Dan “The Hangman” Hooker

MMA Record: 21-10-0

Dan “The Hangman” Hooker is a 31 year old Male fighter from New Zealand with a 21-10-0 pro MMA record. Hooker is scheduled to fight Islam Makhachev at UFC 267 on Saturday October 30, 2021 in a Lightweight bout.

Dan Hooker has 21 wins with a 81% finish rate, including 10 by knockout, 7 by submission, 4 by decision.

Dan Hooker's Next Fight

Dan Hooker is set to face Islam Makhachev at UFC 267 on 2021-10-30

Bio Stats

  • Age 31
  • Reach 75.5' (191.8 cm)
  • Height 72' (183 cm)
  • Country New Zealand

Fighting Stats

  • Recent form WLLWW
  • Win breakdown 10 KO • 7 SUB • 4 DEC
  • Finish rate 81%
  • Loss breakdown 2 KO • 2 SUB • 6 DEC

Dan “The Hangman” Hooker's Record Analysis


Dan “The Hangman” Hooker full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Organization
Win 20-10-0 Nasrat Haqparast DEC R3 5:00 UFC 266: Volkanovski vs. Ortega 2021-09-25 Lightweight UFC
Loss 20-9-0 Michael Chandler KO/TKO R1 2:30 UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 2021-01-23 Lightweight UFC
Loss 20-8-0 Dustin Poirier DEC R5 5:00 UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Hooker 2020-06-27 Lightweight UFC
Win 19-8-0 Paul Felder DEC R5 5:00 UFC on ESPN+ 26: Felder vs. Hooker 2020-02-22 Lightweight UFC
Win 18-8-0 Al Iaquinta DEC R3 5:00 UFC 243: Whittaker vs. Adesanya 2019-10-05 Lightweight UFC
Win 17-8-0 James Vick KO/TKO R1 2:33 UFC on ESPN 4: Dos Anjos vs. Edwards 2019-07-20 Lightweight UFC
Loss 17-7-0 Edson Barboza KO/TKO R3 2:19 UFC on FOX 31: Lee vs. Iaquinta 2 2018-12-15 Lightweight UFC
Win 16-7-0 Gilbert Burns KO/TKO R1 2:28 UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier 2018-07-07 Lightweight UFC
Win 15-7-0 Jim Miller KO/TKO R1 3:00 UFC Fight Night 128: Barboza vs. Lee 2018-04-21 Lightweight UFC
Win 14-7-0 Marc Diakiese SUB R3 0:42 UFC 219: Cyborg vs. Holm 2017-12-30 Lightweight UFC
Win 13-7-0 Ross Pearson KO/TKO R2 3:02 UFC Fight Night 110: Lewis vs. Hunt 2017-06-10 Lightweight UFC
Loss 13-6-0 Jason Knight DEC R3 5:00 UFC Fight Night 101: Whittaker vs. Brunson 2016-11-26 Featherweight UFC
Win 12-6-0 Mark Eddiva SUB R1 1:24 UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir 2016-03-19 Featherweight UFC
Loss 12-5-0 Yair Rodriguez DEC R3 5:00 UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson 2015-10-03 Featherweight UFC
Win 11-5-0 Hatsu Hioki KO/TKO R2 4:13 UFC Fight Night 65: Miocic vs. Hunt 2015-05-09 Featherweight UFC
Loss 11-4-0 Maximo Blanco DEC R3 5:00 UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson 2014-09-20 Featherweight UFC
Win 10-4-0 Ian Entwistle KO/TKO R1 3:34 UFC Fight Night 43: Te Huna vs. Marquardt 2014-06-28 Featherweight UFC
Win 9-4-0 Nick Patterson KO/TKO R3 0:34 Australian FC 6: 2013-08-24 Lightweight AFC
Win 8-4-0 Rusty McBride SUB R1 1:31 Australian FC 5: Hooker vs. McBride 2 2013-05-10 Lightweight AFC
Win 7-4-0 Cee Khubone SUB R1 2:53 Regional circuit 2012-10-13 SMMA
Win 6-4-0 Chengjie Wu KO/TKO R1 3:44 Legend FC 9: 2012-06-16 Featherweight LFC
Win 5-4-0 Rusty McBride KO/TKO R2 3:57 Australian FC 3: 2012-04-14 Lightweight AFC
Loss 5-3-0 Haotian Wu SUB R2 4:52 Legend FC 8: 2012-03-30 Lightweight LFC
Win 4-3-0 Yuma Ishizuka DEC R3 5:00 Regional circuit 2011-09-03 AFC
Win 3-3-0 Scott MacGregor SUB R1 4:42 Regional circuit 2011-07-30 SFCNZ
Loss 3-2-0 Robert Lisita DEC R3 5:00 Regional circuit 2010-07-03 SFCNZ
Loss 3-1-0 Sonny Brown SUB R2 2:00 Regional circuit 2010-03-27 RMMAA
Win 2-1-0 Ken Yasuda KO/TKO R1 3:12 Regional circuit 2009-12-05 RMMAA
Win 1-1-0 Adam Calver SUB R1 2:52 Regional circuit 2009-11-14 SFCNZ
Loss 1-0-0 Adam Calver DEC R3 5:00 Regional circuit 2009-07-25 SFCNZ
Win 0-0-0 Mike Taylor SUB R1 0:48 Regional circuit 2009-03-07 SFCNZ
Dan “The Hangman” Hooker MMA Record: 21-10-0

Dan “The Hangman” Hooker's last five professional MMA fights

Recent form for Dan Hooker

Dan “The Hangman” Hooker's MMA career highlights

Dan “The Hangman” Hooker's Professional MMA debut

Hooker made his professional debut against Mike Taylor on March 7, 2009, fighting on the regional circuit.

He made a winning start to his career, defeating Mike Taylor who carried a 0-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.

Dan Hooker beat Mike Taylor by Submission at 0:48 of Round 1.

Dan “The Hangman” Hooker's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

Hooker made his debut in the UFC against Ian Entwistle on June 28, 2014, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 43: Te Huna vs. Marquardt having compiled a 10-4-0 professional MMA record.

Dan Hooker beat Ian Entwistle by KO/TKO at 3:34 of Round 1.

Since his debut, Hooker has gone on to fight a total of 17 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 11-6-0.

When was Dan Hooker's last win?

Hooker's last win came against Nasrat Haqparast at UFC 266 on Saturday September 25, 2021. Dan Hooker beat Nasrat Haqparast by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

Who is Dan Hooker's next opponent?

Hooker is scheduled to fight Islam Makhachev at UFC 267 on Saturday October 30, 2021.

When was Dan Hooker's last loss?

Hooker's last loss came against Michael Chandler at UFC 257 on Saturday January 23, 2021. Dan Hooker lost to Michael Chandler by KO/TKO at 2:30 of Round 1.

How many UFC fights has Dan Hooker had?

Hooker has fought 17 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 11-6-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Dan Hooker have?

Hooker has knocked out 10 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Dan Hooker have?

Hooker has submitted 7 opponents.

How many times has Dan Hooker been knocked out?

Hooker has been knocked out 2 times.

How many times has Dan Hooker been submitted?

Hooker has been submitted 2 times.