Cage Warriors welterweight ranks have a host of talents looking to set their sights on championship dreams. In today’s episode of Across The Pond, you will be introduced to a London wolf howling for blood in his own quest for Cage Warriors gold. A professional since December 2012 and representing Richmond Fitness Club and Team Titan, Nathan Jones owns a 13-9 record in 22 career bouts as a professional comprised of 10 submissions, two decisions and one knockout. Prior to making his debut with Cage Warriors in 2018, Jones competed with various promotions in Europe including BAMMA. He has earned a finish in 11 of his 13 professional victories.
At CSMMA Ultimate Conflict 4, he submitted Artem Kotov via rear naked choke in the first round. Jones also tapped out his next three opponents that included wins over Ben Craggy and Julian Kerr. Then at UCMMA 41, he submitted Aaron Brett via rear naked choke in round one. Jones defeated his next two opponents in Oliver Sines and Jamie Richardson. At BAMMA 19, he tapped out Oskar Somerfeld in the first round via triangle choke. Jones also submitted Matt Robinson via rear naked choke in round one at Warrior Fight Series 3. He defeated Walter Gahadza via split decision in his next appearance with BAMMA at BAMMA 27. For his lone outing with Bellator MMA at Bellator 179 Jones submitted Umer Kayani via rear naked choke in the first round.
In his second appearance with Cage Warriors at Cage Warriors 99 that marked the promotion’s first trip to Colchester, he faced submission specialist Brad Wheeler and defeated him via unanimous decision. For his next outing with Cage Warriors at Cage Warriors 102 in London Jones tapped out Martyn Harris via armbar in the first round to earn back to back victories with Cage Warriors. The win also earned Jones the 10th submission victory of his professional career. If you do find yourself in a ground battle with Jones, you just may end up becoming bagged and tagged!