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Cannonier open to fights with either Whittaker or Romero next

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Top UFC middleweight Jared Cannonier wants to fight whoever gets him a shot at the middleweight title next. After his upset knockout win of Jack …read more

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Israel Adesanya impressed by Jared Cannonier: ‘I like his style’

New UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya heaped praise upon surging contender Jared Cannonier, saying he has been impressed by Cannonier’s quick rise up the middleweight rankings.
“The Last Stylebender” was asked …read more

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UFC rankings update: Jared Cannonier surges up at middleweight

The official UFC rankings have been updated in the wake of last weekend’s action-packed UFC Copenhagen card, and as expected, there have been some interesting changes.
Most notably, main event winner …read more

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Posted on October 2, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, Oct. 1: Jared Cannonier cracks top five

Whoever wins the middleweight title unification bout between champion Robert Whittaker and interim titleholder Israel Adesanya at UFC 243 is going to hear footsteps from one of the sport’s hottest …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Sweden weeps as Joker is mauled by Killa Gorilla

Jack Hermansson was having a breakout year while Jared Cannonier was reinventing himself. Someone’s heart was bound to break.
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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Jared Cannonier and UFC on ESPN+ 18's other key winners?

After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next.
And with another night of UFC action in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put …read more

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Posted on September 29, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN+ 18: Cannonier's emergence, another 'Von Preux,' and more

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN+ 18 in Copenhagen? Here are a few post-fight musings …
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1. Jared Cannonier’s middleweight surprise continues
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Jared Cannonier breaks down UFC 243’s Robert Whittaker vs. Israel Adesanya

Top middleweight contender Jared Cannonier was asked to give his thoughts on next weekend’s main event at UFC 243 between UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and interim champ Israel Adesanya, …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 18: Jack Hermansson vs Jared Cannonier recap video

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See the highlights from UFC on ESPN+ 18: Jack Hermansson vs Jared Cannonier recap from Denmark, Copenhagen.
Cannonier withstood an early takedown onslaught by Hermansson to storm …read more

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Jack Hermansson issues statement following loss at UFC Copenhagen

UFC middleweight contender Jack Hermansson has issued a statement following his TKO loss to Jared Cannonier in the main event of UFC Copenhagen.
“The Joker” posted a message for his fans …read more

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UFC Copenhagen, The Morning After: The Unlikely Ascension Of Jared Cannonier

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Here’s what you may have missed from last night! Jared Cannonier closed at just about a 2-1 underdog to Jack …read more

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Posted on September 29, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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Jack Hermansson says leg kicks weren't reason for loss to Jared Cannonier at UFC on ESPN+ 18

From an outsider’s perspective, leg kicks might have seemed like a major storyline of Jack Hermansson’s loss at UFC on ESPN+ 18. The Norwegian, however, doesn’t think so.
A favorite in …read more

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UFC Copenhagen recap: Cannonier stops Hermansson in round two

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In the main event of UFC Copenhagen, Jared Cannonier upset the odds by knocking out Jack Hermansson in the second round. Jared Cannonier provided the …read more

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After UFC Copenhagen, humble Jared Cannonier feels he can 'overcome anyone in the octagon'

On Saturday night, Jared Cannonier proved the oddsmakers wrong.
At UFC on ESPN+ 18, Cannonier (13-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) finished Jack Hermansson (20-5 MMA, 7-3 UFC) with strikes early in the …read more

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Jared Cannonier gives Jack Hermansson his due in UFC Copenhagen post-fight speech

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Though he took Jack Hermansson out early in the second round of their UFC on ESPN+ 18 headliner, Jared Cannonier was humble in his post-fight comments, giving Hermansson …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 18: Hermansson vs. Cannonier attendance, gate and bonuses

In upsetting Jack Hermansson at UFC on ESPN+ 18 on Saturday in Copenhagen, Denmark, Jared Cannonier also secured a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus.
Though Hermansson started fast, looking to …read more

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Jared Cannonier, Mark O. Madsen deliver statement wins; what's next?

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Jack Hermansson reacts following TKO loss to Jared Cannonier

Tonight, Jack Hermansson fought Jared Cannonier in the main event of UFC Fight Night 160 in Denmark.
The Swedish warrior, Jack Hermansson, faced his opponent in the capital city of Denmark: …read more

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Cannonier continues rise with KO of Hermansson

Middleweight contender Jared Cannonier scored perhaps the biggest win of his career on Saturday, as he knocked out Jack Hermansson just 27 seconds into the second round at UFC Fight …read more

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UFC Copenhagen Highlights: Jared Cannonier Upsets Jack Hermansson

Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier didn’t last long at UFC Copenhagen. In just the second round, Cannonier caught him moving forward and landed a nice uppercut that dropped him. …read more

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Jared Cannonier reacts following TKO victory over Jack Hermansson

Almost five years ago, Jared Cannonier was an undefeated heavyweight from Texas whose KO power was one of the scariest challenges for an opponent to take on.
Now ‘The Killa Gorilla’ …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 18 results: Jared Cannonier stops Jack Hermansson, stakes claim in title conversation

Jared Cannonier made his entry into the thick of middleweight title talks on Saturday with his second-round finish of Jack Hermansson at UFC on ESPN+ 18 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Hermansson stormed …read more

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UFC Copenhagen results and post-fight analysis

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Tim B. and Mookie Alexander take a look at a fairly entertaining event in Copenhagen. Jared Cannonier made the …read more

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UFC Copenhagen results: Cannonier TKOs Hermansson in round 2

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There’s a new contender at middleweight, and it’s former heavyweight Jared Cannonier. UFC middleweight contender Jared Cannonier once again …read more

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Pros react to Jared Cannonier stopping Jack Hermansson at UFC Copenhagen

A key middleweight bout featuring Jack Hermansson taking on Jared Cannonier headlined today’s UFC Copenhagen event in Denmark.
Jack Hermansson (20-4 MMA) entered tonight’s event on a four-fight winning streak, his …read more

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Twitter reacts to Jared Cannonier's TKO of Jack Hermansson at UFC on ESPN+ 18

Jared Cannonier continued his surge up the UFC middleweight rankings on Saturday when he defeated Jared Cannonier in the UFC on ESPN+ 18 main event.
Cannonier (13-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) earned …read more

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Highlights! ‘Killa Gorilla’ Stuns Hermansson In The Second

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Surging middleweight contender Jared Cannonier spoiled Jack Hermansson’s bid for five-straight wins earlier today (Sat., Sept. 28, 2019) at UFC …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 18 results: Jared Cannonier stifles, then batters Jack Hermansson

COPENHAGEN, Denmark – If you weren’t on the Jared Cannonier hype train before, now might be the time.
Cannonier (13-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) proved his worth as a legitimate middleweight title …read more

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Jack Hermansson No Match for Jared Cannonier in UFC Fight Night 160 Headliner

Jared Cannonier had won two in a row coming into his main event showdown with Jack Hermansson on Saturday night in Copenhagen, Denmark, and his winning surge continued. …read more

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UFC Copenhagen Results: Jared Cannonier TKO’s Jack Hermansson (VIDEO)

A key middleweight bout featuring Jack Hermansson taking on Jared Cannonier headlines today’s UFC Copenhagen event in Denmark.
Jack Hermansson (20-4 MMA) will enter tonight’s event on a four-fight winning streak, …read more

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UFC Copenhagen Results & Highlights

The octagon invades Denmark for today’s UFC Copenhagen event, a fourteen-bout fight card headlined by a middleweight tilt between Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier.
Jack Hermansson (20-4 MMA) will enter tonight’s …read more

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UFC Fight Night Denmark: Hermansson vs. Cannonier live results

Before Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier battle in the main event, follow the action live while watching on ESPN+. …read more

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UFC ‘Copenhagen’ Clash: Hermansson Vs. Cannonier!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight contenders Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier will collide TODAY (Sat., Sept. 28, 2019) at UFC …read more

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Jack Hermansson expects ‘challenging’ striking exchanges with ‘powerful’ Jared Cannonier

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Coming off a win over Ronaldo Souza, Jack Hermansson admits he expected an opponent with more name value than Jared Cannonier for his UFC Copenhagen …read more

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UFC Copenhagen: Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier Toe-to-Toe Preview

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Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier for UFC Copenhagen, and everything …read more

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UFC Copenhagen Results: Hermansson vs. Cannonier

Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier will clash in the UFC Copenhagen main event Saturday. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC Copenhagen odds: Hermansson favored to finish Cannonier

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Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s early UFC Copenhagen card, where Jack Hermansson is comfortably favored over Jared Cannonier in the main event. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Killa Gorilla!’

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Upstart Middleweight contender, Jared Cannonier, will throw down with hometown favorite, Jack Hermansson, this Saturday (Sept. 28, 2019) at UFC Fight Night 160 from …read more

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UFC Fight Night viewers guide: From shadows to middleweight spotlight?

Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier will be looking for a statement performance in Saturday’s main event in Copenhagen. …read more

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Hermansson, Cannonier both hit 185 pounds

Saturday’s UFC main event bout between middleweights Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier is officially on after both fighters weighed in at 185 pounds on the dot. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘The Joker!’

Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Aggressive finisher, Jack Hermansson, will take on knockout artist, Jared Cannonier, this Saturday (Sept. 28, 2019) at UFC Fight Night 160 from inside Royal Arena …read more

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Video: UFC on ESPN+ 18 media day faceoffs in Copenhagen with Jack Hermansson, Jared Cannonier

The UFC makes its inaugural trip to Denmark on Saturday, and on Thursday, the fighters at the top of the card got face to face.
UFC on ESPN+ 18 takes place …read more

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UFC Copenhagen: Hermansson vs. Cannonier weigh-in video

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Check out the UFC on ESPN+ 18 weigh-ins ahead of Saturday’s middleweight showdown between Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The UFC Copenhagen weigh-in streams live …read more

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Jared Cannonier sees exodus of former middleweight contenders as rebirth of the division

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

As Jared Cannonier prepares for his main event fight against Jack Hermansson this weekend, he can’t help but notice the massive changes to the middleweight …read more

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How Jared Cannonier went from heavyweight fighter to middleweight contender

Ten years ago, Jared Cannonier weighed 300 pounds and worked for the FAA. Now he’s on the cusp of becoming a big-time player in the UFC’s middleweight division. …read more

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UFC Copenhagen | Pro fighters make their picks for Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier

This Saturday, the Octagon touches down in Denmark for UFC Copenhagen. The main event will be a pivotal middleweight bout as Jack Hermansson takes on Jared Cannonier. Heading into the …read more

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Jared Cannonier recounts his middleweight debut pummeling of David Branch (UFC Copenhagen)

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Jared Cannonier looks back at his knockout of David Branch in his middleweight debut at UFC 230 last year, in which Cannonier was awarded a Performance of the …read more

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Jack Hermansson Expects To Finish Jared Cannonier In The First Round (Interview)

Jack Hermansson will take on Jared Cannonier in the main event of UFC Copenhagen. It is a pivotal middleweight bout where the winner can make their claim for a title …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Silva and Jacare taken out by Saturday’s headliners, signal end of an era

Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier square off this coming Saturday, and it says a lot about how times have changed. Seeing Anderson Silva crumple to the canvas earlier this …read more

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Jack Hermansson: Darren Till is ‘putting himself in a tough position’ with Kelvin Gastelum bout 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Before he was booked against Jared Cannonier in the UFC Copenhagen main event, Jack Hermansson expressed interest in facing Kelvin Gastelum at Madison Square Garden. …read more

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UFC main event breakdown: Hermansson's diverse offense poses challenges for Cannonier

The pace and ground attack of Jack Hermansson could be too much for Jared Cannonier to overcome, despite the ex-heavyweight’s powerful striking ability. …read more

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Free Fight! ‘Joker’ Grinds Out ‘Jacare’ In Florida

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Jack Hermansson will look to score his fifth straight win this Saturday night (Sept. 28, 2019) when he takes on Jared Cannonier at UFC Fight …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Watch Jack Hermansson defeat Jacare Souza ahead of UFC Copenhagen (fight video)

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Jack Hermansson has been on a rocket ride toward a UFC middleweight title shot of late. He squares off with Jared Cannonier in Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 18 …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 18: Make your predictions for Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 18 event in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Jared Cannonier expects to KO Jack Hermansson in UFC Copenhagen main event

Jared Cannonier is now 2-0 in the middleweight division and set to headline his first UFC card. In the main event of UFC Copenhagen, the American will take on Jack …read more

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For Jack Hermansson, win over Jared Cannonier at UFC Copenhagen means Paulo Costa next – or wait for title shot

There are only so many fights Jack Hermansson is willing to take before he gets his shot at gold.
He faces Jared Cannonier in the main event of UFC on ESPN+ …read more

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