Know Your Fighter: Joel Hogan

Full Name:

Joel Hogan



Where were you born:


Where do you live:


Which gym do you train out of:

Scrappy Mma

Who are your coaches:

Ben Vickers, Ryan Gray, Jack Becker

What belts or rankings do you currently posses as a martial artist:

KO of the night on Bragging Rights

What sports or activities did you participate in growing up:

Muay Thai, Zen do Kai, Surfing and Ninja Warrior.

When did you begin to take MMA seriously as a hobby and then as a potential profession:

In 2014 I had my first Mma fight and took it seriously for a few years. Then focused on other interests after. I help build a retreat in Peru and then competed on two seasons of Australian Ninja Warrior. Then I returned to the sport as a coach in 2022 I realised my passion for the sport was really strong and now I have decided to become a professional.

Favourite aspect of training or favourite session of the week, and why:

Striking. It’s always been my favourite. I love that aspect of mma. It’s exciting, intense and unqiue to your own style. Hitting pads is my favourite session of the week..

What are your greatest strengths as an athlete or a fighter:

My greatest strength is timing. Creating openings and being able to generate lots of power from unorthodox positions.

How would you describe your fighting style:

Explosive striker with heavy ground and pound.

What is your favourite sport and why:

Mixed martial arts because it is the most exciting sport to watch and participate in.

Who is your favourite athlete:

Conor Mcgregor

Who is your favourite combat sports athlete:

Conor Mcgregor

What are your immediate and long term goals:

Win my next eternal mma bout on Feb 10th, 2024. Become Eternal Champion and then Ufc Champion and hall of famer

When fans see your name on a fight poster, what should they expect:

They can expect fireworks and an exciting showcase of striking and mma.

How do you see your upcoming fight playing out:

Getting the victory by way of knock-out.

A final message to any friends, family and supporters:

Massive love to the my friends, family and supporters. Thanks for pushing me, motivating me and encouraging me every step of the way. Also to my son who inspires me to become the best I can be. Huge love to you little man.

Where will any fans or supporters be able to find you socials:

Instagram: @superspiritmma