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UFC 257: Dan Hooker vs. Michael Chandler play-by-play and results

UFC 257: Dan Hooker vs. Michael Chandler play-by-play and results

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The Body Lock is here to bring you live UFC 257 results and highlights for Dan Hooker vs. Michael Chandler and all other fights happening tonight at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi.

 

Dan Hooker vs. Michael Chandler play-by-play

Dan Hooker and Michael Chandler are walking out now. We’ll be updating our play-by-play here.

Round one

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Chandler takes the middle of the cage and Hooker starts circling. Hooker is feinting leg kicks and Chandler catches the first one that comes through. Chandler pressuring Hooker really well so far and marching him down. He looks frustrated already by Hooker’s size/reach/length. Hooker is patient and waiting for Chandler to really come in. Hooker circling to his right (to Chandler’s left hand). Chandler 1-2 to the body. Patient.

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Chandler stalking Hooker. Punches. Kicks. He’s coming forward and Hooker remains calm on the outside. Leg kick for Hooker. That’s his first big strike of the fight. Chandler connects with a right hand to the body and comes upstairs with a left hand that knocks down Hooker. Hooker is down and Chandler unloads a series of punches. That’s enough. It’s all over. Michael Chandler knocks out Dan Hooker in round one.

Michael Chandler def. Dan Hooker via TKO (R1, 2:30)

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