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UFC Vegas 4: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker – Watch Dan Hardy Break it Down

When it was announced that Dan Hooker and Dustin Poirier were going to fight at UFC Vegas 4 [1], the news was very, very, well received. So what are the keys to today’s bout?

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Dan Hardy breaks down Poirier vs. Hooker

Today’s bout has plenty of buzz on account of the fact both Poirier and Hooker are aggressive, dangerous fighters. There’s also a lot riding on the bout.

Poirier (25-6) is looking to remain within reach of another title shot, as the former interim champ is coming off a loss to the reigning, lightweight king, Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Hooker (20-8), on the other hand, is hoping to lock-up a title shot. ‘The Hangman’ has won three in a row and he’s moved into the top five of the UFC’s lightweight ranks as a result.

Recently Dan Hardy shared his thoughts on today’s bout, which you can check out below.

UFC Vegas 4 line-up

Here is the line-up for today’s event, which will be hosted by the Apex Facility (line-up via MMA Mania [2]).

UFC on ESPN 12 Main Card On ESPN/ESPN+ (8 p.m. ET)

155 lbs.: Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker
170 lbs.: Mickey Gall vs. Mike Perry
185 lbs.: Brendan Allen vs. Kyle Daukaus
265 lbs.: Maurice Greene vs. Gian Villante
150 lbs.: Sean Woodson vs. Julian Erosa

UFC on ESPN 12 ‘Prelims’ Card On ESPN/ESPN+ (6 p.m. ET)

155 lbs.: Luis Pena vs. Khama Worthy
265 lbs.: Tanner Boser vs. Philipe Lins
170 lbs.: Takashi Sato vs. Jason Witt
145 lbs.: Jordan Griffin vs. Youssef Zalal
115 lbs.: Jinh Yu Frey vs. Kay Hansen