The first fight night event of UFC’s 2023 calendar is here. This article will provide you with the latest schedule, live stream, and fight card details on the UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov.
UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov is UFC’s first official fight night event in 2023. It is the 217th addition to the popular mixed martial arts event series. The event featuring 12 MMA bouts is announced to be held in Las Vegas on Sunday afternoon.
The upcoming UFC Fight Night event will feature a bout between middleweight class professional Sean Strickland and Nassourdine Imavov as the title fight. It will be their first bout against each other. Additionally, the event will feature featherweight class bout between Dan Ige and Damon Jackson as the co-main fight.
American professional mixed martial artist Sean Strickland is ranked 7th in UFC middleweight standings. He currently Holds a 25-5 professional record. Last year, Strickland participated in 3 different UFC events. The first was a Fight Night where he defeated Jack Hermansson via split decision. While in the following two, he was defeated by Jared Cannonier and Alex Pereira.
Nassourdine Imavov is the middleweight division professional from France. Currently ranked 12th in UFC middleweight, he has a 12-3 professional record. Last year, Imavov faced Joaquin Buckley in September and won via unanimous decision. While in 2021, he defeated Edmen Shahbazyan and Ian Heinisch via TKO on two different events.
When will be UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov held?
- Date: Saturday, January 14, 2023
- Time: 10:00 a.m. ET
The upcoming UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov MMA event is scheduled to be held on Sunday, January 14, 2023. It will begin with prelim fights starting at 04:00 a.m. ET. the main event will be starting from 10 pm ET
How to Watch UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov on TV?
The Strickland vs Imavov fight night event will be online exclusive for ESPN. Therefore, there will be no way to watch fight from it on tv.
How to Livestream the event?
UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs Imavov is announced to be an ESPN exclusive event. Therefore, live stream of the fights from the event will only be available for ESPN+ subscribers in the United States.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: UFC Apex
- Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
UFC Apex center is the venue for upcoming UFC Fight Night event. The official UFC facility is located near El Camino Road in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.