Cannonier, Hermansson to headline UFC on ESPN+ 18

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UFC on ESPN+ 18 has a main event! Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier will serve as the event’s middleweight headliner. The event will take place on September 28, 2019 at Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. This will be the UFC’s first visit to Copenhagen and Denmark.

Jack Hermansson (20-4) is coming off the best victory in his career with a short notice main event win against Ronaldo Souza. Hermansson has also won 4 fights in a row with 3 of those wins coming by way of stoppage, including a 49 second submission win over David Branch. Jack is 7-2 in his UFC career. He will look to secure a title shot with a big win at UFC on ESPN+ 18.

Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier, UFC on ESPN+ 18

Jared Cannonier (12-4) is undefeated since moving to middleweight back in November of 2018. Cannonier is on a two-fight winning streak with wins over David Branch and Anderson Silva. Jared is 5-4 in his UFC career through 3 different weight classes and has earned 3 fight night bonuses

This is an outstanding and important fight in the middleweight division as Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier are ranked #4 and #9 respectively.


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