Joe Pyfer suffered a defeat at UFC Vegas 86, losing to Jack Hermansson in what was his first headlining opportunity. Despite a good performance, Hermansson's experience prevailed, leading to a unanimous decision win after 25 minutes of action.

By the Numbers
  • Joe Pyfer lost to Jack Hermansson at UFC Vegas 86.
  • Pyfer is four fights into his UFC career.
State of Play
  • Pyfer remains optimistic after the loss, acknowledging the learning opportunity and expressing gratitude to supporters.
  • He may face the winner of the upcoming 185-pound bout between Claudio Ribeiro and Christian Leroy Duncan at UFC Vegas 87 on March 2, 2024.
What's Next

Pyfer could potentially have a showdown with the winner of the Ribeiro vs. Duncan fight, a step back from facing ranked opponents but a positive move towards regaining momentum.

Bottom Line

Despite the setback, Pyfer's determination and potential for growth following this defeat position him for future success in the UFC.