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Khamzat Chimaev vs. Jack Hermansson Wrestling Match Confirmed For Nov. 19

Khamzat Chimaev and Jack Hermansson will meet in a freestyle wrestling match on Nov. 19 in Sweeden, Gothenburg. Swedish MMA and fighting news outlet Frontkick.online announced the match-up and confirmed the news on social media. Chimaev will fight the Swedish middleweight at Bulldog Fight Night 9 on Nov. 19....

Hermansson Likes Whittaker Fight If Whittaker Misses Deserved Title Shot

Jack Hermansson is targeting former middleweight king Robert Whittaker since "The Joker" believes "The Reaper" was passed up for the title shot. Hermansson, 33, last competed inside the Octagon in late May where he picked up a statement unanimous decision win against Edmen Shahbazyan. Prior to the victory against...

UFC 262 Dealt Big Blow With Hermansson/Shahbazyan Postponed

UFC 262 will be absent one of the big fights originally slated to take place at the event with the middleweight bout between Jack Hermansson and Edmen Shahbazyan postponed. Marcell Dorff of MMA DNA was the first to report the news that middleweights Jack Hermansson and Edmen Shahbazyan will have...

Jack Hermansson Considers Himself To Be Adesanya’s Toughest Match

As it stands, UFC contender Jack Hermansson believes that he remains the toughest matchup for the middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. The number seven ranked middleweight is coming off a hard-fought unanimous decision loss to Marvin Vettori. After securing wins over Hermansson and Kevin Holland more recently, "The Italian Dream" is...

Exclusive: Jack Hermansson Expects Dominant Return After Fighting Blind

Jack Hermansson's most recent loss to Marvin Vettori was due in part to impacted vision, but Hermansson is seeing 20/20 as he heads into the future. Jack Hermansson will face Edmen Shahbazyan at UFC 262, and with both men coming off of a loss, they are likely both itching to...

Jack Hermansson vs. Edmen Shahbazyan Added to UFC 262 Lineup

The announcements just keep rolling in regarding UFC 262, as a bout between two ranked middleweights has been added to the card when Jack Hermansson faces Edmen Shahbazyan. The LA Times was the first to report the addition of this middleweight bout between Hermansson and Shahbazyan on Thursday. The working...

Jacare Souza: Jack Hermansson Was Scared To Fight Me At UFC Vegas 16

Jacare Souza will be competing against Kevin Holland at UFC 256 this Saturday, but he claims that he would have fought last week instead had Jack Hermansson accepted.  As Jacare Souza is well aware, there have been numerous fight cancellations during the COVID era. In fact, Souza was the very...

Fighters React To Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori At UFC Vegas 16

Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori brought a technical style in their fight.  The showdown served as the main event of the UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori event on Saturday night (Saturday, December 5, 2020) from UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. As seen in the fight, the first round...

Marvin Vettori Outstrikes Jack Hermansson At UFC Vegas 16

Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori wasn’t the original main event of this show, but it proved to be a worthy replacement.  The two fighters met in a middleweight bout on Saturday night (December 5, 2020) at the UFC Fight Night event from the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. There...

Jack Hermansson: Vettori Easier To Prepare For Than Till/Holland

Jack Hermansson has not been bothered by all the changes thrown at him leading to UFC Vegas 16 tonight, particularly since he believes his new opponent is easier to prepare for than the others. When a new main event is put together on short notice, often it is the fighter...

UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori Preview & Picks

UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori takes place tomorrow night with the main card beginning at 10:00 PM ET, and the prelims kicking off at 8:00 PM. The card will be headlined by Jack Hermansson taking on Marvin Vettori. In the co-main event, veteran Ovince Saint Preux will take...

Why Jack Hermansson Hopes Israel Adesanya Becomes Double Champ

While most middleweight top contenders hope Israel Adesanya sticks around the middleweight division uninterrupted, #4-ranked Jack Hermansson would love to see the champ make a pit stop at 205. It wasn’t long ago that Jack Hermansson was possibly one fight away from securing himself a crack at middleweight champion Israel...

Marvin Vettori Steps In To Face Jack Hermansson At UFC on ESPN 19

Marvin Vettori will officially be stepping in for Kevin Holland in the UFC on ESPN 19 main event against Jack Hermansson. After Kevin Holland was forced to withdraw from his scheduled main event against Jack Hermansson at next weekend’s UFC on ESPN 19, the promotion immediately tapped Marvin Vettori to...

BREAKING: Kevin Holland Out of UFC on ESPN 19 Due To Positive COVID Test

The coronavirus hits before the bell once again, as another main event has been canceled after Kevin Holland tested positive for the virus. Jack Hermansson’s UFC on ESPN 19 opponent is beginning to look an awful lot like musical chairs. He was originally set to take on Darren Till at...

Jack Hermansson Reveals Key To Beating Kevin Holland

Jack Hermansson knows there is a clear path to beating Kevin Holland on December 5. In the main event of the card on Dec. 5, Hermansson is set to take on Holland after Darren Till was forced to withdraw due to an injury. For "The Joker" it is disappointing he...