Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Hall vs Strickland?
Sean Strickland beat Uriah Hall by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest, during the main event of UFC Vegas 33, on Saturday 31st July 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 44-50, 45-50, 46-49 in favor of winner Sean Strickland.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Hall vs Strickland stats
Uriah Hall stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Sean Strickland made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Hall had a massive power advantage over Strickland, boasting at 75% knock out percentage over Strickland's 43%.
Uriah Hall was the older man by 6 years, at 37 years old.
Strickland had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hall. Despite this, he had 4-inch reach advantage.
Hall was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2005, 2 years and 4 months earlier than Strickland, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 61 to Strickland's 66.
Strickland's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.