that's left is for the contracts to be signed.
We'll keep you updated with the details as they develop. Check out this Jones HL video after the jump.