Sam Alvey tied the record with a skid
The first event in a busy February schedule for the UFC took place in Las Vegas on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 200 at the UFC Apex.
The main event saw Sean Strickland (25-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) continue his climb up the middleweight rankings with a vastly lopsided decision victory over Jack Hermansson (22-7 MMA, 9-5 UFC) to extend his winning streak. five fights.
For more on the numbers behind the main event, as well as the rest of the card, check out the 45 post-event facts to come out of UFC Fight Night 200 below.
The UFC promotional guidelines compliance payment for the event was $160,500.
Rookie fighters went 2-2 at the event.
Shavkat Rakhmonov and Chidi Njokuani earned $50,000 in UFC Fight Night 200 fight night bonuses. Julian Erosa earned a $100,000 bonus after opponent Steven Peterson missed weight for their fight of the night.
The UFC sold VIP tickets to fans for UFC Fight Night 200, but the promotion did not release the total number of tickets sold or the gate.
The betting favorites went 9-4 on the card.
The betting favorites improved to 1-2 in the UFC headliners this year.
The total fight time for the 13-fight map was 2:14:48.
Sean Strickland beats. Jack Hermansson
Strickland’s six-fight UFC winning streak at middleweight is the second-longest active streak in the division behind Israel Adesanya (10).
Strickland has gone 4-0 since returning to the UFC middleweight division in October 2020.
Strickland has won eight of his 12 UFC wins by decision.
Hermansson fell to 1-3 in the UFC main events.
Nick Maximov beats. Punahele Soriano
Nick Maximov (8-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) earned both of his UFC wins by decision.
Maximov’s 11 knockouts tied the single-fight record for most at a UFC middleweight belt. Marvin Vettori shares the record.
Punahele Soriano (8-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) suffered back-to-back losses after starting his career 8-0.
Soriano suffered his two career losses by decision.
Shavkat Rakhmonov defeats. Carlston Harris
Rakhmonov (15-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) has earned his 15 career wins by stoppage.
Rakhmonov earned the 14th knockout in UFC history with a spinning wheel kick.
Carlston Harris (17-5 MMA, 2-1 UFC) suffered his two lost career stoppages by knockout.
Brendan Allen beats. Sam Alvey
Brendan Allen (18-5 MMA, 6-2 UFC) has earned 15 of his 18 career wins by stoppage.
Sam Alvey’s (33-17-1 MMA, 10-12-1 UFC) eight-fight winless slip is the longest of his career. He hasn’t won a win since June 2018.
Alvey’s eight-fight winless slip in the UFC is tied with BJ Penn for the longest in company history.
Julian Erosa beats. Steven Peterson
Erosa (26-9 MMA, 5-5 UFC) has improved to 4-1 since returning to the UFC for a third stint in June 2020.
Peterson (19-10 MMA, 3-4 UFC) has suffered nine of his 10 career losses by decision.
Peterson has suffered all four UFC losses by decision.
John Castaneda beats. Miles Johns
John Castaneda (19-5 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has earned 17 of his 19 career wins by stoppage. That includes his two UFC wins.
Miles Johns (12-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) suffered his two career losses by stoppage.
Johns suffered the first submission loss of his career.
Hakeem Dawodu defeated. Michael Trizano
Hakeem Dawodu (13-2-1 MMA, 6-2 UFC) has earned five of his six UFC wins by decision.
Dawodu’s six wins since 2016 in UFC featherweight competition are tied for fourth in the division behind Alexander Volkanovski (seven), Giga Chikadze (seven) and Dan Ige (seven).
Michael Trizano (9-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) is down to 1-2 since moving up to the featherweight division in May 2019.
Trizano suffered the first decision loss of his career.
Chidi Njokuani defeated. Marc-Andre Barriault
Njokuani (21-7 MMA, 1-0 UFC) has won 13 of his 14 career wins by knockout.
Njokuani’s 16-second win marked the second fastest start in UFC history behind Terrance McKinney’s seven-second win at UFC 263 in June 2021.
Marc-André Barriault (13-5 MMA, 2-4 UFC) suffered the first knockout loss of his career.
Alexis Davis beats. Julija Stoliarenko
Alexis Davis (21-1 MMA, 8-6 UFC) has improved to 2-1 since returning to the UFC women’s bantamweight division in February 2021. She is 7-3 in the category of weight under the UFC banner.
Davis’ seven wins in UFC women’s bantamweight competition are tied with Julianna Peña for third most in divisional history behind Amanda Nunes (11) and Raquel Pennington (nine).
Davis has won seven of his eight UFC wins by decision.
Julija Stoliarenko’s (9-6-2 MMA, 0-4 UFC) three-fight losing slip is the longest of her career. She hasn’t won a win since March 2020.
Jailton Almeida vs Danilo Marques
Jailton Almeida (15-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) has earned his 15 career wins by stoppage.
Danilo Marques (11-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC) suffered all three of his career stoppage losses by knockout.
Marques suffered both of his UFC losses by knockout.
Phil Rowe beats. Jason Witte
Phil Rowe (9-3 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has earned all nine of his career wins by stoppage.
Rowe earned both of his UFC wins by knockout.
Jason Witt (19-8 MMA, 2-3 UFC) has suffered all eight of his career losses by stoppage.
Witt suffered all three of his UFC losses by knockout.