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Conor McGregor is looking to pick a fight before his title shot

When Conor McGregor travels to Brazil next weekend to take in the featherweight title bout between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, he’ll likely be given just as much media attention as the title fight itself. I am looking forward to going to Brazil this week to see the Number 1 contender fight between Aldo and Mendes. Who gets to face the KING? — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor KO’s Dustin Poirier In The First Round At UFC 178 (GIF)

Image courtesy of mmasucka.com Conor McGregor told everyone that he was going to knock out Dustin Poirier in the first round at UFC 178. AND HE DID! McGregor caught Poirier with a questionable punch that landed behind the ear of Poirier, which stunned him, and then ended the fight with a flurry of punches. McGregor is one of the most popular fighters in the UFC, you can see why....
Via Total Sports Blog
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor TKO’s Dustin Poirier In Under Two Minutes At UFC 178

Conor McGregor was true to his word – he finished Dustin Poirier in the first round of UFC 178 tonight to potentially set up a future featherweight title shot. Round One: McGregor with a hook kick to the head that just misses. McGregor with another fancy kick but losing his footing. Poirier with a couple of leg kicks as he moves around the outside. mcGergor bails out of a spinning...
Via Fight Of The Night
27 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178: Why McGregor vs Poirier will bring McGregor closer to a title shot

This will be the test #9 Conor McGregor fans and haters have been waiting to see and is one of the most anticipated fights of the fall. McGregor has rankled a few fighter in the featherweight division with all of the attention he has received in his short time the UFC. It is a little ironic that his toughest test will come against, #5 Dustin Poirier, who arrived on the UFC scene...
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier hunting for UFC gold (Video)

Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier is slated to take on the loud-mouthed Irish superstar Conor McGregor on the pay-per-view portion of the UFC 178 card in one of the most highly anticipated fights of the year. Both men have jawed at each other for quite some time, and they will finally settle the score on September 27th. With McGregor on the brink of superstardom, a tough opponent...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier exacts revenge on Diego Brandao with TKO win

After his opponent badly missed weight, Dustin Poirier angrily got in his face and promised to make him suffer for the mistake. Mission accomplished. After a back-and-forth first round, Poirier found an extra gear and turned on the offense, battering Diego Brandao for a first-round TKO win. The finish came at 4:54. The ending sequence was starting by a stinging series punctuated...
Via Fox Sports
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Jung upsets Poirier on UFC on FUEL TV

Chan Sung Jung's remarkable run in the UFC continued Tuesday night, perhaps with the most impressive performance of his career. "The Korean Zombie" improved to 3-0 in the UFC with an upset win over Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV: Korean Zombie vs. Poirier at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. Jung went hard and heavy against Poirier through three...
Via Fox Sports
May 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier is a Fat Guy in a Featherweight’s Body (Video)

Dustin Poirier (Pictured) isn’t a fat guy in a little coat, but he is a fatty hiding inside of a featherweight’s body. Poirier diets around the clock to ensure he has no issues when it’s time to tip the scale. “Diamond” was right on the money at Monday’s weigh-ins – in fact, he had a pound to spare. As with most Americans, staying slim doesn’t come easy for the 23...
Via 5thRound.com
May 15, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC on Fuel TV Analysis: Dustin Poirier is the Big Favorite Against The Korean Zombie

Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier vs Chan Sung Jung aka “The Korean Zombie” is an awesome clash between two stand out featherweights. Both are all around fighters with wicked submission skills. Don’t miss out on the top Fight of the Night candidate going down on Tuesday, May 15th at 5PM/8PM PT/ET from the Patriot Center in [...]
Via Fight Hub TV
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier Threatens to “Expose” The Korean Zombie

After Dustin Poirier (Pictured) quickly disposed of Max Holloway this past Saturday at UFC 143 en rout to collecting ‘Submission of the Night’ honors, the up-and-coming featherweight politely requested a bout against Chan Sung “The Korean Zombie” Jung. However, after letting a couple of days pass, “The Diamond’s” desire to get his hands on his fellow former WECer has...
Via 5thRound.com
February 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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