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Dan Hooker vs. Gilbert Burns Set for UFC

May 19, 2018 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris
Dan Hooker

Stuff has confirmed with New Zealand UFC fighter Dan Hooker that he will face Gilbert Burns at UFC 226 in July. The fight card is set for later this summer.

Dan Hooker is riding a three-fight winning streak going into the bout. He’s had wins over Ross Pearson, Marc Diakiese, and Jim Miller, and all those wins were finishes. Meanwhile, Burns has won his last two fights in a row via knockout.

UFC 226 is set for Saturday, July 6 in Paradise, Nevada. The event will be held at the T-Mobile Arena. The main card will be broadcast live on pay-per-view. Prelims are expected to be shown on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.