Jul 01 2023
Saturday

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Middleweight
26-5-0
KO 2
KO 2
25-4-0

The tape

32
Age
33
6' 1" / 185 cm
Height
6' 2" / 188 cm
76" / 193 cm
Reach
78" / 198 cm

Tape record

UDSDKOSDUD
Form
KOSUBSUBKOUD
26
Wins
25
10
By KO
14
38
KO%
56
4
By SUB
6
15
SUB%
24
5
Loses
4
2
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
2
0
Draws
1
2008
Debut
2010
31
Bouts
30
77
Rounds
47
5 hours, 46 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 37 minutes

Tape rankings @ Middleweight

7
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
4
Tapology
-

Sean Strickland vs Abusupiyan Magomedov report

Who won Strickland vs Magomedov?

Sean Strickland beat Abusupiyan Magomedov by during the main event of UFC Fight Night – Strickland vs. Magomedov, on Saturday 1st July 2023 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 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).

Strickland vs Magomedov stats

Sean Strickland stepped into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Abusupiyan Magomedov made his way to the cage with a record of 25 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 14 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.

The stats suggested Magomedov had an advantage in power over Strickland, with a 56% knock out percentage over Strickland's 38%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Magomedov had a slight advantage over Strickland, with a 24% submission rate over Strickland's 15%.

Sean Strickland was the younger man by 1 year, at 32 years old.

Magomedov had a height advantage of 1 inch over Strickland. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Strickland was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Magomedov, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 37 more professional rounds, 89 to Magomedov's 52.

Strickland vs Magomedov form

Sean Strickland had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Nassourdine Imavov at UFC Fight Night: Gastelum vs. Imavov on 14th January 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest in the United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jared Cannonier at UFC Fight Night: Cannonier vs. Strickland on 17th December 2022 by split decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Alex Pereira at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had defeated Jack Hermansson at UFC Fight Night on 5th February 2022 by split decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had beat Uriah Hall at UFC Vegas 33 on 31st July 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

Strickland's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.2 rounds on average.

Magomedov's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Strickland vs Magomedov?

Sean Strickland was a 5/8 (-160) favourite going into the contest, while Abusupiyan Magomedov made his way into the ring at 5/4 (+130) with oddsmakers.

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