How Tall is Sean Strickland?

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Sean Thomas Strickland is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He has been active in the professional MMA scene since 2008, has previously held the King of the Cage Middleweight Championship title, and is the former UFC middleweight champion.


Sean Strickland was called out by Israel Adesanya to face him for the middleweight gold after the original contender, Dricus du Plessis, withdrew from the bout due to a foot injury. Strickland put on a strong, resilient show in the fight and ended up beating Adesanya by unanimous decision to become the middleweight champion. He faced Dricus du Plessis at UFC 297 after winning it at UFC 293 for his first title defense. He came up short by losing the fight to him via split decision.


How tall is Sean Strickland?


Sean Strickland stands 6 feet, 1 inch (1.85 m) tall. The average height of a UFC middleweight contender is 6 feet, and Strickland falls just above the norm.


How much does Sean Strickland weigh?


Sean Strickland, a middleweight professional mixed martial arts competitor, weighs 185 lbs (83 kg).


Sean Strickland's Record


Sean Strickland has a professional record of 28 wins and 6 losses as a mixed martial artist as of May 2024.


ResultRecordOpponentMethodEventDateRoundTimeLocation
Loss28-6Dricus du PlessisDecision (split)UFC 297January 20, 202455:00Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Win28-5Israel AdesanyaUnanimous DecisionUFC 293: Adesanya vs. StricklandSeptember 10, 202355.00Sydney, Australia
Win27-5Abusupiyan MagomedovTKO (punches)UFC on ESPN: Strickland vs. MagomedovJuly 1, 202324.20Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win26–5Nassourdine ImavovDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs. ImavovJanuary 14, 202355:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss25–5Jared CannonierDecision (split)UFC Fight Night: Cannonier vs. StricklandDecember 17, 202255:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss25–4Alex PereiraKO (punches)UFC 276July 2, 202212:36Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win25–3Jack HermanssonDecision (split)UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. StricklandFebruary 5, 202255:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win24–3Uriah HallDecision (unanimous)UFC on ESPN: Hall vs. StricklandJuly 31, 202155:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win23–3Krzysztof JotkoDecision (unanimous)UFC on ESPN: Reyes vs. ProcházkaMay 1, 202135:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win22–3Brendan AllenTKO (punches)UFC Fight Night: Felder vs. dos AnjosNovember 14, 202021:32Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win21–3Jack MarshmanDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Hall vs. SilvaOctober 31, 202035:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win20–3Nordine TalebTKO (punches)UFC Fight Night: Volkan vs. SmithOctober 27, 201823:10Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
Loss19–3Elizeu Zaleski dos SantosKO (spinning wheel kick and punches)UFC 224May 12, 201813:40Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Win19–2Court McGeeDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. PettisNovember 11, 201735:00Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Loss18–2Kamaru UsmanDecision (unanimous)UFC 210April 8, 201735:00Buffalo, New York, United States
Win18–1Tom BreeseDecision (split)UFC 199June 4, 201635:00Inglewood, California, United States
Win17–1Alex GarciaKO (punches)UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. CowboyFebruary 21, 201634:25Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Win16–1Igor AraújoDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. DuffeeJuly 15, 201535:00San Diego, California, United States
Loss15–1Santiago PonzinibbioDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. MirFebruary 22, 201535:00Porto Alegre, Brazil
Win15–0Luke BarnattDecision (split)UFC Fight Night: Muñoz vs. MousasiMay 31, 201435:00Berlin, Germany
Win14–0Bubba McDanielSubmission (rear-naked choke)UFC 171March 15, 201414:33Dallas, Texas, United States
Win13–0Matt LaglerTKO (punches)KOTC: Split DecisionAugust 29, 201314:59Highland, California, United States
Win12–0Yusuke SakashitaDecision (unanimous)KOTC: WorldwideJuly 5, 201355:00Manila, Philippines
Win11–0Bill AlbrechtKO (punch)KOTC: RestitutionFebruary 7, 201312:41Los Angeles, California, United States
Win10–0Josh BryantDecision (split)KOTC: UnificationDecember 9, 201235:00Highland, California, United States
Win9–0Brandon HuntTKO (punches)KOTC: HardcoreApril 26, 201213:24Highland, California, United States
Win8–0Brandon HuntTKO (punches)KOTC: Steel CurtainDecember 17, 201113:48Norman, Oklahoma, United States
Win7–0Brett SbardellaKO (punches)KOTC: DemolitionAugust 6, 201111:03Walker, Minnesota, United States
Win6–0Donavin HawkeySubmission (rear-naked choke)KOTC: PlatinumNovember 25, 201011:21Durban, South Africa
Win5–0Adriel MontesTKO (punches)KOTC: Underground 63October 2, 201021:05Laughlin, Nevada, United States
Win4–0George InterianoDecision (unanimous)LBFN 7: Long Beach Fight Night 7January 3, 201035:00Long Beach, California, United States
Win3–0William WheelerSubmission (rear-naked choke)KOTC: JoltedOctober 3, 200911:55Laughlin, Nevada, United States
Win2–0Brandon EllsworthTKO (punches)KOTC: Last ResortMarch 14, 200911:28Laughlin, Nevada, United States
Win1–0Tyler PottettSubmission (rear-naked choke)KOTC: ProtegeMarch 22, 200821:53Laughlin, Nevada, United States


Also Read: Who has Sean Strickland lost to?

FAQs on Sean Strickland's Height

A. Sean Strickland stands 6 feet 1 inches (1.85 m) tall.

A. Sean Strickland’s present MMA record is 28-6-0.

A. Sean Strickland is scheduled to take on Paulo Costa in his next fight.

A. Sean Strickland has lost to Santiago Ponzinibbio, Kamaru Usman, Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos, Alex Pereira, Jared Cannonier, and Dricus du Plessis.

A. Sean Strickland is nicknamed 'Tarzan'.

A. Yes, Sean Strickland beat Israel Adesanya at UFC 293 via unanimous decision to become the UFC Middleweight Champion.

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