Jones stops Sonnen, remains champ

Updated: April 29, 2013, 11:53 AM ET
By Franklin McNeil | ESPN.com

NEWARK, N.J. -- It didn't last long. It wasn't expected to.

Jon Jones retained his UFC light-heavyweight title Saturday night with a first-round TKO of Chael Sonnen at Prudential Center.

The end came at 4:33 of the first round.

Jones (18-1) dominated by taking Sonnen to the ground and unloading. Sonnen repeatedly did his best to scramble to his feet. But after what likely was the fourth takedown of the round for Jones, he didn't allow Sonnen to escape.

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