Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Adesanya vs Hermansson?
Israel Adesanya could potentially take on Jack Hermansson, in Autumn/Fall 2022.
The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Adesanya vs Hermansson stats
Israel Adesanya would step into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jack Hermansson would make his way to the cage with a record of 23 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggest Adesanya would have an advantage in power over Hermansson, with a 65% knock out percentage over Hermansson's 48%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Hermansson would have a large advantage over Adesanya, boosting at 26% submission rate over Adesanya's 0%.
Israel Adesanya is the younger man by 1 year, at 33 years old.
Adesanya has a height advantage of 3 inches over Hermansson. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Adesanya is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 8 months later than Hermansson, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 1 less professional rounds, 69 to Hermansson's 70.
Adesanya vs Hermansson form
Israel Adesanya has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Alex Pereira at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jared Cannonier at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had won against Robert Whittaker at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston.
Before that, he had beat Marvin Vettori at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Gila River Arena, Glendale.
He had been beaten by Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259 on 6th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Jack Hermansson has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Chris Curtis at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had lost to Sean Strickland at UFC Fight Night on 5th February 2022 by split decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Edmen Shahbazyan at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest.
Before that, he had been beaten by Marvin Vettori at UFC Vegas 16 on 5th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Fight Island 2 on 18th July 2020 by submission in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
In terms of recent activity, Israel Adesanya has been fighting more than Jack Hermansson.
Israel Adesanya last fought 20 days ago, while Jack Hermansson's last outing was 4 months and 9 days ago.
Adesanya's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5 rounds on average.
Hermansson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Adesanya vs Hermansson?
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