Corey Anderson Confronts Jon Jones During An Autograph Signing

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones was taking part in an autograph this past Saturday at an iPlay America in Freehold, New Jersey.

Things didn’t go smoothly for the champion, who was confronted by light heavyweight contender Corey Anderson, which was captured on video:

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Here is a transcript of what was said during the altercation (via Simon Samano of MMA Junkie):

“I’m just trying to have a conversation, that’s all,” Anderson tells Jones.

“That’s good,” Jones says. “One thing I want to let you know, bro: If you wanna fight, we’re gonna fight. But coming over here and saying anything stupid to me is not a good idea.”

“Ain’t nobody saying nothing,” Anderson replies.

There was no physicality between the champion and the potential future challenger, but Anderson did comment on the matter via Twitter:

Jones did previously state that he’d like to defend the title once more by the end of the year and after the confrontation with Anderson, a potential challenger may have been found.

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