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Jack Hermansson vs. Sean Strickland headlines UFC's Feb. 5 event

Posted On: Jan 27, 2022   |   Posted By: MMAjunkie

A key middleweight matchup is on tap for the first part of the UFC's 2022 calendar year.
Jack Hermansson is set to take on the streaking Sean Strickland in a five-round main event Feb. 5. MMA Junkie confirmed the matchup with people with knowledge of the booking following an initial report from UFC broadcast partner ESPN .
The Feb. 5 event does not yet have an announced venue, location or broadcast plan, but is likely to take place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas with a broadcast on a combination of ESPN and ESPN+.
Hermansson got back on track in May with a unanimous decision win over Edmen Shahbazyan. Prior to that, he had an up-and-down run with big wins over Ronaldo Souza and Kelvin Gastelum, but losses to Jared Cannonier and Marvin Vettori.
Strickland will bring a five-fight winning streak into the matchup. After two losses in three fights, including one to current welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, he beat Nordine Taleb in what for now was his last welterweight fight....

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