Friday night in Sweden, UFC stars Khamzat Chimaev and Jack Hermansson competed against every other in a freestyle wrestling match. The bout become the headliner for Bulldog War Evening 9 in Gothenburg, Sweden, and become contested for two rounds at 187 lbs.
Each Sweden-basically based totally totally fighters receive shined in wrestling in the country, albeit in varied rulesets. Hermansson has a background in Greco-Roman wrestling, while Chimaev is versed in freestyle wrestling.
Chimaev, who alternates between welterweight and middleweight, looked to be the smaller athlete against the staunch middleweight in Hermansson. The cease end result wasn’t affected though, as Chimaev began solid as he generally does in his bouts and racked up the aspects early on. He received the competition by going 8-0 against Hermansson.
Peek the pudgy match below.
Chimaev is for the time being the #10 ranked welterweight in the UFC, and Hermansson is ranked as the #6 middleweight. Chimaev is exclusive off a transient submission over Li Jingliang that improved his account to 10-0, while Hermansson is coming off a hold over Edmen Shahbazyan final Would possibly per chance.