Jon Jones has had a difficult time in the UFC but is one of the stars with a high net worth
Jon Jones might have been in the news several times for the wrong reasons but the UFC star has a high net worth thanks to his accomplishments in the promotion.
The 32-year-old is considered as one of the greatest fighters in the history of the UFC and is currently the Light Heavyweight Champion.
Jones actually was a great wrestler during his high school days and even a state champion. The American also played football and due to his frame got the nickname “Bones” from a coach.
The 32-year-old planned to study Criminal Justice but dropped out of college to pursue his MMA career.
Jones has 25 wins, one loss and one no-contest in his MMA career. He also is undefeated in grappling having won all five of his fights.
Jon Jones net worth
Given that Jones is one of the top stars, despite several problems throughout his UFC years, the star claimed he had a net worth of $8million on Twitter (h/t Express).
He has often picked up $500,000 several times due some of the big UFC fights. The American also has some huge sponsors in Nike, and claimed he was to sign with Reebok too but that was taken away due to an indiscretion.
Jon Jones wife and family
The current champion has often called Jessie Moses his wife and girlfriend. Jones posted a photo of the pair and a couple of their daughter in 2013 which suggested that they were engaged.
However, there has been on confirmation that Moses and Jones are husband and wife. The champion spoke with Joe Rogan and said that Moses was his wife.
Jones also has three daughters during his relationship with Moses, but he also told Rogan that he has four daughters, which means one was born before the birth of Leah.
Leah was born in 2008, Carmen Nicole Jones in 2009 and Olivia Haven in 2013.
While Jones has often posted pictures of his family and said that he would never let them down, the American has had his run-ins with the authorities.
He has been suspended thrice for several offences which include a drugs ban and a hit and run case.
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However, Jones has always come out on top after these issues and is still one of the best to have fought in the Octagon.