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Jon Bones Jones

Jonathan D. Jones (born July 19, 1987) is an American mixed martial artist. He currently fights as a light heavyweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship and initially trained with Team BombSquad out of Cortland, New York, then briefly with the Tristar Gym in Montreal, Canada and most recently started training at Jackson's Submission Fighting in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is described by UFC President Dana White as being one of the top 8 light heavyweight fighters in the world. As of February 2011, Sherdog.com ranks Jones as the #5 light heavyweight fighter in the world. He is noted for having the longest reach in UFC history at 84.5 in (215 cm). Next in line for the light heavy weight title belt Jon 'Bones Jones' debut UFC fight was against Andre Gusmao at UFC 87 on August 9, 2008. Jones took the fight on three weeks notice as a late replacement for Tomasz Drwal. He put on an impressive performance using takedowns and displayed some unorthodox striking, such as spinning elbows.

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WWE Star C.M. Punk BLASTS Nike -- Signing Bones Jones is Wrong ... He's a TERRIBLE Role Model

WWE Star BLASTS Nike
for Signing Jon Jones .... He's a BAD Role Model

WWE superstar C.M. Punk is furious with Nike ... claiming the sportswear giant is sending a HORRIBLE message to kids by signing UFC champ Jon "Bones" Jones ... who happens to be a convicted drunk… READ MORE >

Jon 'Bones' Jones -- License REVOKED in Drunk Driving Case

Jon 'Bones' Jones
License Revoked In Drunk Driving Case

UFC champ Jon "Bones" Jones will not be allowed to drive for the next 6 months ... after a judge REVOKED his license as part of his sentence for drunk driving back in May. Bones appeared in… READ MORE >

- 758 days ago
UFC Champ Jon 'Bones' Jones -- The DUI Mug Shot

Jon 'Bones' Jones
The DUI Mug Shot

TMZ has obtained the mug shot for UFC Light Heavyweight champ Jon "Bones" Jones -- snapped moments after the fighter was arrested for DUI last week in upstate New York.TMZ broke the story,… READ MORE >

- 818 days ago
UFC Champ Jon 'Bones' Jones Pleads Guilty to DUI

Jon 'Bones' Jones
Pleads Guilty to DUI

UFC Light Heavyweight champ Jon "Bones" Jones just pled guilty to DUI -- after his boozy arrest last week in upstate New York.TMZ broke the story, the 24-year-old was popped in Binghamton May 19th… READ MORE >

- 820 days ago
Jon 'Bones' Jones Apologizes for DUI -- 'I Screwed Up, Big Time'

Jon 'Bones' Jones
Apologizes for DUI -- 'I Screwed Up, Big Time'

UFC champion Jon "Bones" Jones says he's "truly sorry" for letting down his fans when he was arrested for DUI this past weekend ... saying, "I screwed up, big time."TMZ broke the story ... the… READ MORE >

- 828 days ago
UFC Champ Jon 'Bones' Jones -- Arrested for DUI

Jon Jones
Arrested for DUI

UFC Light Heavyweight champ Jon "Bones" Jones was arrested early this morning for DUI after he totaled his Bentley in upstate New York ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ… READ MORE >

- 830 days ago
UFC Star Takes Down Robber Before Fight

UFC Star
Takes Down Robber Before Fight

Jon "Bones" Jones -- who has a huge UFC fight tonight in New Jersey with Shogun Rua -- just subdued a robber with an awesome fighting move -- TMZ has learned.Jones was doing what has become his… READ MORE >

- 1257 days ago

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