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Morning Report: Dustin Poirier says he has ‘four or five years’ left in MMA, only interested in fights that will ‘leave a legacy’

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Last month, Dustin Poirier reasserted himself right at the top of the pile of lightweight contenders with a five-round unanimous decision win over Dan Hooker. …read more

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Hooker calls for ‘war’ against Ferguson, White responds with ‘we’ll see’

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Dana White may be interested in booking a lightweight matchup between Dan Hooker and Tony Ferguson. Top-five UFC lightweight Dan Hooker is still hungry …read more

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Dana White responds after Dan Hooker calls out Tony Ferguson

UFC President Dana White has responded to Dan Hooker calling for a showdown with former interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson. Hooker last fought in late June, when he lost a …read more

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Dan Hooker says his “whole approach needs to change” following loss to Dustin Poirier

UFC lightweight Dan Hooker has admitted that he needs to change things up in a big way following his recent loss to Dustin Poirier. Back at the end of June, …read more

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Editorial: UFC improves COVID-19 protocols, but big pieces remain absent

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With the uptick in positive COVID-19 tests, the UFC needs to do more Dan Hooker had a fight for the ages on June 27. …read more

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Dustin Poirier's fight gear from UFC on ESPN 12 war with Dan Hooker up for auction

Dustin Poirier recently competed in another fight, which means there’s an opportunity to purchase his fight-worn gear to benefit charity.
As has become his custom in recent years, Poirier (26-6 MMA, …read more

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Poirier: Khabib Win Trumps McGregor Revenge

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Dustin Poirier punched his way back into the lightweight title picture with a commanding performance against Dan Hooker in last …read more

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Paul Felder thinks the 'Felder Curse' is 'blown out of proportion'

Paul Felder was propelled into a unique storyline heading into June’s UFC on ESPN 12 main event between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker.
Ahead of the fight, it was noted by …read more

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Dan Hooker amazingly looks 'good as new' one week after Dustin Poirier war

It didn’t take long for Dan Hooker’s face to go back to normal after looking like he was in a car crash just one week ago.
Hooker (20-9 MMA, 9-5 UFC) …read more

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Hot Tweets: Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov’s legacy and Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker as Fight of the Year

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Much has happened in the past week: Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov passed away due to complications from COVID-19, Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker put …read more

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Covington Bashes ‘Scared’ Poirier Before Calling Him Out To Grudge Match

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Dustin Poirier may have looked like a world beater in his recent main event win over Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN 12, but …read more

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Colby Covington To Dustin Poirier: ‘It Took You 25 Minutes To Beat A Hooker?’

Colby Covington thinks Dustin Poirier’s performance at UFC on ESPN 12 left a lot to be desired. Poirier took on Dan Hooker in a bout that many feel is a …read more

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Colby Covington trashes Poirier’s win over Hooker, challenges him to grudge match

Colby Covington was not impressed by his former training partner Dustin Poirier’s recent decision victory over Dan Hooker. Poirier and Hooker, two top lightweight contenders, collided in the main event …read more

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Poirier: ‘I do not want to continue for another five years’

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Dustin Poirier doesn’t see himself fighting for too long. Over the weekend, Justin Poirier and Dan Hooker treated us with a five-round classic …read more

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Dan Hooker volunteers to fight Tony Ferguson next, reveals potential timeline for return

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Dan Hooker just engaged in a “Fight of the Year” candidate with Dustin Poirier but a few days later, he’s already thinking about what comes …read more

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Dustin Poirier wary of long-term dangers of fighting: “I know that what I’m doing isn’t good for myself”

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier is known for his fan-friendly style, having been involved in wars with Eddie Alvarez, Justin Gaethje, Max Holloway and most recently Dan Hooker. However, the …read more

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Photo | Dustin Poirier shows off battered ankle following war with Dan Hooker

Former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier will be needing some time off following his grueling five round war with Dan Hooker. Poirier and Hooker squared off in the headliner …read more

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‘Kankle!’

Dustin Poirier escaped Las Vegas, Nevada with a unanimous decision win over Dan Hooker last Sat. night (June 27, 2020) after five rounds of back-and-forth intense action that saw both …read more

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Dustin Poirier Shares Picture of Severely Swollen Ankle After UFC on ESPN 12 Victory

Dustin Poirier did not emerge from his memorable clash with Dan Hooker unscathed. …read more

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Dustin Poirier shows off massively swollen ankle just days removed from battle with Dan Hooker

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Dustin Poirier will definitely need a little time to recover from his five round battle with Dan Hooker.
The former interim champion won “Fight of …read more

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Felder: I’m ‘benching myself’ until a match up motivates me

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Paul Felder clarifies his current status amid previous talks about possible retirement. After his split decision loss to Dan Hooker in February, Paul …read more

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Dan Hooker eyeing matchups against Tony Ferguson or Charles Oliveira to end 2020

Fresh off a Fight of the Year candidate versus Dustin Poirier, lightweight contender Dan Hooker is eyeing fights against Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira. Hooker and Poirier went toe-to-toe for …read more

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Hooker Calls Out Oliveira, Stays Ready For Ferguson

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“The Hangman” also believes “Do Bronx” is getting “carried away” with some of his recent callouts. Dan Hooker has no plans to sit around …read more

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Dan Hooker identifies errors in Dustin Poirier loss, targets Tony Ferguson or Charles Oliveira

Dan Hooker’s choice to engage in a thrilling barnburner with Dustin Poirier may have ultimately cost him a win.
Hooker (20-9 MMA, 10-5 UFC) suffered a unanimous decision loss to Poirier …read more

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Up Next: Title Shot And A Million Dollars?

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Dustin Poirier defeated Dan Hooker last Sat. night (June 27, 2020) in a wildly-entertaining five-round Lightweight bout at UFC on ESPN 12 in Las …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 main card and prelims land at top spots for Saturday cable ratings

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The main event war between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker helped UFC on ESPN 12 lead all ratings for programming on …read more

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Ray Longo Praises Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker But Doesn’t Think It’s ‘Fight of the Year’

Renowned head coach Ray Longo thinks Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker had the “Round of the Year,” but it isn’t his choice for the 2020 “Fight of the Year.” Poirier …read more

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Dan Hooker returns home to two-week mandatory quarantine following war with Dustin Poirier

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Dan Hooker returned home to New Zealand following his five round war with Dustin Poirier but it will be at least two weeks before …read more

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Spinning Back Clique: Was Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker the 'Fight of the Year'?

Welcome to “Spinning Back Clique,” MMA Junkie’s weekly show that takes a spin through the biggest topics in mixed martial arts. And this week, Simon Head hosts with MMA Junkie …read more

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Dan Hooker shares heartbreaking photo with his daughter during mandatory quarantine

Dan Hooker knew what he was signing up for, win or lose, against Dustin Poirier. After traveling from New Zealand to Las Vegas to fight in this past weekend’s UFC …read more

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So Close, Yet So Far...

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Dan Hooker dropped a five-round unanimous decision to Dustin Poirier in the UFC on ESPN 12 main event last weekend in Las …read more

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Dan Hooker posts heartbreaking photo of quarantine in New Zealand; Dustin Poirier responds

Dan Hooker fought a tough fight at UFC on ESPN 12 in Las Vegas, but has already returned to New Zealand. He hasn’t, however, been allowed to return to his …read more

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UFC Vegas 4 Scorecard

Recap the big winners from Fight Night, featuring Dustin Poirier, Dan Hooker and more.
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What’s next for Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker after UFC on ESPN 12?

In the main event of UFC on ESPN 12, aka UFC Vegas 4, Dustin Poirier was looking to return to the win column when he battled Dan Hooker. Ahead of …read more

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Paul Felder isn't really retired, says he's just 'benching' himself until right fight surfaces

Paul Felder isn’t retired. He’s just benching himself.
Over the past few months, Felder’s fighting future largely has been unclear. After his February loss to Dan Hooker, Felder (17-5 MMA, 9-5 …read more

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Coach Believes Patience Was Key In Dustin Poirier’s Win Over Dan Hooker

American Top Team coach Mike Brown feels that Dustin Poirier’s patience is what earned him the victory over Dan Hooker. It’ll be talked about ad nauseam but simply put, Poirier …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 purses: Poirier, Hooker, and Perry clear six-figures

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Check out the reported fight purses for UFC on ESPN: Poirier vs. Hooker. Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker put on a …read more

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Coach Mike Brown explains how patience, conditioning were key to Dustin Poirier beating Dan Hooker

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Mike Brown knew Dan Hooker was going to be a tough test, which is exactly why Dustin Poirier …read more

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Chael Sonnen says round two of Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker was the greatest five minutes in MMA history

MMA legend Chael Sonnen says that round two of Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker was the greatest five minutes of action in MMA history. Poirier and Hooker put on a …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 Salaries: Dustin Poirier ($300,000), Mike Perry ($180,000) Top Payroll

Dustin Poirier put in a full night’s work to defeat Dan Hooker, and he was well compensated for his efforts. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 salaries: Dustin Poirier leads the pack

The salaries for last weekend’s UFC on ESPN 12 card, headlined by a lightweight war between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker, have been revealed. Poirier and Hooker engaged in one …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 salaries: Dustin Poirier leads three fighters with six-figure paydays

Dustin Poirier was the biggest winner at UFC on ESPN 12, both figuratively and financially.
After gutting out a grueling unanimous decision win over Dan Hooker in the main event Saturday, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 medical suspensions: Dustin Poirier, Dan Hooker get matching terms

Three fighters are facing 180-day suspensions as a result of UFC on ESPN 12 – but neither of the card’s headliners is among them.
On Tuesday, MMA Junkie acquired a full …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 salaries: Dustin Poirier leads with $300,000 payout

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A main event matchup between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker promised excitement and unsurprisingly the two lightweight stars …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Dan Hooker after UFC on ESPN 12 loss?

Dan Hooker went through another war on Saturday in the UFC on ESPN 12 main event, but this time he did not come out victorious as he fell to Dustin …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Dustin Poirier after UFC on ESPN 12 win?

Dustin Poirier put himself back on the map as a lightweight contender on Saturday when he emerged victorious from a memorable bout with Dan Hooker in the UFC on ESPN …read more

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Dan Hooker Has ‘No Regrets, No Excuses’ Following Memorable Battle with Dustin Poirier

It’s only a little more than halfway through 2020, and Dan Hooker has already been involved in two of the year’s most brutal battles. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 post-event facts: Dustin Poirier, Dan Hooker set striking record

UFC on ESPN 12 concluded the promotion’s five-week stretch of events at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, and the card provided some historic moments.
Dustin Poirier (26-6 MMA, 18-5 UFC) …read more

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Dustin Poirier Speaks On UFC on ESPN 12 Victory Over Dan Hooker

Dustin Poirier feels good about his war with Dan Hooker but he knows there’s more work to be done. This past Saturday night (June 27), Poirier and Hooker did battle …read more

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Hooker Releases Statement Following Fight Of The Year Defeat

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How’s New Zealand contender Dan Hooker doing after suffering a close defeat to Dustin Poirier? Pretty good, actually. On Saturday night at the UFC …read more

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The curse of “The Irish Dragon” Paul Felder continued at UFC on ESPN 12

The curse of “The Irish Dragon” Paul Felder continued at UFC on ESPN 12 after Dan Hooker suffered a unanimous decision loss to Dustin Poirier. Every fighter who has defeated …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds after Ariel Helwani suggests he fight Tony Ferguson next

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier responded after ESPN reporter Ariel Helwani suggested a fight against Tony Ferguson could happen next. Poirier defeated Dan Hooker in the main event of UFC …read more

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Recap: Dustin Poirier wins stand-up war against Dan Hooker

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Dustin Poirier got the nod against Dan Hooker after five-rounds of non-stop action at UFC Vegas 4. In what could easily be 2020’s Fight …read more

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Busted up Dan Hooker has 'no regrets, no excuses' after loss to Dustin Poirier

Dan Hooker rightfully has his head held high following a thrilling loss to Dustin Poirier in the UFC on ESPN 12 main event.
Hooker (20-9 MMA, 10-5 UFC) contributed to what …read more

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Dustin Poirier reacts following UFC on ESPN 12 victory over Dan Hooker: “I can do better”

Former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier returned to the Octagon this evening for a fight with streaking contender Dan Hooker. The key lightweight bout served as the headliner of …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 bonuses: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker slugfest earns ‘Fight of the Night’

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“Fight of the Night” was locked up after the third round of UFC on ESPN 12’s headliner between lightweights Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 bonuses: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker a no-brainer 'Fight of the Night'

Dustin Poirier’s thrilling five-round victory over Dan Hooker is high on the list of potential “Fight of the Year” candidates, so it almost goes without saying that Poirier’s win also …read more

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Dustin Poirier defeats Dan Hooker in action-packed UFC Vegas 4 main event

Former interim lightweight champion Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier returned to the octagon on Saturday after a nine-month layoff against No. 5 ranked Dan Hooker in the UFC Vegas 4 main …read more

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UFC fighters, entertainers react to Dustin Poirier's wild win over Dan Hooker

Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker surpassed lofty expectations with a 25-minute bout that filled social media with praise for both fighters. …read more

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Poirier outlasts Hooker by decision in UFC thriller

In a bloody and action-packed slugfest, Dustin Poirier edged Dan Hooker by unanimous decision Saturday at UFC Fight Night’s main event in Las Vegas. …read more

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Dustin Poirier wins bloody ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate with Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN 12

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Dustin Poirier always seems to leave the cage with a few new scars but it’s almost like he wouldn’t have it any other way.
Following …read more

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Twitter reacts to Dustin Poirier's 'Fight of the Year' contender win over Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN 12

Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker gave the world one of the best fights in UFC lightweight history.
The two contenders engaged in a back-and-forth war that went to the judges’ scorecards …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 results: Dustin Poirier edges Dan Hooker in all-time classic

When Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker was announced as the main event of Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 12, it figured to be a shoo-in for “Fight of the Night” honors, …read more

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Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker full fight video highlights

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Watch Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker full fight video highlights from UFC on ESPN 12’s main event above, courtesy of the UFC.
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Pros react to Dustin Poirier’s crazy win over Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN 12

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Dustin Poirier outpointed Dan Hooker in a war at UFC on ESPN 12. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the battle. In an all-out stand-up …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 results: Poirier beats Hooker in classic

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Former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker put on a fight that was entertaining from start to finish. Dustin Poirier vs. …read more

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Pros react to Dustin Poirier defeating Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN 12

A lightweight scrap featuring former interim champion Dustin Poirier taking on Dan Hooker headlined tonight’s UFC on ESPN 12 event. Poirier (25-6 MMA) was returning to action for the first …read more

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Highlights! ‘Diamond’ Too Sharp For Hooker In FOTY Favorite

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Dustin Poirier returned to the UFC lightweight win column with a spectacular performance opposite Dan Hooker in their main event clash last night (Sat., …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 Highlights: Dustin Poirier Decisions Dan Hooker in Classic Fight

Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker exceeded expectations in the main event. The two fighters met in a lightweight bout on Saturday night (June 27, 2020) at the UFC on …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 Results: Dustin Poirier defeats Dan Hooker (Highlights)

A key lightweight bout featuring former interim champion Dustin Poirier taking on Dan Hooker headlines tonight’s UFC on ESPN 12 event. Poirier (25-6 MMA) will be returning to action for …read more

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Poirier Vs. Hooker Live Stream!

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Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker face off tonight (Sat. June 27, 2020) at UFC on ESPN 12 inside UFC APEX in …read more

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Dustin Poirier Thinks He Could Be ‘One Fight Away’ From Another UFC Title Shot If He Beats Dan Hooker

Dustin Poirier knows how significant a win over Dan Hooker would be. Tonight (June 27), Poirier will collide with Hooker in the main event of UFC on ESPN 12. This …read more

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UFC on ESPN: Covington picks Dustin ‘Soyrier’ to beat ‘The Australian Hooker’

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Colby Covington gives his take on tonight’s main event between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker. Can Dustin Poirier rebound from …read more

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Dan Hooker on Conor McGregor: “When you compare resumes, it would be pretty difficult to hand him a title shot over me”

Dan Hooker is confident that a win over Dustin Poirier this evening will leapfrog him ahead of Conor McGregor and setup a future lightweight title shot. ‘The Hangman’ will square …read more

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Colby Covington Picks Dustin “Soyrier” To Defeat Dan Hooker At UFC on ESPN 12

Colby Covington is picking his former teammate Dustin Poirier to get past Dan Hooker. On June 27, Poirier and Hooker will throw leather in the main event of UFC on …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12: ‘Poirier vs. Hooker’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Las Vegas for UFC on ESPN 12, a ten-bout fight card headlined by a lightweight fight between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker. Poirier (25-6 MMA) will …read more

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UFC On ESPN 12 Clash: Poirier Vs. Hooker!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight bruisers Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker will duel TONIGHT (June 27, 2020) at UFC on ESPN 12 from inside …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 Results: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker

UFC on ESPN 12 goes down tonight (Saturday, June 27, 2020) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

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Preview! ‘Diamond’ Looks To Outshine ‘Hangman’ In Vegas

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Top ranked 155-pound contenders, Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker, are scheduled to hook ‘em up in the upcoming UFC on ESPN …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 Results: Poirier vs. Hooker

Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker will clash in the UFC on ESPN 12 main event Saturday night. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

MMA Fighting has …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker Preview

Preview Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 12 main event matchup between former interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier (25-6) and number five contender Dan Hooker (20-8).
Poirier is coming off a loss to …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 - New Blood!

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Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker will have some fresh faces in the supporting cast when they headline UFC on ESPN 12, which takes place inside UFC Apex …read more

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Video: Dustin Poirier thinks win over Dan Hooker puts him ‘one fight away’ from title shot

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UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier talks to reporters about his charitable work, what a win on Saturday means to him, why he keeps ending up in action-packed …read more

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UFC Vegas 4 betting odds: Dustin Poirier comfortably favored over Dan Hooker

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Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC Vegas 4 card, where Dustin Poirier comfortable favored over Dan Hooker in …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 predictions: Who's picking Dan Hooker to upset Dustin Poirier?

Poirier
vs.
Hooker
Gall
vs.
Perry
Allen
vs.
Daukaus
Greene
vs.
Villante

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2020: 56-36

Poirier
(75%)

Perry
(57%)

Allen
(77%)

Greene
(66%)

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2020: 68-24

Poirier

Perry

Allen

Greene

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2020: 67-25

Hooker

Gall

Allen

Greene

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2020: 66-26

Poirier

Perry

Allen

Greene

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2020: 65-27
2014 Champion

Poirier

Perry

Allen

Villante

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2020: 65-27

Poirier

Gall

Allen

Villante

Simon Head
@simonhead
2020: 63-29
2019 Champion*

Poirier

Perry

Allen

Greene

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2020: 63-29

Hooker

Gall

Daukaus

Villante

Danny Segura
@dannyseguratv
2020: 62-30

Poirier

Perry

Allen

Greene

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
2020: 62-30
2018 Champion

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Allen

Greene

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VIDEO | Dustin Poirier, Dan Hooker have tense staredown ahead of UFC on ESPN 12

On Friday, Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker came face-to-face for a final time before they’re locked in the Octagon together on Saturday night. Poirier and Hooker will collide in the …read more

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Staredowns! Poirier Faces ‘The Hangman’ In Vegas

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Top ranked 155-pound contenders, Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker, are scheduled to hook ‘em up in the upcoming UFC on ESPN 12 lightweight main …read more

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Dan Hooker doesn’t believe UFC will bow to Conor McGregor if he returns from retirement

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dan Hooker is confident a win over Dustin Poirier at UFC on ESPN 12 will earn him a title shot – even if Conor …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 Live Weigh-in Results Today (June 26)

The UFC on ESPN 12 weigh-ins are coming at you live today (June 26). Tomorrow night, lightweights Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker will collide. The bout will headline a UFC …read more

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Poirier, Hooker make weight for UFC Fight Night

Dustin Poirier weighed in at 156 pounds and Dan Hooker hit the scale at 155.5 pounds Friday morning for Saturday’s main event of UFC Fight Night at the UFC Apex …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 Live Weigh-in Results Today (June 26)

The UFC on ESPN 12 weigh-ins are coming at you live today (June 26). Tomorrow night, lightweights Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker will collide. The bout will headline a UFC …read more

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UFC Fight Night viewers guide: Poirier-Hooker a spotlight on the UFC's most compelling division

Saturday’s clash of Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker promises to be fiery. Where will it lead the winner? …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘The Diamond!’

Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim Lightweight strap-hanger, Dustin Poirier, will go to war with fellow knockout artist, Dan Hooker, this Saturday (June 27, 2020) …read more

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Live: UFC On ESPN 12 Media Day Video

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Top ranked 155-pound contenders, Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker, are scheduled to hook ‘em up in the upcoming UFC on …read more

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Will Mike Perry add to his highlight reel of crazy moments at UFC on ESPN 12?

We’re sure that, like us, you’re pumped for the main event at UFC on ESPN 12 this weekend. Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker look all set to serve up a …read more

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Posted on June 25, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Pro fighters make their picks for Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker

In the main event of UFC on ESPN 12, Dustin Poirier returns to the Octagon to battle Dan Hooker. Heading into the fight, Poirier is a -225 favorite, while the …read more

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Dan Hooker never lost focus on UFC Fight Night despite visa challenge

Dan Hooker needed a visa to the U.S. for Saturday’s main event. A call from a random phone number helped pave the way. …read more

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Dustin Poirier to foot bill for UFC on ESPN 12 watchers at Lafayette restaurant

Dustin Poirier’s charitable efforts around the time of his fights have become something of a tradition. That hasn’t changed going into Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 12 headliner with Dan Hooker.
Although …read more

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Dan Hooker says a knockout win over Dustin Poirier “makes Gaethje look like a bum”

Dan Hooker believes if he knocks out Dustin Poirier this weekend it will make Justin Gaethje look bad. Gaethje and Poirier fought back in 2018 where “The Diamond” scored a …read more

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UFC on ESPN 12 free fight: Dan Hooker edges Paul Felder in grueling contest

Dan Hooker had to dig deep in the first five-round fight of his career.
Hooker (20-8 MMA, 10-4 UFC) faced Paul Felder in the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 26, …read more

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