Mixed Martial Arts or MMA is a full contact sport where athletes use a wide variety of fighting techniques and skills from other sports.
The objective of the sport is to defeat the opponent by using striking, throwing and grappling techniques.
Two opponents fighting each other per match.
Jones is a two-time UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, holding those titles in 2011-2015 and from 2018-2020. He also held the interim UFC Light Heavyweight Championship title in 2016. Jones became the youngest champion in UFC history at the age of 23. He holds many UFC records including most title defenses, most wins, and longest win streak. He was considered the best pound for pound fighter.
July 19, 1987
New York, USA