The Ultimate Fighting Championship has announced that Light Heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones will finally defend his title against Glover Teixeira at UFC 171 in Dallas on March 15, 2014.

This fight has been postponed a couple of times, but this time it will hopefully take place.

Jones has been the UFC champion since 2011 and has defended his title 6 times with victories over Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, Rashad Evans and Lyoto Machida.

Teixeira is undefeated in the UFC. He is 5-0, beating James Te Huna and Rampage Jackson.