Jones vs Bader for UFC 126
UFC President Dana White confirmed that the next course that Jon Jones will take is the fight against Ryan Bader on UFC 126.
The boxing world is hoping to put together Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquaio, on the other had, the world of cage fighting is ready to watch the fight between Jon Jones and Ryan Bader for UFC 126 at the Super Bowl on Feb. 5.
UFC president Dana White confirmed that this fight is actually taking place. “Yes, the fight will happen with Ryan Bader.”
Many sees the potential on both Jones and Bader. “Jon Jones is obviously the talk of the industry right now. I mean this guy, he’s the whole package. He’s a good-looking kid, he’s smart, he’s incredibly talented, he’s got the size, he’s got the strength. We’ve had lots of guys come up through the ranks, they look like they were going to be the next big thing, we’ll see if Jon Jones is going to be that guy,” White said about Jones.
But White needs to balance the expectations for Jones and to give want people want to watch. “Here’s the thing, people drive me crazy. They’re always like, ‘oh Jon Jones is great, let’s get him in there with Shogun Rua now, he’s ready.’ Listen, this guy’s a young kid. Yes this kid’s been dominant, yes this kid’s done amazing things, in the fight business you work your way up the ranks.”View Article Source »