Jon Jones hinting at next UFC challenge. Read Next Is it safe to speak the truth about Kobe Bryant? Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. In the co-main event of UFC , flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko defended her title against Katlyn Chookagian, stopping the challenger in the third round. Before the pay-per-view portion of the event, the UFC honored Kobe Bryant, his daughter, Gianna, and the other seven victims of the Jan. The unanimous decision of , , was met with scattered applause and loud boos from the crowd, as many felt the challenger had proven enough to take the title. Jones retained his light heavyweight belt Saturday night following a surprisingly strong opening by Reyes. The Kyrgyzstan-native Shevchenko won her fifth bout in a row in dominant fashion over Pennsylvania-native Chookagian , who entered as the top-ranked contender for the belt. We need to do some work down here.