Jon
Jones
21-1-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: Champion Light Heavyweight
It is a great opportunity for me at such a young age and being new to the sport of MMA. I am extremely excited to be a part of the UFC.

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 16 fights.
Record: 21-1-0
Summary: Wrestling, Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai

Fighter Info

Nickname: Bones
From: Rochester, NY USA
Fights Out Of: Endicott, NY USA
Age: 27
Height: 6' 4" ( 193 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )
College: Iowa Central
Degree: Associates Degree

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1679
55% Successful
916
Types of Successful Strikes
0
916
59% Standing
21%
20%
541
188
187
Striking Defense
66
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
64
52% Successful
33
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
10
22
0
Takedown Defense
95
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Jon Jones
May 23, 2015
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Jon Jones
Jan 3, 2015
92
58
3
1
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Jon Jones
Apr 26, 2014
138
53
3
0
2
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Jon Jones
Sep 21, 2013
134
110
1
1
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Jon Jones
Apr 27, 2013
20
6
3
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Jon Jones
Sep 22, 2012
65
16
1
0
1
1
3
0
R4 Submission
Jon Jones
Apr 21, 2012
105
45
1
0
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Jon Jones
Dec 10, 2011
24
13
1
0
1
0
0
0
R2 Submission
Jon Jones
Sep 24, 2011
61
16
2
0
2
0
3
0
R4 Submission
Jon Jones
Mar 19, 2011
9
75
0
3
0
0
0
4
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Jon Jones
Feb 5, 2011
20
5
2
0
3
0
2
0
R2 Submission
Win
Jon Jones
Aug 1, 2010
15
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Jon Jones
Mar 21, 2010
5
11
0
2
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Jon Jones
Dec 5, 2009
5
44
0
1
0
0
0
2
R1 DQ
Win
Jon Jones
Jul 11, 2009
25
11
0
0
1
0
0
0
R2 Submission
Win
Jon Jones
Jan 31, 2009
45
37
7
0
0
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Jon Jones
Aug 9, 2008
42
34
2
0
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: Practice with Coach Jackson and / or Winkeljohn, 2-3 times a day... a morning and night session plus one private a day, as well as strength and conditioning every night.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training MMA in 2007. I had an unexpected child in college and I needed to make some money.

What ranks and titles have you held?
JUCO National Wrestling Champion, USKBA 205lb MMA Champion

Do you have any heroes?
Anderson Silva, Fedor Emelianenko, Muhammad Ali

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is a great opportunity for me at such a young age and being new to the sport of MMA.  I am extremely excited to be a part of the UFC.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I attended Iowa Central and earned an associates degree.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? JUCO National Wrestling Champion, Greco Roman All-American, NYS Champion

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? USKBA 205lb Champion

Favorite grappling technique: Whatever taps the guy out.

Favorite Striking technique: What ever KO's him.

Career

Trained With

Brian Stann
Brian Stann
12-6-0
( W-L-D )
Rashad Evans
Rashad Evans
24-3-1
( W-L-D )
Clay Guida
Clay Guida
32-12-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Mauricio Rua
Mauricio Rua
22-10-0
( W-L-D )
Brandon Vera
Brandon Vera
12-7-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
Mauricio Rua UFC® 128 SHOGUN vs JONES

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