Sean Strickland

Sean "Tarzan" Strickland

First Name: Sean Last Name: Strickland
Nickname: Tarzan
Date of Birth: Feb 27, 1991 Age: 33
Weight: 83.9 Height: 180.0
Reach: 193.0
Location: Riverside, California United States
Hometown: Riverside, California United States
Fighting Styles:
Affiliations: CQuence Jiu-Jitsu
Fight Stats
Record 28 - 6 Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 34 fights Professional Fights 34 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 15 years
Days Last Fought 42 days Rounds Fought 89 rounds
Finish Wins 15 finishes Finish Losses 2 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 53 % Finish Loss Percentage 33 %
Knockout Wins 2 KOs Knockout Losses 2 KO losses
TKO Wins 9 TKOs TKO Losses 0 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 39 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 33 %
Submission Wins 4 subs Submission Losses 0 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 14 % Submission Loss Percentage 0 %
Decision Wins 13 decision wins Decision Losses 4 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 46 % Decision Loss Percentage 66 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 9 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 2 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 4 SD wins Split Decision Losses 2 SD losses

Professional Fights

Sean Strickland
Loss

Sean Strickland

(28 - 5)

UFC 297

January 20, 2024 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Decision (Split) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(27 - 5)

UFC 293

September 09, 2023 Saturday
6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Israel Adesanya
Loss

Israel Adesanya

(24 - 3)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(26 - 5)

UFC on ESPN 48

July 01, 2023 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 4:20

Abus Magomedov
Loss

Abus Magomedov

(25 - 4 - 1)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(25 - 5)

UFC Fight Night 217

January 14, 2023 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Sean Strickland
Loss

Sean Strickland

(25 - 4)

UFC Fight Night 216

December 17, 2022 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Jared Cannonier
Win

Jared Cannonier

(17 - 6)
Sean Strickland
Loss

Sean Strickland

(25 - 3)

UFC 276

July 02, 2022 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:36

Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(24 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 200

February 05, 2022 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Jack Hermansson
Loss

Jack Hermansson

(23 - 6)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(23 - 3)

UFC on ESPN 28

July 31, 2021 Saturday
6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Uriah Hall
Loss

Uriah Hall

(21 - 9)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(22 - 3)

UFC on ESPN 23

May 01, 2021 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Krzysztof Jotko
Loss

Krzysztof Jotko

(21 - 6)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(21 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 182

November 14, 2020 Saturday
5 PM ET / 2 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:32

Brendan Allen
Loss

Brendan Allen

(20 - 3)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(20 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 181

October 31, 2020 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Jack Marshman
Loss

Jack Marshman

(25 - 9)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(19 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 138

October 27, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Moncton Events Centre, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:10

Nordine Taleb
Loss

Nordine Taleb

(14 - 5)
Sean Strickland
Loss

Sean Strickland

(19 - 2)

UFC 224

May 12, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

KO (Spinning Wheel Kick and Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:40

Eliseu Zaleski
Win

Eliseu Zaleski

(18 - 5)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(18 - 2)

UFC Fight Night 120

November 11, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Ted Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk, Virginia, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Court McGee
Loss

Court McGee

(19 - 6)
Sean Strickland
Loss

Sean Strickland

(18 - 1)

UFC 210

April 08, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

KeyBank Center, Buffalo, New York, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Kamaru Usman
Win

Kamaru Usman

(9 - 1)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(17 - 1)

UFC 199

June 04, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

The Forum, Inglewood, California, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Tom Breese
Loss

Tom Breese

(18 - 0 - 1)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(16 - 1)

UFC Fight Night 83

February 21, 2016 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 3 Time: 4:25

Alex Garcia
Loss

Alex Garcia

(13 - 2)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(15 - 1)

UFC Fight Night 71

July 15, 2015 Wednesday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Igor Araujo
Loss

Igor Araujo

(24 - 6, 1 NC)
Sean Strickland
Loss

Sean Strickland

(15 - 0)

UFC Fight Night 61

February 22, 2015 Sunday
8 PM ET / 5 PM PT

Gigantinho Gymnasium, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(14 - 0)

UFC Fight Night 41

May 31, 2014 Saturday
3 PM ET / 12 PM PT

O2 World, Berlin, Germany

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(13 - 0)

UFC 171

March 15, 2014 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

American Airlines Arena, Dallas, Texas, United States

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 1 Time: 4:33

Robert McDaniel
Loss

Robert McDaniel

(23 - 9)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(12 - 0)

KOTC - Split Decision

August 29, 2013 Thursday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

San Manuel Casino, Highland, California, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:59

Matt Lagler
Loss

Matt Lagler

(8 - 6 - 1)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(11 - 0)

KOTC - Worldwide

July 05, 2013 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mall of Asia Arena, Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Restitution

February 07, 2013 Thursday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino, Highland, California, United States

KO (Punch) Round: 1 Time: 2:41

Bill Albrecht
Loss

Bill Albrecht

(22 - 14)

Unification

December 08, 2012 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

River Spirit Casino, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Josh Bryant
Loss

Josh Bryant

(14 - 1)

Hardcore

April 26, 2012 Thursday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

San Manuel Casino, Highland, California, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:24

Brandon Hunt
Loss

Brandon Hunt

(8 - 3)

KOTC - Steel Curtain

December 17, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Riverwind Casino, Norman, Oklahoma, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:48

Brandon Hunt
Loss

Brandon Hunt

(8 - 2)

KOTC - Demolition

August 06, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Northern Lights Casino, Walker, Minnesota, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:03

KOTC - Platinum

November 25, 2010 Thursday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Durban International Convention Centre, Durban, South Africa

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 1 Time: 1:21

KOTC - Underground 63

October 02, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Avi Casino, Laughlin, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:05

Adriel Montes
Loss

Adriel Montes

(2 - 2)

LBFN 7

January 03, 2010 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Hall of Champions Gym, Long Beach, Calif.

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 3:00

Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(2 - 0)

Jolted

October 03, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Avi Casino, Laughlin, Nev.

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 1 Time: 1:55

William Wheeler
Loss

William Wheeler

(1 - 0)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(1 - 0)

KOTC - Last Resort

March 14, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Avi Resort and Casino, Laughlin, Nev.

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:28

Brandon Ellsworth
Loss

Brandon Ellsworth

(DEBUT)
Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(DEBUT)

Protege

March 22, 2008 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Avi Resort and Casino, Laughlin, Nevada, United States

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 2 Time: 1:53

Tyler Pottett
Loss

Tyler Pottett

(DEBUT)