Jon Jones Has No Interest In Ever Fighting Anderson Silva, Hopes To Have Him As A Mentor

March 10, 2012 5:55 pm 90 Comments
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“My job is to be prepared to face the best in the world. I’d rather not deal with Anderson, but if I have to fight him, I will focus on my confidence and on my technique. I respect and look up to him (Anderson Silva) so much. For me, the ideal scenario would be having him as my mentor and learn with him after he retires. It would be great for me. That would be ideal, but the world wants to see us fighting.”

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones told Brazilian media outlet, Sensei SporTV, that he has no desire to ever fight the pound-for-pound greatest fighter to ever walk the planet, Anderson Silva.


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