UFC kicks the year off with a thrilling contender clash that will see No. 7 ranked middleweight Sean Strickland take on No. 12 ranked Nassourdine Imavov. Though both men are ranked at middleweight, this special main event will take place at light heavyweight. Also, No. 13 ranked featherweight contender Dan Ige squares off with streaking Damon Jackson.
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: STRICKLAND vs IMAVOV will take place Saturday, January 14 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The entire card will be available on ESPN+ in English and Spanish, with the main card starting at 7 pm ET / 4 pm PT and the prelims at 4 pm ET / 1 pm PT.
Main event scheduled for five rounds. All other bouts scheduled for three rounds.
UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov Official Weigh-In Results:
Main Event - Light Heavyweight Bout: Sean Strickland (204) vs Nassourdine Imavov (194)
Co-Main Event - Featherweight Bout: Dan Ige (145.5) vs Damon Jackson (145.5)
Middleweight Bout: Punahele Soriano (185.5) vs Roman Kopylov (185)
Women’s Bantamweight Bout: Ketlen Vieira (136) vs Raquel Pennington (135.5)
Bantamweight Bout: Umar Nurmagomedov (135) vs Raoni Barcelos (135)
Bantamweight Bout: Javid Basharat (136) vs Matheus Mendonca (134.5)
Middleweight Bout: Claudio Ribeiro (183) vs Abdul Razak Alhassan (185.5)
Lightweight Bout: Mateusz Rebecki (155.5) vs Nick Fiore (155)
Flyweight Bout: Allan Nascimento (125.5) vs Carlos Hernandez (125)
Featherweight Bout: Dan Argueta (146) vs Nick Aguirre (145.5)
Flyweight Bout: Charles Johnson (126) vs Jimmy Flick (126)
*Women’s Flyweight Bout: Priscila Cachoeira vs Sijara Eubanks
*Due to weight management issues, the women's flyweight bout between Priscila Cachoeira and Sijara Eubanks has been canceled.
UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov took place live from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 14, 2023. See the Final Results, Official Scorecards and Who Won Bonuses - relive the action on UFC Fight Pass!