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Dan Hooker affords sure update on acquiring visa to fight at UFC 266

Dan Hooker
Image Credit: Dan Hooker’s Instagram (photographer no longer listed)

Dan Hooker would possibly per chance per chance well even fight at UFC 266 in spite of every thing.

Hooker is determined to fight Nasrat Haqparast subsequent Saturday in Las Vegas in an spirited lightweight bout. However, on Thursday, the Kiwi took to social media to plea with the Recent Zealand US embassy to instant track his visa so he can plod to the States to fight.

Good day Kevin, apologies for messaging on here nonetheless it’s a final resort. My visa is with the US embassy here in NZ as I fight subsequent week in Las Vegas on #UFC266 Replace as of late is it obtained’t be authorized till subsequent week in consequence of lock down which is willing to cancel my fight. Please befriend,” Hooker wrote on Twitter.

The news used to be disappointing to many MMA fans nonetheless on Friday, Dan Hooker took to Twitter to produce an even update. He says he’s going to meet with them on Monday and if every thing goes successfully, he’ll get on a flight on Thursday and come Thursday night in Vegas, true hours sooner than he has to weigh in.

And we are in with a shot….they’ve granted me an appointment Monday. All goes successfully and I get my passport abet, I’m able to jump on the entirely flight out of NZ Thursday night.

Attain in Vegas Thursday night, weigh in Friday morning, fight Saturday. ✌️#MMATwitter 🙏🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/37l4Ajfba7

— Dan Hangman Hooker (@danthehangman) September 17, 2021

“And we are in with a shot….they’ve granted me an appointment Monday. All goes successfully and I get my passport abet, I’m able to jump on the entirely flight out of NZ Thursday night. Attain in Vegas Thursday night, weigh in Friday morning, fight Saturday,” Hooker wrote on Twitter.

Even though Hooker would possibly per chance per chance well even gentle fight, the timeline gentle is an intense one. Given he obtained’t come till Thursday, he is one delayed flight from no longer being able to decide on the fight. However, he’s taking a sight to gentle dwell on the card and face Haqparast at UFC 266.

Dan Hooker hasn’t fought since UFC 257 in January the set up he used to be knocked out by Michael Chandler in the first round. Ahead of that, he suffered a resolution loss to Dustin Poirier to end his three-fight winning scurry.

Possess you judge Dan Hooker vs. Nasrat Haqparast will happen at UFC 266?

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