The UFC’s Embedded series returned this week for UFC 285 featuring the return of Jon Jones.
The former light heavyweight champion takes on Ciryl Gane for the vacant heavyweight belt Saturday night from Las Vegas. The main card airs live on pay-per-view.
For Jones, this is another chance to showcase himself and prove he still has it after sitting on the sidelines since vacating his belt.
As usual, the Embedded crew does a wonderful job providing behind-the-scenes footage from the fighters, teams and more.
UFC Embedded, Episode One
Ciryl Gane stretches his jet lag away. Jon Jones trains for deep waters and recounts his previous wins. Both former champions have their sights set on heavyweight gold. UFC 285 is on Saturday, March 4.
UFC Embedded, Episode Two
Ciryl Gane enjoys the great outdoors. Jon Jones studies his opponent. Geoff Neal pushes himself at the PI. Champ Valentina Shevchenko wraps up a global training camp. UFC 285 is on Saturday, March 4.
UFC Embedded, Episode Three
Jon Jones does one last workout at his home gym. Ciryl Gane hits a heavy bag. Champ Valentina Shevchenko inspires matching tattoos. Geoff Neal preps to stop a hype train. Athletes including Ian Machado Garry and Alexa Grasso arrive in Las Vegas. UFC 285 is on Saturday, March 4.
UFC Embedded, Episode Four
Jon Jones gets lined up pre-fight. Geoff Neal, Shavkat Rakhmonov and Bo Nickal prep at the PI. Ciryl Gane readies for GOATness. Boxer Gervonta Davis and tight end David Njoku join Jones to train. UFC 285 is on Saturday, March 4.