Feb 22 2020
Saturday

Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand

UFC on ESPN+ 26
5 rounds contest @ Lightweight
19-8-0
SD 5
SD 5
17-4-0

The tape

31
Age
37
6' 0" / 183 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
75.6" / 192 cm
Reach
70.5" / 179 cm

Tape record

Form
19
Wins
17
10
By KO
10
53
KO%
59
7
By SUB
1
37
SUB%
6
8
Loses
4
1
Stopped
1
2
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2009
Debut
2011
27
Bouts
21
52
Rounds
49
3 hours, 34 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 45 minutes

Tape rankings @ Lightweight

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UFC
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Tapology
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Dan Hooker vs Paul Felder report

Who won Hooker vs Felder?

Dan Hooker beat Paul Felder by split decision in their 5 round contest, during the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 26, on Saturday 22nd February 2020 at Spark Arena in Auckland.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Dan Hooker.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).

Hooker vs Felder stats

Dan Hooker stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.

Paul Felder made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggested Felder had a slight advantage in power over Hooker, with a 59% knock out percentage over Hooker's 53%.

Dan Hooker was the younger man by 6 years, at 31 years old.

Hooker had a height advantage of 1 inch over Felder. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.

Hooker was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 2 years and 9 months earlier than Felder, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 63 to Felder's 59.

Hooker vs Felder form

Hooker had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Dustin Poirier at UFC Vegas 4 on 27th June 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Paul Felder at UFC on ESPN+ 26 on 22nd February 2020 by split decision in their 5 round contest at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.

Going into that contest, he had beat Al Iaquinta at UFC 243 on 5th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Marvel Stadium, Melbourne, Australia.

Before that, he had won against James Vick at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at AT&T Center, San Antonio, United States.

He had been beaten by Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 31 on 15th December 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center, Milwaukee.

Felder had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN+ 26 on 22nd February 2020 by split decision in their 5 round contest at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.

Previous to that, he had beat Edson Barboza at UFC 242 on 7th September 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at du Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had defeated James Vick at UFC on ESPN 1 on 17th February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, United States.

Before that, he had lost to Mike Perry at UFC 226 on 7th July 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Last Vegas.

He had won against Stevie Ray at UFC Fight Night 113 on 16th July 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at SSE Hydro Arena, Glasgow, Scotland.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Dan Hooker had been fighting more than Paul Felder.

Going to this contest, Dan Hooker had last fought 1 year, 2 months and 21 days ago, while Paul Felder's last outing had been 1 year, 6 months and 26 days ago.

Hooker's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

Felder's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.

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