In the aftermath of a tough battle at UFC 293, Jack Jenkins wasted no time in setting his sights on his next opponent. After securing a hard-fought victory against Jamall Emmers, Jenkins expressed his desire to face Nate Landwehr in Sydney this September during the post-fight interview.
Jenkins acknowledged that his fight with Jamall was a high-level technical contest, resembling a “chess match.” However, he quickly shifted the focus to the future and made it clear that he was targeting Nate Landwehr for his next bout.
Jack Jenkins Calls Out Nate Landwehr at UFC289
“Nate just briefly missed out on a top 15 spot,” Jenkins noted. He then proposed that a fight between him and Landwehr could be positioned as a crucial contest for entry into the top 15 rankings. Jenkins was enthusiastic about the potential matchup, stating, “If Sean agrees with that, I can’t see why we wouldn’t do that. It’s a banger.”
The callout shows Jack Jenkins’ ambition and focus on climbing the rankings. Also in the interview, Jenkins emphasized what should be at stake for the winner between him and Nate Landwehr if they were to fight by saying, “We’ll open the main card or close the prelims; winner gets spot number 15 in the rankings.”