Coach: Jones’ striking to get to Anderson Silva level

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Speaking to Sherdog Radio, Winkeljohn, one of “Bones'” trainers, says that even though the 25-year-old phenom was primarily a wrestler when he arrived at Jackson-Winkeljohn Mixed Martial Arts in Albuquerque, N.M., his evolution as a lethal striker is coming along just fine:

“Since he’s come to camp, I’m real blessed that this young man listens and he went from being mostly a wrestler to now he’s turning over to becoming a great striker in the division. He’s almost there, he’s almost to that Anderson Silva place where he is going to start getting those one punch and one kick knockouts. Just wait, you haven’t seen anything yet.”

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