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Hooker (18-8 MMA, 8-4 UFC) takes on Al Iaquinta (14-5-1 MMA, 9-4 UFC) in the co-headliner of UFC 243, which happens Saturday (Sunday locally) at Marvel Stadium. The fundamental card pretense on compensation per-see following prelims on ESPN2 and UFC Fight Pass/ESPN+.
At Thursday's open exercise session in front of the occasion, Hooker, whose last three successes have all dropped by the method for first round stoppage, said he anticipates turning out solid, directly out of the entryway.
"I'm anticipating it," Hooker said. "I'm falling off a first-round knockout – that is three of my last four that have been first-round knockouts – so anticipate a quick start on Saturday night."
He will join his City Kickboxing partners Brad Riddell and between time middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, the night's main event at UFC 243, and is hoping to have the help of both the New Zealand and Australian fans.
"Better believe it, there's a couple of us turning out," Hooker said. "A lot of Kiwis here to help, a lot of Australian fans getting behind me. It's everything lovely Anzac when we get up there and we battle folks universally, so I'm anticipating the help."
The anticipated record-breaking group could be frightening, however not for Hooker, who will love the chance of contending before that numerous individuals.
"It's going to entirely insane, man," Hooker said. "I'm battling before that numerous individuals, greatest show, this is my thirteenth UFC battle, so I'm anticipating it man."
"Greatest group I've at any point battled before, greatest group in UFC history, is something to get amped up for."
After a full battle camp of doing quite a few things, Australian heavyweight Tai Tuivasa simply needs to get into the octagon and put on a show.
Tuivasa (10-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) worked out for the fans at Foundation Square in front of his UFC 243 conflict with Sergey Spivak (9-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) on Saturday night (Sunday locally) and absorbed the adoration from a stuffed group who had gone up to watch him and his kindred warriors hit the gloves.
What's more, talking quickly to UFC analyst Jon Anik, the Australian fan-top pick, who has seven knockouts from eight vocation triumphs, approached his individual comrades to pack Marvel Stadium and produce a climate to recollect on battle day.
"I cherish you, Australia!" he told the group. "I adore battling for my kin. We should speak to this Sunday, eh?" Tuivasa, whose post-battle calling card is his now-scandalous custom of bringing down a lager from somebody's shoe – a "shoey" – has remained off the brew and the terrible nourishment during his battle camp to guarantee he lands at Marvel Stadium in tip-top condition. It was an important procedure to prepare him 100 percent for his session with Spivak, however he conceded he was glad to realize that he could before long fall off his severe eating regimen after his battle.
"I simply need to battle," he said. "I'm over eating great – over drinking great."
Also, in the wake of affirming to Anik that there were no issues with him hitting the 266-pound heavyweight limit, he had a short, however not really sweet, message for his rival before they meet inside the octagon this end of the week.
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