A new fight between Dan “The Hangman” Hooker and Nasrat Haqparast has been announced in the Lightweight division.

Fighter form coming into this matchup

In his most recent octagon appearance, Hooker was defeated by Michael Chandler via KO/TKO at UFC 257 in a Lightweight bout. Hooker was the slight favorite in the fight, coming in at -150. The loss extended his losing streak to 2 in a row. Hooker’s professional MMA record currently sits at 20-10.

Haqparast most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night (Vegas 21): Edwards vs. Muhammad, taking on and defeating Rafa García via Decision in a Lightweight bout. Haqparast went into the fight as the -500 heavy favorite. The win extended his winning streak to 2 in a row. Haqparast’s professional MMA record currently sits at 13-3.

Originally posted at https://twitter.com/BigMarcel24/status/1427408660108648452

The AllStar will post opening betting lines when betting markets open.

Tale of the tape

Dan “The Hangman” HookervsNasrat Haqparast
31Age25
31Fights16
20Wins13
10Losses3
12KO’s10
9Subs1
6’0″ (183cm)Height5’10” (178cm)
75.5″ (192cm)Reach72.0″ (183cm)

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