After Daniel Cormier Lodges Complaint Over Ref Herb Dean, Jon Jones Calls Him “Weak”

Herb Dean will be the referee for UFC 197’s main event next month, but current UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier attempted to get someone else assigned during Wednesday’s Nevada Athletic Commission meeting. Cormier argued that Dean allowed Jones to stall during the later rounds of their fight at UFC 182 last January, and that Dean would be a hindrance to him in the rematch. The commission had already booked Dean for the fight, however, and simply noted Cormier’s complaint.

Jon Jones responded with this tweet:

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