Sean “Tarzan” Strickland is a Mixed Martial Artist from the United States of America. He is currently competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and is ranked number five in the middle-weight division as per UFC.com.
He has an impeccable record of 27-5, of which 27 wins- 11 were by knockouts, four by submission, and 12 by decision. Prior to his UFC debut, Strickland was the former King of the Cage Middleweight Champion. He debuted on UFC 171 almost nine years ago against Bubba McDaniel. He won the match in the first round itself via submission.
He had stepped into the Octagon almost a month ago against Abusupiyan Magomedov and won the fight via TKO in the second round.
Sean Strickland’s net worth and his earnings in the UFC
Strickland is one of the top fighters in the middleweight division of the UFC. He has fought against many athletes like Uriah Hall, Alex Pereira, Kamaru Usman, and many more. In his journey through the middleweight, he has seen many ups and down.
As per reports, Seans’s net worth is around $1-1.5 million as of 2023. In his recent outing against Abusupiyan in UFC Vegas 76, Strickland was the highest-paid athlete on the card. His base pay was $200,000 and his incentive pay was $16,000 giving him a guaranteed salary of $216,000.
Before Abusupiyan, he faced Nassourdine Imavov on short notice in UFC Vegas 67. he won the fight via unanimous decision. This was considered to be his biggest pay-date in his fighting career. He earned approximately $321,000 (inclusive of his fight purse of $200k, sponsorship of $21k, and win a bonus of $100k).
In his split-decision victory over Uriah Hall, Sean earned around $151,000 (inclusive of his base salary of $70,000, win bonus of $70,000, and sponsorship of $11,000). On his TKO win over Brendan Allen, Sean received around $144,000 from the UFC.
Seans owns a small apartment. He has posted a video on Youtube giving all his fans a hilarious tour of his apartment.
On his loss against Alex Pereira, Sean expressed disappointment as he was not able to buy the Dodge Hellcat the car he desired. Instead, he had to settle for a Hyundai Accent because of the low payout he received in that match.
With his impressive game in the ring, Sean has proved every one of his talents. Given his talent and drive, Sean possesses the ability to tackle tougher opponents and increase his earnings in the UFC.