Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-01-14, good pace with some nice exchanges: the mma bout Sean Strickland vs Nassourdine Imavov gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2023).
Imavov vs Strickland is scheduled to take place Saturday, January 14th, at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA), in a 5-round light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg) bout; it is the main event of UFC Vegas 67 (also known as UFC Fight Night 217 or UFC on ESPN+ 75). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Sean Strickland record
Sean Strickland (who replaces Kelvin Gastelum) entered this fight with a professional mma record of 25-5-0 (56% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.11 middleweight in the world,
He fought three times last year beating Jack Hermansson (Jack Hermansson vs Sean Strickland) but then he lost to current #1 Ufc Mw champion Alex Pereira (Sean Strickland vs Alex Pereira) and to Jared Cannonier (Jared Cannonier vs Sean Strickland).
Strickland’s next fight: Sean Strickland vs Abusupiyan Magomedov
Nassourdine Imavov record
His opponent, Nassourdine Imavov, has an official record of 12-3-0 (75% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the middleweight division.
He lost to Phil Hawes in 2021 but then he has won over Ian Heinisch, Edmen Shahbazyan and Joaquin Buckley (Nassourdine Imavov vs Joaquin Buckley).
Imavov’s next fight: Nassourdine Imavov vs Chris Curtis
Here is the UFC Vegas 67 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Sean Strickland vs Nassourdine Imavov
Dan Ige vs Damon Jackson
Punahele Soriano vs Roman Kopylov
Raquel Pennington vs Ketlen Vieira
Umar Nurmagomedov vs Raoni Barcelos
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+)
Javid Basharat vs Mateus Mendonca
Abdul Razak Alhassan vs Claudio Ribeiro
Mateusz Rebecki vs Nick Fiore
Allan Nascimento vs Carlos Hernandez
Dan Argueta vs Nick Aguirre
Charles Johnson vs Jimmy Flick
Pre-fight press conference
Watch for free the UFC Vegas 67 pre-fight press conference, featuring Nassourdine Imavov and Sean Strickland!
Watch the videos of UFC Vegas 67: Strickland vs Imavov weigh-in and faceoffs from the official Ufc Youtube channel!
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Sean Strickland vs Nassourdine Imavov as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Who won Strickland vs Imavov fight?
Sean Strickland defeated Nassourdine Imavov via unanimous decision. Scores were 49–46, 49–46, 48–47.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC Vegas 67 post-fight octagon interview of Sean Strickland and Nassourdine Imavov.
UFC Vegas 67 results
Here are the results of all the fights of UFC Vegas 67 Strickland vs Imavov.
Sean Strickland def. Nassourdine Imavov via UD
Dan Ige def. Damon Jackson via KO r2
Roman Kopylov def. Punahele Soriano via TKO r2
Raquel Pennington def. Ketlen Vieira via SD
Umar Nurmagomedov def. Raoni Barcelos via KO r1
Javid Basharat def. Mateus Mendonca via UD
Abdul Razak Alhassan def. Claudio Ribeiro via KO r2
Mateusz Rębecki def. Nick Fiore via UD
Allan Nascimento def. Carlos Hernández via SUB r1
Daniel Argueta def. Nick Aguirre via UD
Charles Johnson def. Jimmy Flick via TKO r1
Post-fight press conference
Watch and listen the official UFC Vegas 67 post-fight press conference video, headlined by the main event Nassourdine Imavov and Sean Strickland (free live stream from the UFC – Ultimate Fighting Championship Youtube channel).
UFC Vegas 67 Fight of the Night: no bonus awarded
UFC Vegas 67 Performance of the Night: Dan Ige, Roman Kopylov, Umar Nurmagomedov, Allan Nascimento