UFC Copenhagen: Jared Cannonier smashes Jack Hermansson at the beginning of the 2nd round. Jared Cannonier (13-4) defeated Jack Hermansson (20-5) by technical knockout in the second round of the UFC on ESPN + 18 evening in Copenhagen.
Competitors quickly moved forward. Hermansson made low kicks and moved after the overthrow of two legs. Cannonier did well, however. After a while the Swede managed to get behind the opponent’s back. The rival managed to save himself, but was soon brought back again. Cannonier returned to the stand-up once more and hit his opponent hard. The American started scoring with straight strokes. The player from Swecja tried again to overthrow, but this time unsuccessfully. Cannonier was doing well on stand-up. Lowkicki also got involved in his game. The end of the round was quite calm. However, the Cannonier had an advantage, which with its kicks moved the leg of the rival.
BIG suplex throw from @JackTheJokerMMA!
At the beginning of the second round, Hermansson quickly found himself on the boards after a chin cut. Cannonier opened his arms. The powerful ground & pound by the American made the referee stop the fight.
Jared Cannonier brutally knocks out Hermansson in the second round
The American won the third consecutive victory. Until now, Cannonier was 9th in the middleweight ranking. However, after today’s victory over the fifth in the ranking, Hermansson should significantly rise.