Tag: Dustin Poirier
Ahead of his toughest test to date this weekend at UFC 254 against Justin Gaethje, Khabib Nurmagomedov opens up on the possibility of retiring at 30-0, and speculation that Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier are set to fight at welterweight.
Speaking on Fight Island, Dana White discussed Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 2, Israel Adesanya’s next opponent, finding Khamzat Chimaev an opponent, Mike Perry’s recent auction, the next season of TUF, and more.
After Khabib Nurmagomedov said Tony Ferguson is ‘finished’ and Ali Abdelaziz offered him six figures to fight Islam Makhachev at UFC 254, ‘El Cucuy’ has hit back at both of them.
After Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor agreed to a rematch recently, ‘The Diamond’ has speculated as to why the Irishman wants to run it back all of a sudden.
Eager to get back in the UFC Octagon, Tony Ferguson has hinted that he could move back up to welterweight:
“Everybody forgets that I used to knock everybody out at 170.”
Dana White and Ali Abdelaziz have responded to Conor McGregor’s recent comments, and addressed speculation the Irishman and Khabib Nurmagomedov were going to coach the next season of The Ultimate Fighter.
Conor McGregor has hit out at Daniel Cormier after his recent comments on him. And in a surprising twist, asked Dustin Poirier for an ‘exhibition’ MMA bout later this year.
Tony Ferguson has responded to Dana White’s comments that the UFC is looking for a new opponent for him, after the Dustin Poirier fight fell through.
Despite saying he hasn’t received a contract from the UFC yet, Dustin Poirier has said that he’s already started his fight camp for Tony Ferguson.
Testing free agency, Michael Chandler opens up on the possibility of signing with the UFC and fighting Dustin Poirier, Conor McGregor and Justin Gaethje.
Khabib Nurmagomedov might be facing his biggest test in Justin Gaethje next, but that hasn’t stopped him thinking about future fights with GSP, Conor McGregor, Tony Ferguson and Floyd Mayweather.
With only four to five years left in fighting, Dustin Poirier says he’s only interested in big names or title fights, from here on out.
Dustin Poirier has stated that he would choose a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov over one with Conor McGregor. To which the Irishman responded with a ‘tweet and delete’.
If you believe that Jorge Masvidal is going to be out of shape when he battles Kamaru Usman at UFC 251, Dustin Poirier is here to tell you that you’re wrong.
Number five ranked UFC lightweight Dan Hooker opens up on his loss to Dustin Poirier, and reveals the two men on his radar for his next fight inside the Octagon.
After having faced both men inside the Octagon, Dustin Poirier predicts the keys to victory for Justin Gaethje against Khabib Nurmagomedov.
This is how the MMA world reacted to UFC Vegas 4. Including Ronda Rousey, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson, Justin Gaethje, Evander Holyfield, Jorge Masvidal, Daniel Cormier, Henry Cejudo and the usual trolling from Dillon Danis.
While some fans are downplaying Dan Hooker’s chances against Dustin Poirier this weekend at UFC Vegas 4, ‘The Poirier’ is not underestimating ‘The Hangman’.
Dan ‘The Hangman’ Hooker discusses his upcoming bout with Dustin Poirier at UFC Vegas 4, stating that a big win would put him in title contention.
Colby Covington revels in Tyron Woodley’s recent loss and tells Dustin Poirier, ‘I’ll paint your blood on the canvas like Picasso’ in UFC grudge match.
Colby Covington has hit out at Jorge Masvidal, Dustin Poirier and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. ‘Chaos’ wants to settle his differences with ‘hypocrites’ ‘Gamebred’ and ‘The Diamond’ inside the Octagon.
There’s been plenty more fight announcements in the last 24 hours, including a new date in the works for the rebooking of Dustin Poirier vs Dan Hooker.
A few hours ago, Conor McGregor went on a huge Twitter rant, hitting out at Ali Abdelaziz, Justin Gaethje and Khabib Nurmagomedov. And now they’ve all hit back at the Irishman. Leading to Conor and Khabib going back and forth!
Conor McGregor will be watching UFC 249 closely. ‘The Notorious’ has also hit out at the UFC rankings and responded to Oscar De La Hoya’s call out. While Dana White discusses if we will see him fight on Fight Island.