UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has vacated his title after talks with UFC’s hierarchy.

Jones, who is currently undefeated last fought back in February when he beat Dominick Reyes in the fifth round to record his 26th win.

He announced this on Twitter:


The 33-year-old is likely to move to heavyweight with a title fight against Stipe Miocic should be on the card in the near future.

Miocic beat the former heavyweight champion and Jon Jones light heavyweight rival, Daniel Cormier at the weekend for a second time to conclude their trilogy.