Who is Jon Jones?
Jon Jones is a big name in the martial arts and entertainment industry. He is a professional mixed martial artist. Jon plays with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is one of the greatest martial artists of all time with 26 win record out of the 28 games he played.
Jon was born on the 19th of July, 1987 under the name Jonathan Dwight Jones in Rochester, a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in the Finger Lakes region of New York, United States. He is the son of Arthur Jones Jr. and Camille Jones. The details about his parent’s profession are unknown. Furthermore, Jon has three siblings; two brothers named Chandler Jones and Arthur Jones and one sister named Carmen Jones.
Jon’s zodiac sign is cancer. He is of black ethnicity and has American citizenship. He follows the Christian religion. Furthermore, he has a beautiful pair of black eyes with black hair.
Jon Jones stands to 6 feet and 4 inches (1.93 meters) in height. His weight is around 93 kilograms (205 lbs). Furthermore, he has an athletic build. His reach is around 215 centimeters.
Talking about his educational qualifications, he has received a bachelor’s degree. He attended the Union-Endicott High School during his early years. Later, he attended the Iowa Central Community College for further studies.
Dating and Marriage
Jon is currently unmarried. However, he has a girlfriend named Jessie Moses. The couple has three children together; all daughters named Leah Jones, Carmen Nicole Jones nad Olivia Haven.
Jon Jones has Instagram, Twitter and Facebook accounts. His Instagram id is @jonnybones. He has about 4.9 million followers on Instagram. Furthermore, his Twitter id is @JonnyBones. He has about 2.3 million followers on Twitter. His official website is www.jonnybones.com
Jon Jones Career
Jones has played a total of 28 matches and won 26 of the matches. His first match was against Brad Bernard on the 12th of April, 2008. He won the match by TKO (punches). In the same year, on the 19th of April, he played his first light heavyweight match against Carlos Eduardo, which he won by KO (punches). In the 25th of April, 2003, he won his third match by Submission against Anthony Pina. Furthermore, he won another match against Ryan Verrett on the 9th of May the same year. Similarly, in 2008, he won three more matches against Parker porter, Moyses Gabin, and Andre Gusmao.
Jon’s first match in 2019 was on the 31st of January in Las Vegas, Nevada. His opponent in the match was Stephan Bonnar, whom he won by Unanimous Decision. He then played another match in the UFC 100 event against Jake O’Brien on the 11th of July the same year. Jon won the match by guillotine choke submission. His last match in 2009 was against Matt Hamill on the 5th of December, which he lost. Furthermore, he played two matches in 2010. His first match was against Brandon Vera on the 21st of March, that he won by TKO. He then played another match on the 1st of August against Vladimir Matyushenko and won the match.
In 2011, Jon played a total of 5 matches. His first match was in the UFC 126 event against Ryan Bader, which he won by Submission. On the 19th of March, he played another match against Mauricio Rua and won by TKO.
Jon played two matches in 2012 and won both of the matches. His first match was against Rashad Evans on the 21st of April that he won by Unanimous Decision. Then, his next match was in the UFC 152 event held on the 22nd of September against Vitor Belfort, which he won by Submission. In 2013, Jon two matches again and won both the matches. His first match in 2013 was against Chael Sonnen in the UFC 159 event on the 27th of April. Furthermore, his final match was against Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC 165 event on the 21st of September, which he won by Unanimous Decision.
Jon played only one match in 2015. He played a match against Daniel Cormier on the 3rd of January in the UFC 182 event. Furthermore, he won the match by Unanimous decision. He then played a match against Ovince Saint Preux in the UFC 197 event on the 23rd of April, 2016, which he won by Unanimous Decision.
Jon Jones played one match in 2017 against Daniel Cormier in the UFC 214 event on the 29th of July, 2017. The competition resulted in a no contest because Jon tested positive for turinabol. He then played one match in 2018 on the 29th of December against Alexander Gustafsson. He won the match by TKO (punches). Furthermore, Jon played two matches in 2019 and won both of the matches. His competitors were Anthony Smith and Thiago Santos. Jon’s most recent match was held on the 8th of February, 2020 in the UFC 241 event. He won the match against Dominick Reyes by Unanimous Decision.
Jon Jones Net Worth
Jones is a big name in the martial arts industry who has gained quite a fame by his career. His net worth is hence estimated to be around $10 million.