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Dana White Not Surprised by Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier’s Punishment for Brawl

UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier were hoping to receive a slap on the wrist when they stood before the Nevada Athletic Commission this past Tuesday to accept their punishment for August’s brawl in the MGM Grand lobby. Well, the NAC’s penalty stung far more than the bitter rivals expected. Each were docked 10 percent of their guaranteed money for their...
Via 5thRound.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Roundup of fight announcements for September 23rd

There is never a dull moment in the mixed martial arts community, and if you don’t keep up with the latest breaking news, you are bound to miss a few huge fight announcements here and there. Thankfully you have FightHubTV picking up your slack and recapping the biggest fight announcements the day later! Yesterday was quite the ride in the MMA universe, as Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones...
Via Fight Hub TV
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier fined for UFC 178 media day brawl, Jones also loses Nike endorsement

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier were both punished today by the Nevada State Athletic commission for their roles in the UFC 178 media day brawl last month. During Jones’ hearing, the champion explained that he had already been punished financially for the brawl, as Nike dropped their endorsement of him and another company...
Via Fight Hub TV
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones lost Nike endorsement as a result of brawl with Daniel Cormier

Following a heated stare down in August that resulted in a brawl inside the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier appeared before the Nevada Athletic Commission on Tuesday to receive punishment for their part in the melee. The two fighters went in front of the commission separately to answer questions before having their penalties...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon ‘Bones’ Jones Fined $50K For Role In Brawl

Tweet LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously to fine UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier for their participation in a brawl on Aug. 4 inside the lobby of the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. Jones, 27, was fined $50,000 and ordered to complete 40 hours of community service. Cormier, 35, was fined $9,000 and ordered to complete 20 hours...
Via Los That Sports Blog
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Fined $50K, Daniel Cormier Docked $9K for Brawl

UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones (pictured) and Daniel Cormier stood before the Nevada State Athletic Commission Tuesday to discuss their impromptu brawl inside the MGM Grand lobby on August 4. The room was packed with media members as the bitter rivals explained and apologized for their unprofessional behavior at the UFC 178 media day. After the commission replayed the rumble...
Via 5thRound.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Lost Six-Figure Nike Sponsorship Over Daniel Cormier Brawl

Bones no longer knows Nike. The days of reigning UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones (pictured) donning Nike are over, thanks to August’s impromptu brawl with Daniel Cormier inside the MGM Grand lobby. During Tuesday’s disciplinary hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, where Jones and Cormier were to receive punishment for their unprofessional behavior, Jones...
Via 5thRound.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Alistair Overeem Addresses Dana White Issue On Jon Jones Injury

Alistair Overeem returns to the UFC octagon on Friday night as he battles the returning Ben Rothwell in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 50. “The Reem” has been dealing with some criticism leading up to the fight as UFC president Dana White was placing the blame of Jon Jones’ injured knee and ankle in training for his fight with Daniel Cormier on Overeem. Here is what White...
Via Between The Ropes
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier jabs at Jon Jones with old wrestling picture

Although UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier had their title bout postponed to UFC 182 in January, that does not mean the two men have settled their feud whatsoever. Daniel Cormier is still utilizing social media to take jabs at Jones, hoping to irk the UFC champion along the way. Earlier today, Cormier posted an old high school wrestling photo...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 10 Staredowns in MMA History

After the brawl between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier last week, mixed martial arts has been turned inside out. For as many people saying that the brawl was good for business, there are those that disagree. When it comes to the fight game, it should be expected that there is hostility when two men that will be fighting square off before the fight. These...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dana White talks Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier brawl: ‘I would have separated them’

At the UFC 178 media day, all hell broke loose when UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier got into an all out brawl during the tandem’s first stare down ahead of their scheduled title bout in September. When watching the video of the brawl you may have noticed that UFC president Dana White was not present, and instead UFC PR director...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Dana White Finally Discusses Brawl Between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier

UFC president Dana White (pictured) has been vacationing in Bora Bora the past couple of weeks, but what’s been going on with his company during his absence has been far from boring boring. First and foremost, the impromptu brawl between light heavyweight king Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier inside the MGM Grand lobby during last Monday’s UFC 178 media day that set off a firestorm...
Via 5thRound.com
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson unhappy with postponement of Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier

Many fans may have forgotten amidst the hoopla of the Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier rivalry, but the initial UFC 178 main event was set to be the highly anticipated rematch between Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Alexander Gustafsson. Unfortunately, that bout was scrapped when Gustafsson was forced to withdraw from the bout citing a knee injury. The UFC was able to procure quite the...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Castillo, Ferguson Now Co-Main Event For UFC 177

Following Tuesday’s postponement of Jon Jones versus Daniel Cormier next month, UFC 177 has shifted its lineup, including a new co-main event. The UFC announced Wednesday that Danny Castillo and Tony Ferguson, two lightweight fighters from California, will move up to the co-main event at UFC 177 in Sacramento, California August 30. The fight replaces Demetrious […]
Via Full Scale Sports
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon "Bones" Jones vs. Daniel Cormier has been postponed, as first reported on America's Pregame on FS1

After all the media day and ESPN nonsense, Jon "Bones" Jones vs. Daniel Cormier has been postponed, as first reported on America's Pregame on Fox Sports 1. Following a media tour full of interviews and trash talk, Jones headed back into training camp and immediately suffered a leg injury that will force him out of his fight against Cormier, postponing one of the most...
Via Bob's Blitz
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon ‘Bones’ Jones Tears Meniscus; Fight With Daniel Cormier Postponed

Mixed martials arts fans will have to wait until next year for one of 2014’s most anticipated UFC events. Just as the rivalry and trash talk between Jon “Bones” Jones and Daniel Cormier was escalating prior to their UFC 178 matchup on Sept. 27, Jones suffered a leg injury Tuesday, which sources told Fox Sports 1 was a torn meniscus. Though the light heavyweight champion’s...
Via NESN.com
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson Feels Due To Jon Jones Injury, He Should Fight Jones At UFC 182

Earlier on Tuesday, it was revealed that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has suffered a torn meniscus and a sprained ankle and is out of his scheduled title defense against Daniel Cormier next month at UFC 178. Cormier was told by UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta that he would still get the shot at Jones for the rescheduled fight at UFC 182 on January 3rd. Someone has a major problem...
Via Between The Ropes
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jones vs. Cormier Postponed

UFC 178 has been looking to be the biggest card of the year, mostly because of it’s main event, which would see the rivalry between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier come to a head. The two men had an altercation at their first day of their media tour in Las Vegas on August 4th. And [&hellip (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post Jones vs. Cormier Postponed appeared first on No Coast Bias.
Via No Coast Bias
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jones Vs Cormier Delayed Until January; Johnson Vs Cariaso To Headline UFC 178

Brace yourselves for bad news people – Jon Jones has suffered an injury in training that’s forced him to pull out of his blockbuster fight with Daniel Cormier at UFC 178 on September 27th. Jones is believed to have a torn meniscus and a sprained ankle which left him with no option but to withdraw from the event which is a little over six weeks away. If there’s something positive...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Hot Mic Catches Jon Jones And Daniel Cormier In Heated Exchange

UFC fighters Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier got into an epic heated exchange on ESPN ahead of their UFC 178 battle.
Via Gamedayr
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier Admits He’s Not Proud Of His Brawl With Jon Jones

In an interview on the Inside MMA show on Friday night Daniel Cormier admitted that he wasn’t proud of his brawl with Jon Jones earlier this week and said that while he hasn’t been fined by the Nevada State Athletic Commission yet for his actions, he expects that will happen in due course. Watch his full interview below. —
Via Fight Of The Night
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier get caught talking some epic trash on a "live mic"

UFC fighters Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier have really taken their promo game to the next level. The pair square off in the octagon at UCF 178 on September 27th and had a couple of incredible confrontations this week.I'm always a skeptic, so in my opinion both of these video were staged events in order to create viral buzz for their battle at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC PR Chief Dave Sholler Makes ESPN’s NOT Top 10 Plays Of The Week

UFC public relations chief Dave Sholler was the unfortunate man in the middle when Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier decided to brawl at a UFC 178 media day earlier this week. Sholler did his best to hold back Jones, but ended getting swatted aside like a fly and then to add to his woes he tumbled off-stage taking the backdrop with him. Thanks to a plea from Cormier during an appearance...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch UFC's Jon Jones, off air at ESPN, threaten to kill that 'p*ssy' Daniel Cormier

Recall UFC 178 media day and that nice little fight between Jon "Bones" Jones & Daniel Cormier? Yesterday, after appearing on ESPN, they two were caught on a hot mic (and camera). Jones opened by calling Dormier a *****. He closed by threatening to 'literally' kill Daniel if the latter were to spit in his face.MMA Fighting did up the transcript.JJ: "Hey...
Via Bob's Blitz
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Threatening to Murder Daniel Cormier Caught on Tape

Welp, this apparently isn’t going to end anytime soon. Last week, the scrum during a UFC media event in Las Vegas went viral, and now, footage of Jon Jones threatening to murder Daniel Cormier has appeared. Before an interview, the two UFC fighters traded words and threats, with Cormier threatening to spit in Jones’ face, while Jones retorted with a promise of murder if Cormier...
Via Sports Mockery
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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