6/30 UFC Rankings: Dustin Poirier Moves Up Lightweight and Pound-For-Pound Ranks

Following his main event win on UFC's card last Saturday, Dustin Poirier has overtaken Tony Ferguson for second place on the lightweight rankings. The change is one of the many as part of UFC.com's new rankings released on Tuesday. Poirier got his win on Saturday after defeated fifth-ranked Dan Hooker via unanimous decision. Following the … Continue reading 6/30 UFC Rankings: Dustin Poirier Moves Up Lightweight and Pound-For-Pound Ranks

Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker Win ‘Fight of the Night’ Award For June 27th UFC Main Event

A stunning and competitive five-round main event between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker proved to be more than enough to win the "Fight of the Night" bonus after UFC's show on June 27th. The fight, which happened at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, saw Poirier win in a unanimous decision. The performance … Continue reading Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker Win ‘Fight of the Night’ Award For June 27th UFC Main Event

UFC Fight Night: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker Play-by-Play

Headlining a "Fight Night" for the UFC on Saturday night, high-level lightweights Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker clashed. Here's how the fight went. Bout 10: Dustin Poirier (25-6) vs. Dan Hooker (20-8) (Lightweight) Both fighters traded leg kicks to start. Hooker landed with a short jab early in the first minute. Hooker connected with two … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker Play-by-Play

UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Hooker Live Coverage

On Saturday night, UFC presents a "Fight Night" from their studio, the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The 10-fight card includes a headlining bout between ranked lightweights Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker. Follow along with the blog throughout the night for live updates on the action. A full preview of the action can … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Hooker Live Coverage

Dan Hooker and Dustin Poirier Set For Headlining Bout on UFC’s June 27th Show

A main event for UFC's June 27th card was announced on Friday, with UFC President Dana White revealing Dan Hooker and Dustin Poirier have been booked for a five-round fight. The announcement came on ESPN's MMA channel.  The fight will be Poirier's first after a loss to the UFC Lightweight Champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov. Before the … Continue reading Dan Hooker and Dustin Poirier Set For Headlining Bout on UFC’s June 27th Show