Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Brunson vs Hermansson?
Derek Brunson could potentially square off against Jack Hermansson, in Early 2023.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Brunson vs Hermansson stats
Derek Brunson would step into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
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 Brunson would have a slight advantage in power over Hermansson, with a 52% knock out percentage over Hermansson's 48%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Hermansson would have a slight advantage over Brunson, with a 26% submission rate over Brunson's 17%.
Derek Brunson is the older man by 4 years, at 38 years old.
Hermansson has 1-inch reach advantage.
Brunson's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Hermansson's, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 month earlier than Hermansson, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 12 less professional rounds, 58 to Hermansson's 70.
Brunson vs Hermansson form
Brunson has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight, he lost to Jared Cannonier at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Darren Till at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kevin Holland at UFC Vegas 22 on 20th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Edmen Shahbazyan at UFC Vegas 5 on 1st August 2020 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Ian Heinisch at UFC 241 on 17th August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Honda Center, Anaheim.
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 been beaten by 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 lost to 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 beat 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, Jack Hermansson has been fighting more than Derek Brunson.
Derek Brunson last fought 9 months and 18 days ago, while Jack Hermansson's last outing was 4 months and 7 days ago.
Brunson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.
Hermansson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 12 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 Brunson vs Hermansson?
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