Dana White: Sonnen vs. Jones Could Happen IF The Fans Really Want It | UFC NEWS

September 5, 2012 11:32 am by bjpenn.com staff 13 Comments
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Much has been made of the cancellation of UFC 151. Jon Jones turned down a fight against Chael Sonnen and the world has yet to fully forgive the champ.

While playing part of his 30-minute all access special on FUEL TV last night, UFC president Dana White spent most of the 30-minutes discussing the Jon Jones debacle with FUEL reporter Ariel Helwani.

The always thorough Helwani used the opportunity to ask the UFC boss if he would ever again try to put Chael Sonnen in the same cage as UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones.

White responded with…

“He (Sonnen) was the guy who stepped up to the plate and accepted the fight… If the fans really wanted to see Chael vs. Jon Jones, then I guess I’d have to make it,”

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