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Video circa 2011 – Holly Holm sparring with Jon Jones

The video dates back to 2011, however it shows the best female boxer turned mixed martial artist in the world, Holly Holm and one of the best pound-for-pound in MMA, former UFC light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones training together at Jackson’s Winkeljohn MMA in Albuquerque.

Holm was preparing to take on Anne Sophie Mathis for the WBAN and IBA titles in female boxing superfight.

To prepare for Mathis height advantage Holm had been training and sparring with some of the best mixed martial artists in the world to include Jon Jones and welterweight contender Carlos Condit.

It was announced yesterday that Holly Holm will challenge UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey at UFC 195 on January 2, in Las Vegas.

UPDATE:  Jon Jones has since won back the UFC light heavyweight title

 

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