UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Hermansson vs. Cannonier in Copenhagen


UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Hermansson vs. Cannonier in Copenhagen

Main Card features Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier and Mark O. Madsen vs. Danilo Belluardo

  • Main Card features Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier and Mark O. Madsen vs. Danilo Belluardo
  • All fights live and exclusively on ESPN+ at 2 p.m. ET; Pre- and Post Show on ESPN+
  • ESPN+ available on the ESPN App, ESPN.com and connected TV devices. To subscribe, visit www.espnplus.com/ufc

UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Hermansson vs. Cannonier streams exclusively on ESPN+ this Saturday, September 28, at 11 a.m. ET from the Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. The main event features No. 5-ranked middleweight Jack Hermansson (20-4-0) vs. No. 9-ranked Jared Cannonier (12-4-0). In the co-main, Mark O. Madsen (8-0-0) makes his UFC debut against Danilo Belluardo (12-4-0) as the two square off in Madsen’s home country.

Hermansson enters the Octagon with a four-fight winning streak, having most recently defeated Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza by unanimous decision. Cannonier is coming off an impressive win by TKO against former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. He hopes to continue his success as the only fighter in modern UFC history with knockouts in three weight classes.

The co-main will see Rio 2016 Olympic Games silver medalist (Greco-Roman wrestling), Mark O. Madsen, make his UFC debut in his home country against lightweight Danilo Belluardo. On Saturday, Madsen will become the ninth Olympic medalist to enter the Octagon in UFC’s history. Belluardo returns to the Octagon in pursuit of his first UFC win after losing by technical knockout to Joel Alvarez in June.


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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Hermansson vs. Cannonier

Programming (All times ET)

Fri., 9/27 10:30 a.m. Pre-Show ESPN+
Sat., 9/28 11:00 a.m. Prelims ESPN+ (Live), English and Spanish
2:00 p.m.


Main Card

Post Show

ESPN+ (Live), English and Spanish

ESPN+ (Live)


Main Card and Prelims (All times ET):

2:00 PM Main Jack Hermansson vs. Jared Cannonier
Co-Main Mark O. Madsen vs. Danilo Belluardo
Undercard Gunnar Nelson vs. Gilbert Burns
Undercard Ion Cutelaba vs. Khalil Rountree
Undercard Michal Oleksiejczuk vs. Ovince Saint Preux
Undercard Nicolas Dalby vs. Alex Oliveira
11:00 AM Feature Alen Amedovski vs. John Phillips
Undercard Alessio Di Chirico vs. Makmud Muradov
Undercard Siyar Bahadurzada vs. Ismail Naurdiev
Undercard Brandon Davis vs. Giga Chikadze
Undercard Macy Chiasson vs. Lina Lansberg
Undercard Marc Diakiese vs. Landon Vannata
Undercard Jack Shore vs. Nohelin Hernandez


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