UFC 159 media day face-offs

Watch UFC 159's main card fighters face off during today's UFC media day.

The fights are only a few days away now, and the fighters are making their way through the media circus in the build up to Saturday's PPV. UFC 159 main card fighters Jon Jones, Chael Sonnen, Michael Bisping, Alan Belcher, Roy Nelson, and Cheick Kongo faced off for the attending press at UFC 159's media day.

A few notes:

  • Nelson looked painfully unenthused for the process. So much so, that it would be hard to call whatever he was doing staring, as I think some level of focus is necessary for a stare.
  • Bisping and Belcher got into it as expected, jostling and jawing at each other and exchanging threats to knock one another out.
  • Jones and Sonnen went through the process by rote, but capped off the exchange with what can only be described as an awkward fadeaway-jerk handshake.
  • The enforced fist clenching of Chael was pretty entertaining as well, if for nothing more than an extra insight into the incredibly staged nature of the event.
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5349_tracker