Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Hermansson vs Allen?
Jack Hermansson could potentially face the challenge of Brendan Allen, in Summer 2024.
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).
Hermansson vs Allen stats
Jack Hermansson would step into the octagon with a record of 24 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Brendan Allen would make his way to the cage with a record of 23 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 14 by submission.
The stats suggest Hermansson would have a large advantage in power over Allen, boasting at 46% knock out percentage over Allen's 22%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Allen would have a massive advantage over Hermansson, boosting at 61% submission rate over Hermansson's 25%.
Jack Hermansson is the older man by 7 years, at 35 years old.
Allen has a height advantage of 1 inch over Hermansson. Despite this, he has 3-inch reach advantage.
Hermansson is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 5 years and 1 month earlier than Allen, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 17 more professional rounds, 77 to Allen's 60.
Hermansson vs Allen form
Jack Hermansson has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Joseph Pyfer at UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Pyfer on 10th February 2024 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Roman Dolidze at UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Holland on 3rd December 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Amway Center, Orlando.
Going into that contest, he had won against 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.
Before 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.
He had beat Edmen Shahbazyan at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest.
Brendan Allen has beaten 5 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Paul Craig at UFC Fight Night – Allen vs Craig on 18th November 2023 by submission in the 3rd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Bruno Silva at UFC Fight Night – Emmett vs. Topuria on 24th June 2023 by submission in the 1st round at : VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Going into that contest, he had won against André Muniz at UFC Fight Night – Krylov vs Spann on 25th February 2023 by submission in the 3rd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Fight Night: Dern vs. Yan on 1st October 2022 by submission in the 1st round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.
He had beat Jacob Malkoun at UFC 275 on 11th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
In terms of recent activity, Brendan Allen has been fighting more than Jack Hermansson.
Jack Hermansson last fought 11 days ago, while Brendan Allen's last outing was 3 months and 3 days ago.
Hermansson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.6 rounds on average.
Allen's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Hermansson vs Allen?
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