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Arman Tsarukyan On Dan Hooker: “I Wanna Kill This Guy”

UFC lightweight Arman Tsarukyan has further fueled his feud with Dan Hooker by suggesting he wants to "kill" the New Zealander. Despite having separate fights booked, the two 155-pound contenders have continued to go back-and-forth over social media and through interviews. Tsarukyan is set to be in action first out...

Dan Hooker Believes Khabib’s Record & Résumé Will Never Be Duplicated

UFC lightweight Dan Hooker doesn't believe anyone will be able to replicate the success of Khabib Nurmagomedov inside the Octagon. Khabib is widely regarded as one of the greatest fighters to have ever graced the sport of MMA. After arriving in the UFC in 2012 with a 17-0 record, "The...

Quote: No One From The UFC Can Get A Hold Of Tony Ferguson

It appears the UFC is having a difficult time reaching out to Tony Ferguson. Ferguson was last seen in action back in May. He was defeated by Beneil Dariush via unanimous decision. It was the third straight loss for Ferguson. "El Cucuy's" recent performances have been a far cry from...

Dan Hooker Eyeing Bare-Knuckle Transition After MMA Career

Dan Hooker says a move to bare-knuckle boxing will be in the cards for him after his MMA career winds down. Hooker currently competes in the UFC lightweight division. He holds the number eight spot on the official UFC lightweight rankings. He's looking to rebound after suffering back-to-back losses to...

Dan Hooker Responds To “Dumbass” Tsarukyan’s Ducking Accusation

UFC lightweight Dan Hooker has described Arman Tsarukyan as an "absolute dumbass" for claiming that he ducked a fight with the Russian-Armenian. Tsarukyan, who was last in action when he secured a decision victory over Matt Frevola at UFC 257 in January, ignited a feud with Hooker after accepting the...

Arman Tsarukyan Accuses Dan Hooker Of Ducking Him After Public Talk

Arman Tsarukyan is naming names regarding would-be opponents who declined to face him next, and atop that list is Dan “The Hangman” Hooker. Both Arman Tsarukyan and Dan Hooker had been vocal about their lack of a dancing partner in recent weeks, but their frustrations appeared to come to an...

Report: Dan Hooker vs. Nasrat Haqparast On Tap For UFC 266

It looks like Dan Hooker has a date and a dance partner for his return. BJPenn.com reports that Hooker will meet Nasrat Haqparast on Sept. 25. Hooker vs Haqparast will be a part of the UFC 266 card inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The report notes that...

Dan Hooker Has A Taker For His UFC 266 Open Challenge

Dan Hooker has got himself a taker. Earlier this week, a growingly impatient Dan Hooker laid out what could only be interpreted as an open challenge when he sent out a tweet stating that “Anyone can get it.” Well, before he had a taker, he had a doubter in #14-ranked...

Thiago Moisés: Fight With Dan Hooker Would Make Sense

Thiago Moisés believes that a clash with Dan Hooker makes the most sense going forward. Moisés is coming off a submission loss to rising 155-pounder Islam Makhachev. Moisés was hoping to pull off a massive upset on top of extending his winning streak to four. It wasn't meant to be. During...

Dan Hooker Issues An Apparent Open Challenge For UFC 266

Dan Hooker is eager to get back in the Octagon and is looking for a fight, against anyone. #8-ranked lightweight contender Hooker issued a callout to any fighter that wishes to fight him at UFC 266. The event will take place on September 25, 2021 at T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada. https://twitter.com/danthehangman/status/1419881177603710978 "ANYBODY CAN...

War Of Words Between Makhachev & Hooker Picks Up Steam

Islam Makhachev believes him and Dan Hooker can talk about fighting each other once "The Hangman" starts to wins a fight. #8-ranked lightweight Dan Hooker accused Makhachev of trying to copy Khabib Nurmagomedov but mentioned how it wasn't the same because Makhachev had lost before whereas Nurmagomedov was undefeated. Hooker...

Hooker: It’s Silly To Think Fighters Are Afraid To Fight Islam Makhachev

Following Islam Makhachev's big win at UFC Vegas 31, Dan Hooker isn't buying that fighters are afraid to fight the #9-ranked Russian out of American Kickboxing Academy. Over the weekend, Islam Makhachev capitalized on his first time headlining a UFC event. The heir to Khabib Nurmagomedov took Thiago Moisés to...

Islam Makhachev Hits Hooker With The ‘Who TF Is That Guy’ Treatment

UFC lightweight Islam Makhachev has shot down Dan Hooker's callout of the Dagestani ahead of his UFC Vegas 31 main event. Makhachev's comments come ahead of his main event matchup against Thiago Moisés this weekend. After the cancelation of the original headliner between Max Holloway and the returning Yair Rodriguez,...

Dan Hooker Responds To Fans Claiming He Ducked Islam Makhachev

Dan Hooker has a message for those who think he's ducking Islam Makhachev.

Dan Hooker Expresses Interest In A Fight Against Ferguson Or Dariush

Dan Hooker fancies a fight against either Tony Ferguson or Beneil Dariush. In a recent interview with Submission Radio, top ten lightweight contender Hooker believes a fight against Ferguson would make for a fan-friendly fight as the thought of fighting "El Cucuy" gets him excited. "Those are two great fights...