Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Jake Shields Vs. Jake Ellenberger Rumored For Fall Matchup

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

After having his fifteen fight win streak snapped by Georges St. Pierre back in April, Jake Shields will look to step back into the Octagon this fall according to a report from

Although the exact card is not known at this time, Shields is pegged to face surging welterweight contender Jake Ellenberger, who is riding a four fight win streak of his own since losing his UFC debut against Carlos Condit.

It is possible that the Jake vs. Jake bout could take place at what is expected to be UFC 138 on November 19th in San Jose, CA. This would be the companies debut in the city that was once predominately a Strikeforce city, meaning Shields is no stranger to the fans who passionately supported the Strikeforce brand.

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