Mason Jones is a professional mixed martial artist and lightweight fighter in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He has fought and won eight of his nine MMA bouts, including fights in both the Cage Warriors promotion and European promotions. Originally from Wales, Jones started training in martial arts at just 14 years of age. After gaining experience from local boxing clubs, he moved up to compete with more established organizations outside of Wales.
Jones made his UFC debut on August 8th 2020 against Mike Grundy and was victorious via unanimous decision. This victory put him on the map as one of the UK’s brightest prospects within MMA’s most recognized organization – the UFC. Since then he has gone on to win three consecutive fights under their banner; against Mads Burnell, Steve Garcia & Mario Sukata respectively (all via either knockout or technical submission). His impressive record has seen him rise up as one of Europe’s top Lightweight fighters.
Before making it into UFC Mason competed for multiple promotions across Europe such as Cage Warriors, where he held two championship titles simultaneously – being crowned CW Featherweight & CW Lightweight champion after defeating Donovan Desmae by TKO in 2017. He successfully defended both titles twice before leaving for American shores, taking with him an impressive 11-0 pro record which includes five knockouts and four submissions over some very tough opponents along the way.
In addition to his success inside MMA cages Mason also holds a degree in Sports Science from Swansea University which shows not only does have determination but smarts too! Since arriving at American shores he trains out of Team Bisping alongside fellow Welshman Jack Marshman who also competes within UFC’s Middleweight division .
As well as his successes inside cage/ring combat sports Mason is also active member off it; regularly attending charity events around South Wales while working part time as a personal trainer helping others achieve their goals regarding physical fitness levels etc.. With all this going on it’s no surprise that Mason is fast becoming one role model for those wishing to pursue combat sports professionally due mainly to its high level achievements combined with humble attitude off duty public profile across social media platforms etc..