Jones Looks to Change MMA's Image

A Face of a Brutal Sport Is Trying to Change Its Image
By Williams Rhodes
"Jon (Bones) Jones, the U.F.C. light heavyweight champion, made the rounds earlier this week in Manhattan, promoting his fight Saturday against Glover Teixeira.

"There was a luncheon in TriBeCa; an early morning spot on “Live with Kelly and Michael”; an afternoon interview with Little Bow Wow at the Ultimate Fighting Championship gym near Wall Street.

"At each stop, Jones made it clear that as an ambassador of mixed martial arts, his mission was to change the image of the rapidly growing sport from modern-day barbarianism to an artful blend of martial arts."

Read the full article here.

Médias

Récent
Season 2 of Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series kicked off last Tuesday on UFC FIGHT PASS and saw two UFC contracts awarded.
2018-06-18
Preview the welterweight matchup between Dwight Grant and Tyler Hill. Tune in to Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series live on UFC FIGHT PASS on Tuesday, June 19 at 8pm ET.
2018-06-18
Re-live the thrill and the agony from an incredible night of fights at UFC 225: Whittaker vs Romero 2 with this UFC FIGHT PASS Original series.
2018-06-13
En honneur de l'annonce que Ronda Rousey sera intronisée au temple de la renommée de l'UFC en juillet, on se remémore le percutant de KO de la légende contre Bethe Correia à l'UFC 190 en 2015.
2018-06-13