Jon Jones (Jonathan Dwight Jones) is a mixed martial artist from America who has won the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship twice. As of 19 August, 2019 jones held the interim UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Jones is the UFC Light Heavyweight champions on December 2018 .
He also became the youngest champion in UFC history after winning UFC Light Heavyweight World Championship at the age of 23. He holds many UFC records in the light heavyweight division.
Early Life of Jon Jones
Jon Jones was born on 19 july 1987 New York in the United States. He attended Union-Endicott High School. He used to play football at the high school. He aslo won a national JUCO championship at lowa Central Community College. Then he attended Morrisville State College from which he dropped before completing his graduation.
In April 2008 he made his MMA debut and before UFC he won USKBA Light Heavyweight championship. In August 2008 he made UFC debut. In March 2010 he won the Knockout of the Night award. In September 2011 becoming the first UFC fighter to submit jackson. In 2015 He was stripped of the belt and suspended from the UFC for a hit and run incident.
Jon Jones Biography
|Real Name||Jonathan Dwight Jones|
|Profession||American Mixed Martial Artist|
|DOB||July 19, 1987|
|Age||34 (As of 2021)|
Father: Arthur Jones (Pastor)|
Mother: Camille Jones
Brother: Arthur Jones (American Footballer)
Brother: Chandler James Jones (American Footballer)
Sister: Carmen Jones
|Children||Their are three daughters named Leah|
Carmen Nicole Jones
|Educational Qualification||BA, (Mass Communication)|
|School||Union-Endicott High School|
|College||Iowa Central Community College|
|Hobbies||Watching movies, swimming, Wrestling and more|
|Birth Place||Rochester, New York|
|Hometown||Ithaca, New York, USA|
|Current City||Ithaca, New York, USA|
|Salary||$7,230,000 as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$10 Million as of 2021|
World MMA Awards
- Breakthrough Fighter of the year 2010
- Fighter of the Year in 2011
- Fighter of the Year in 2012
- Fight of the year (VS Alexander Gustafsson) in UFC 165 in 2013
Wrestling Observer Newsletter
- Feud of the Year vs Daniel Cornier in 2014
- Most Outstanding Man in 2011
- United States Kickboxing Association or USKBA Light Heavyweight Championship at one time.