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Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier Set For UFC 178

Conor McGregor wanted to face Dustin Poirier and Poirier wanted to face McGregor. The UFC made their wishes come true. UFC officials announced that McGregor will battle Poirier at UFC 178. McGregor competed this past Saturday at UFC Fight Night 46 defeating Diego Brandao by first round stoppage. Poirier last fought at The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale in April defeating Akira Corassani...
Via Between The Ropes
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor: The Once and Future King, Aka the McGregor-nator

Conor McGregor was the biggest star of UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin and lived up to the hype by delivering a first round finish. This performance had many fans excited and talking title shots in two different weight classes (there might have been some alcohol involved in some of those discussions). Immediately after the fight inside of the octagon he was already talking about soccer...
Via Fight Booth
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor Wants Dustin Poirier At UFC 178

Conor McGregor admitted he would welcome a fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 178 after his spectacular TKO win over Diego Brandao at UFC Dublin. Mandatory Credit: ufc.com Conor McGregor delivered on his promise of knocking out Diego Brandao in the first round at UFC Dublin. After the impressive victory, Dustin Poirier called out the Notorious on Twitter, eyeing up a bout with the...
Via The Sports Journal
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier Graces The Cover Of Fight Magazine

American Top Team featherweight Dustin Poirier is on a three fight winning streak and a raising star in the UFC.  It is rumored that Poirier could face Conor McGregor next if the Irish fighter is able to get by fellow ATT featherweight Cole Miller in July.  Big things to come from The Diamond and it is nice to see him getting recognized for all of his hard work. Cub Swanson hits...
Via Tito Couture
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier Defeats Akira Corassani By TKO At The TUF Nations Finale

Akiri Corassani gave a spirited first round performance against Dustin Poirier tonight at the TUF Nations Finale and was giving a good account of himself on the feet, but early in the second ‘The Diamond’ started to turn up the heat and produced a TKO victory. Round One: Corassani throwing a few hard right hooks in the opening minute as Poirier tries to take the center of the...
Via Fight Of The Night
April 16, 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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