September 2021
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Lightweight
21-13-0
22-12-0

The tape

37
Age
32
6' 0" / 183 cm
Height
6' 0" / 183 cm
76" / 193 cm
Reach
75.6" / 192 cm

Full record

SUB 4UD 5KO 3UD 3
Form
KO 2KO 1SUB 1UD 3KO 1
21
Wins
22
5
By KO
11
24
KO%
50
12
By Sub
7
57
SUB%
32
13
Losses
12
2
Stopped
3
1
Tapped
3
0
Draws
0
2004
Debut
2009
34
Bouts
34
85
Rounds
70
6 hours, 28 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 55 minutes

Current rankings @ Lightweight

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UFC
12
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Bellator
-
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Tapology
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Nate Diaz vs Dan Hooker preview

When is Diaz vs Hooker?

Nate Diaz could potentially fight Dan Hooker, in September 2021.

The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).

Diaz vs Hooker stats

Nate Diaz would step into the octagon with a record of 21 wins, 13 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 12 by submission.

Dan Hooker would make his way to the cage with a record of 22 wins, 12 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.

The stats suggest Hooker would have a large advantage in power over Diaz, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Diaz's 24%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Diaz would have a large advantage over Hooker, boasting at 57% submission rate over Hooker's 32%.

Nate Diaz is the older man by 5 years, at 37 years old.

Diaz is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2004, 4 years and 4 months earlier than Hooker, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 15 more professional rounds, 85 to Hooker's 70.

Diaz vs Hooker form

Hooker has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he won against Claudio Puelles at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Arnold Allen at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Islam Makhachev at UFC 267 on 30th October 2021 by submission in the 1st round.

Before that, he had won against Nasrat Haqparast at UFC 266 on 25th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

He had been beaten by Michael Chandler at UFC 257 on 23rd January 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Activity check

Diaz's last 4 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Hooker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Diaz vs Hooker?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Diaz vs Hooker yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

Nate Diaz vs Dan Hooker news

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