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Pros React to Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier brawl at UFC 178 media day

MMA Fighting

A UFC 178 media day in Las Vegas featuring UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier erupted Monday when the pair came to blows while squaring off. Cormier shoved Jones for pressing his forehead into the Olympian. UFC executive Dave Sholler did his best to restrain Jones, who pushed him aside while throwing punches at Cormier. After the two crashed off the stage and were separated by security, they continued their beef over social media.

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Absent from the media event while on vacation, UFC president Dana White chimed in not long after word reached him.

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Here's how the rest of the MMA world reacted to the action:

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