Anderson Silva Sparks Rumors That He’s Replacing Jon Jones At UFC 200 With Instagram Post

Last night, Jon Jones was taken off the UFC 200 fight card after testing positive for a banned substance.

Today, Anderson Silva caused a stir when he announced that he was headed to UFC 200 on Instagram.

Brazilian website Globo then confirmed that Silva replacing Jones and was going to fight Daniel Cormier on Saturday.

But Dana White is denying that the fight is official.

And Daniel Cormier’s team has been caught by surprise by Anderson’s announcement

While this is cool, I think it’s too close to fight time for it to become a reality.

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