Sean Strickland

Sean Strickland 2021: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Sean Strickland is one of the best contenders in the UFC's middleweight division. He started training when he was 14. He trained in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and made his professional MMA debut in 2008. As of June 2021, 'Tarzan' sits at #11 in the UFC middleweight rankings.

Before UFC, Strickland competed in 'King of the Cage' MMA promotion, where he was the reigning and defending middleweight champion.

Sean Strickland: UFC Career

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Strickland made his UFC debut on March 15, 2014, at UFC 171 against Robert McDaniel. He started his UFC career with a spectacular first-round submission (rear-naked choke) victory over McDaniel. He then went on to defeat several elite MMA athletes such as Court McGee, Jack Marshman, Brendan Allen, and more.

In his fight against the current UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman at UFC 210, he suffered a unanimous decision loss. His last fight was against Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Fight Night: Reyes vs. Prochazka, where he claimed a unanimous decision victory.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - OCTOBER 31: Sean Strickland reacts after his victory over Jack Marshman of Wales in a middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on October 31, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)

After his victory over Jotko, Strickland is on a four-fight win streak. Now, he will step inside the octagon against Uriah Hall at UFC Fight Night: Hall vs. Strickland on July 31, 2021. 'Tarzan' has a splendid UFC record of 10-3.

Sean Strickland: Fighting Style

Strickland is a great stand-up fighter and an elite submission grappler. He uses his BJJ techniques to tire out his opponents and then aims for a knockout. 'Tarzan' is a type of fighter who will try to finish things early. However, if that doesn't work, he is ready to go to the distance.

Sean Strickland: Achievements

'Tarzan' has a striking professional MMA record of 23-3 (10 T/KO and 4 Submissions). In his UFC career, Strickland has one 'Performance of the Night' bonus in his name. It came for his display against Brendan Allen in 2020.

Strickland also has achievements apart from UFC. He is a brown belt in BJJ and a former King of the Cage middleweight champion.

Sean Strickland: Net Worth and Salary 2021

As per The Sports Daily, Strickland has estimated UFC career earnings of $740,000.

MONCTON, NB - OCTOBER 26: Sean Strickland poses on the scale during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at Delta Hotels by Marriott Beausejour on October 26, 2018 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

How to contact Sean Strickland?

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NicknameTarzan
Age30
BornFebruary 27, 1991
NationalityAmerican
HometownAnaheim, United States
Height6'1"
Reach76"
Leg Reach41.5"
MMA Record23-3
Active Win Streak4
Weight / Division185 lbs / Middleweight
 Net Worth NA
Marital Status/Partner Name NA/NA

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