(In Photos) UFC 145: Jon Jones Retains Belt Against Rashad Evans Via UD
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(In Photos) UFC 145: Jon Jones Retains Belt Against Rashad Evans Via UD

Atlanta : GA : USA | Apr 22, 2012 at 3:30 AM PDT
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(Check It Out! Pictures!) ATLANTA, Georgia- American mixed martial artist Jon ‘Bones’ Jones defeated Rashad Evans through unanimous decision at UFC 145 which took place at Philips Arena in Atlanta on Saturday, April 21, 2012.

The 24-year-old fighter from Endicott, New York retained his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship belt against no.1 contender Rashad Evans, 32, which resulted (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) in favor of Jones.

According to Jones, "It's definitely my most satisfying victory. I did a lot of things I didn't plan. I didn't want to make any mistakes. I didn't feel the cleanest, but who I beat, it was very important to me."

Jon ‘Bones’ Jones is now 16-1 following his third successful title defense.

Images courtesy of Getty Images.

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Jon Jones (L) elbows Rashad Evans during their light heavyweight title bout for UFC 145 at Philips Arena on April 21, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.
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  • 	 Jon Jones (L) elbows Rashad Evans during their light heavyweight title bout for UFC 145 at Philips Arena on April 21, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • 	 Jon Jones (R) punches Rashad Evans during their light heavyweight title bout for UFC 145 at Philips Arena on April 21, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. 

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  • 	 Jon Jones (R) punches Rashad Evans during their light heavyweight title bout for UFC 145 at Philips Arena on April 21, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • 	 Jon Jones (L) kicks Rashad Evans during their light heavyweight title bout for UFC 145 at Philips Arena on April 21, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • 	Jon Jones (L) blocks a punch by Rashad Evans during their light heavyweight title bout for UFC 145 at Philips Arena on April 21, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • 	 Jon Jones (L) fights Rashad Evans during their light heavyweight title bout for UFC 145 at Philips Arena on April 21, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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