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Tony Ferguson believes he will be fighting Dustin Poirier for the vacant lightweight title

Tony Ferguson is confident his next fight will be for the UFC’s vacant lightweight title. After Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 to defend his lightweight title, he …read more

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Don’t You (Forget About Me)

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While everyone is naming the usual suspects of Tony Ferguson, Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier, Justin Gaethje and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Analysis: Has Conor McGregor or Dustin Poirier improved more since first fight at UFC 178?

Before Khabib Nurmagomedov successfully defended his lightweight title against Justin Gaethje this past wekend at UFC 254, John Kavanagh, who serves as the head coach to Conor McGregor, tweeted his …read more

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Video | Conor McGregor drills southpaw boxing defense ahead of rumoured Dustin Poirier fight

The rumoured rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier is not yet official, but the Irishman seems to be preparing for the challenge as if it is. McGregor and Poirier …read more

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Poirier Captures Community Hero Award

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title contender and former interim champion, Dustin Poirier, recently captured the 2020 Community Hero Award for his charitable …read more

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UFC options for vacant lightweight title include Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier

How will the UFC fill the void created by Khabib Nurmagomedov’s sudden retirement? Here are three options. …read more

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Nate Diaz unloads on Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje following UFC 254

Nate Diaz has unloaded on the top of the UFC’s lightweight division. Following Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC 254 win over Justin Gaethje to defend his lightweight title, ‘The Eagle’ announced his …read more

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Dustin Poirier reacts after Khabib Nurmagomedov stops Justin Gaethje at UFC 254

Former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier was clearly watching today’s UFC 254 main event between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Justin Gaethje. Poirier of course has a history with both men. …read more

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Dustin Poirier explains why rematching Conor McGregor is so important to him

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier explained why a rematch against superstar Conor McGregor is so important to him. Poirier and McGregor first met back in September 2014 at UFC 178. …read more

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Tony Ferguson trashes “b**ches” Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier

Tony Ferguson has some choice words for his fellow top-5 UFC lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor. Ferguson was briefly expected to take on Poirier in the main event …read more

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Tony Ferguson takes aim at Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor: ‘They’re both b*tches’

Tony Ferguson | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Tony Ferguson knows he should be fighting at UFC 254.
In fact less than 48 hours away from the event, the former interim …read more

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Tony Ferguson: Dustin Poirier, Conor McGregor playing it safe by fighting each other

Tony Ferguson thinks Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor took the easy route when they opted to face each other.
Ferguson (25-4 MMA, 15-2 UFC), who was initially offered Poirier for the …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier rematches 'don't make me excited'

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t see a point in running things back with either Conor McGregor or Dustin Poirier.
McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 UFC) and Poirier (26-6 MMA, 18-5 UFC) …read more

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Dana White breaks down Khabib vs. Gaethje, declares McGregor vs. Poirier must be at lightweight

UFC president Dana White joined ESPN’s KJZ to break down the Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje UFC 254 match-up, declared that Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier must be at lightweight, …read more

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Photo | Conor McGregor looking jacked ahead of rumored Dustin Poirier rematch

Conor McGregor is looking seriously jacked ahead of his rumored rematch with fellow UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier. McGregor and Poirier first met in the featherweight division in 2014, with …read more

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Al Iaquinta rips Dustin Poirier: “He’s like a fan fighting Conor. It’s so cringey”

UFC lightweight contender Al Iaquinta has taken a shot at Dustin Poirier over his rematch negotiations with Conor McGregor. The mixed martial arts world has been hooked on the back …read more

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Dana White shoots down idea of McGregor vs. Poirier rematch at 170

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If Conor McGregor rematches Dustin Poirier, it’ll be at lightweight. Just because Conor McGregor’s last fight was a welterweight bout doesn’t mean he gets …read more

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Iaquinta Not A Fan Of ‘Cringey’ Lovefest Between McGregor And Poirier

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov recently came out and said the Dustin Poirier showed his weakness by agreeing to fight Conor McGregor at 170 pounds just because …read more

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UFC full fight video: Khabib Nurmagomedov defeats Dustin Poirier to improve to 28-0

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Watch Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier full fight video to see Nurmagomedov and Poirier’s lightweight championship unification bout UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi on Sept. …read more

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Al Iaquinta blasts Dustin Poirier for cordial Conor McGregor negotiations: 'It's so cringey'

Al Iaquinta is not a fan of the way Dustin Poirier has handled his fight negotiations with Conor McGregor.
Poirier and McGregor are targeted to rematch Jan. 23 at UFC 257, …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier has to happen at lightweight: ‘That fight means nothing at 170’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

If the fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier is finalized for Jan. 23, the former UFC champions better be ready for a weight cut.
Despite …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 'literally makes no sense' at welterweight

If Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier are under the impression that their rematch would take place at welterweight, perhaps they should think again.
That’s because UFC president Dana White made it …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier rematch “has to happen at 155”

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 looks like it’s really happening. If it does go down in January, it will be absolutely massive. There’s an important detail to be settled, …read more

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UFC 254 free fight: Khabib Nurmagomedov submits Dustin Poirier in Abu Dhabi

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s 28th career win followed a familiar blueprint as he continued his reign as the UFC’s undisputed lightweight champion.
Nurmagomedov faced off against then-interim champion Dustin Poirier in the main …read more

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Khabib: Dustin Poirier Has Shown Weakness in McGregor Negotiations

Reigning UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is not a fan of how Dustin Poirier is handling his fight negotiations with Conor McGregor. It seems to only be a matter …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Says McGregor-Poirier 2 Will Have No Impact On Lightweight Division

Khabib Nurmagomedov says the potential rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier will have no impact on the lightweight division. On Jan. 23, McGregor and Poirier have verbally agreed to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: Poirier vs. McGregor Must Be at 155 for Winner to Get Title Shot

The UFC is targeting a showdown between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor for Jan. 23, though there is much to be decided before the bout is finalized. …read more

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Justin Gaethje, Dustin Poirier get heated over respective interim title wins

Justin Gaethje and Dustin Poirier had a heated exchange on Tuesday, getting into it over their respective interim title wins. Poirier and Gaethje fought in 2018, with the former winning …read more

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Watch Khabib submit Dustin Poirier ahead of UFC 254

Watch UFC lightweight champion submit Dustin Poirier ahead of his return to the Octagon at UFC 254.

Khabib fights for the first time since he defeated Poirier when he faces …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov says Dustin Poirier has shown “his weakness” by accepting rematch with Conor McGregor

UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov believes Dustin Poirier has shown his weakness by considering a 170-pound fight with Conor McGregor. Poirier and McGregor seem to be on the verge of agreeing …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier must be 155 if winner wants title shot

Khabib Nurmagomedov won’t entertain the notion of a title defense against Conor McGregor or Dustin Poirier unless their fight is contested at 155 pounds.
In an interview ahead of his UFC …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov explains why McGregor vs. Poirier 2 will have no impact on lightweight division

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov explained why Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 has no impact on the UFC lightweight division. The UFC is targeting the rematch between “Notorious” and …read more

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Poirier teases Jan. 23 date for McGregor rematch: ‘25 minutes to make life fair’

Dustin Poirier targets a Jan. 23 showdown with Conor McGregor. Conor McGregor has insisted that he will fight Dustin Poirier this year but, according to a recent Tweet by Poirier, …read more

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Dustin Poirier on January 23 rematch with Conor McGregor: “25 minutes to make life fair”

Dustin Poirier is focused and ready to “make life fair” as he prepares for his proposed January 23 rematch against Conor McGregor. While the Ultimate Fighting Championship has yet to …read more

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Coach Kavanagh Hints at McGregor/Poirier At Welterweight

Based on recent comments from McGregor head coach John Kavanagh, you can expect the Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier fight to happen at welterweight if it becomes official. Conor McGregor …read more

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UFC betting odds: Conor McGregor favored over Dustin Poirier in possible rematch

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“The Notorious” Conor McGregor has opened up as the betting favorite in a potential rematch with Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier in possible rematch. It appears as …read more

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John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 2 will be at welterweight

Esther Lin

Looks like Conor McGregor will be exempt from weight cutting again. If John Kavanagh is to be believed, Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 2 will happen 25 …read more

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McGregor’s Coach Claims Poirier Fight Will Take Place At 170

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Conor McGregor may have agreed to fight Dustin Poirier in a rematch this coming January, but the stipulations for the Irishman’s return are beginning …read more

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White nixes McGregor’s stadium idea, says Poirier rematch just ‘a matter of getting contracts signed’

Esther Lin

Dana White says verbal agreements are in place. Talks about a rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier have been heating up, with the Irishman recently saying …read more

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Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones “very open” to having Conor McGregor-Dustin Poirier 2 at AT&T Stadium

Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier might have their rematch at AT&T Stadium, the home of the Dallas Cowboys. For years now, the UFC has wanted to hold an event at …read more

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Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 will take place at 170lbs, says John Kavanagh

MMA coach John Kavanagh says when Conor McGregor meets Dustin Poirier in a rematch next January, the fight will take place at welterweight. McGregor and Poirier have both agreed to …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier is simply a matter of contracts now

In a scrum with reporters on Fight Island, UFC president Dana White addressed the proposed Jan. 23 bout between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, expressed his excitement for Brian Ortega …read more

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Conor McGregor opens as favorite in potential rematch with Dustin Poirier

Conor McGregor | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

All signs point to Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier meeting in the octagon again and so far, the oddsmakers like McGregor’s chances …read more

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Dana White: Contracts just need to be signed for Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2, nixes AT&T stadium suggestion

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dana White expects the Conor McGregor-Dustin Poirier rematch to be made official, but it won’t happen in a partially-filled stadium.
The UFC President spoke to the …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier rematch unlikely for AT&T Stadium

ABU DHABI – Fans will most likely not be in attendance for the potential Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier rematch.
A second encounter between top lightweight contenders McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 …read more

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Photo | Conor McGregor releases poster for Dustin Poirier rematch

UFC superstar Conor McGregor has released an image of the poster for his upcoming, highly-anticipated rematch against Dustin Poirier. McGregor and Poirier have been connected to a second fight for …read more

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Conor McGregor Opens as Betting Favorite Against Dustin Poirier in Discussed Rematch

Although the Ultimate Fighting Championship rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier is far from official, betting lines have opened. …read more

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Fight Game on the 'Gram: Conor McGregor's best posts ahead of Dustin Poirier fight

Social media is part of life in the fight game for most fighters. Many of them turn to Instagram to keep their fans and followers informed and entertained since (for …read more

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Conor McGregor accepts Jan. 23 Dustin Poirier bout, targets Cowboys Stadium

After some pushing and shoving, Conor McGregor on Wednesday said that he accepts UFC president Dana White’s offer for him to fight Dustin Poirier on Jan. 23, 2021.

McGregor’s response …read more

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Conor McGregor shares poster for potential Dustin Poirier rematch

Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor face off ahead of their first meeting at UFC 178 on Sept. 27, 2014 in Las Vegas | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Conor McGregor’s …read more

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McGregor accepts Poirier fight, wants it in Texas with fans

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Conor McGregor has accepted the UFC’s offer to fight Dustin Poirier in January 2021. Conor McGregor won’t be fighting again this year, but the …read more

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UFC real or not: Dustin Poirier is the right opponent for Conor McGregor's return

McGregor vs. Poirier 2 would be a lightweight rematch that has plenty on the line, but is making this bout now a mistake? …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds to Nate Diaz: “If he wants to fight, let’s go. I’ll slap him up”

Dustin Poirier is down to fight Nate Diaz after the Stockton native’s recent comments. After Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier agreed to fight, Diaz was not happy and sent several …read more

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Conor McGregor Accepts January 23 Date Against Dustin Poirier

Conor McGregor has accepted Dana White’s hard date of January 23 for a McGregor/Poirier headlining event next year. It’s been a week since Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier agreed on …read more

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Conor McGregor announces ‘I accept’ to Dustin Poirier on Jan. 23, ‘goal’ is Cowboys Stadium

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After negotiating in public with UFC President Dana White over the past month, Conor McGregor said he’s accepted a date against …read more

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McGregor says he will fight Poirier on Jan. 23

Conor McGregor said on Twitter Wednesday that he’s accepted a Jan. 23 fight against Dustin Poirier, but also said he wants the fight to happen at AT&T Stadium, home of …read more

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Conor McGregor accepts the UFC’s offer to fight Dustin Poirier on January 23

Conor McGregor has accepted the UFC’s offer to fight Dustin Poirier. Over the last few weeks, McGregor and Poirier had agreed to an exhibition martial arts sparring match for charity. …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor Offered Take-It-Or-Leave-It Jan. 23 Date for Dustin Poirier Bout

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s 2020 calendar is full, but Conor McGregor has the opportunity to fight Dustin Poirier early next year if he wishes to accept the promotion’s offer. …read more

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Conor McGregor offer to fight Dustin Poirier on Jan. 23 is take it or leave it, Dana White says

It appears Conor McGregor will have to wait until 2021 to get a UFC fight.
UFC president Dana White told ESPN, the promotion’s broadcast partner, that he won’t give McGregor a …read more

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Dana White to McGregor: Jan. 23 Fight Date, Take It Or Leave It

Despite Conor McGregor’s demands for a 2020 date for his potential fight against Dustin Poirier, Dana White refuses to budge from the original date proposed. Conor McGregor is ready to …read more

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Nate Diaz rips McGregor & Poirier for ‘play fighting’, Khamzat Chimaev chimes in

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Khamzat Chimaev calls out Nate Diaz following the Californian’s public callout of Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor. Nate Diaz might not …read more

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Dana White: UFC offered Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier on Jan. 23, but will not consider new date

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

It appears the UFC and Conor McGregor may be at a standstill.
An offer has been made to book McGregor against Dustin Poirier in a rematch …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor offered Dustin Poirier on Jan. 23, take it or leave it

If Conor McGregor is coming out of retirement to fight Dustin Poirier, he’s going to have to take the fight on Jan. 23, 2021, take it or leave it. At …read more

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McGregor offered Poirier fight, only on Jan. 23

UFC president Dana White said that Conor McGregor has been offered a Dustin Poirier fight on Jan. 23, but only on that date. …read more

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Poirier believes he's next for McGregor in UFC

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier said he believes his next opponent will be Conor McGregor, who has been offered the fight but has not yet accepted. …read more

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Nate Diaz Takes Shot At Conor McGregor & Dustin Poirier, Challenged By Chimaev

Nate Diaz recently took a shot at both Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor on Twitter. Shortly after, the Stockton fighter was challenged by Khamzat Chimaev. Here is what Diaz posted …read more

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Nate Diaz fires back at Dustin Poirier: “The offer wasn’t for you dumbass. Real fighters only”

Nate Diaz has fired back at Dustin Poirier. After Poirier and Conor McGregor agreed to fight one another, Diaz wasn’t happy. He has since been sending cryptic tweets seemingly calling …read more

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Nate Diaz accuses Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier of ‘play fighting,’ Khamzat Chimaev issues challenge

Nate Diaz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Nate Diaz is kicking the hornet’s nest once again.
The UFC star took to Twitter on Tuesday to take a shot at former …read more

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Diaz Smoked McGregor Like A Stockton Blunt

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If anyone knows a thing or two about smoking, it’s Nate Diaz.
Former featherweight rivals Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, who are now contenders …read more

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Dustin Poirier fires back after dig from Nate Diaz

Dustin Poirier, the No. 2-ranked contender in the UFC lightweight division, has responded to a recent jab from Nate Diaz. Poirier has recently been linked to a potential rematch with …read more

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Nate Diaz reacts to potential Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier rematch

Nate Diaz has shared his thoughts on a potential rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. McGregor and Poirier first met in the featherweight division in 2014, with McGregor winning …read more

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Nate Diaz rips Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier rematch: 'I already smoked these two'

Nate Diaz doesn’t appear to be fond of a possible rematch between two of his rivals, Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier.
Although nothing has been made official by the UFC, both …read more

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Conor McGregor admits Dustin Poirier UFC fight is prep for Manny Pacquiao boxing match

It at first appeared a bit odd that Conor McGregor was talking about boxing Manny Pacquiao, but then days later agreeing to fight Dustin Poirier in the UFC Octagon. He …read more

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Video: Between the Links: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier, Joaquin Buckley’s KO, Tony Ferguson’s frustrations

Check out episode 20 of Between the Links as Mike Heck moderates the matchup between MMA Fighting’s Jose Youngs and martial arts personality Phoenix Carnevale as they give their takes …read more

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Conor McGregor Confirms Why He Wants to Fight Dustin Poirier Next

Dustin Poirier has played detective for why Conor McGregor is suddenly interested in having a rematch against him, and McGregor has backed his conclusions. Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor have …read more

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Conor McGregor confirms Dustin Poirier rematch is to help prepare for Manny Pacquiao: “It’s not easy going between both sports”

Conor McGregor has confirmed that rematching Dustin Poirier is to help him prepare for a boxing match with Manny Pacquiao. McGregor has hinted at a fight with Pacquiao for quite …read more

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Dustin Poirier says Conor McGregor rematch is “alive,” claims the Irishman wants bout to prepare for Manny Pacquiao

Dustin Poirier says negotiations are alive for a rematch with Conor McGregor. Recently, McGregor and Poirier have talked about having an exhibition bout. Yet, the fight was then offered by …read more

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Poirier: McGregor Rematch ‘Alive’ For 2020

By the time Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor finally agreed to run it back, UFC already had the remainder of its 2020 schedule mapped out, which means there was little-to-no …read more

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Ferguson: ‘Sellout’ Poirier took ‘bribe’ from ‘international terrorist’ McGregor

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Tony Ferguson wasn’t too happy about Dustin Poirier’s decision to agree to a rematch with Conor McGregor. Tony Ferguson isn’t a happy man these …read more

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Tony Ferguson rips 'sell out' Dustin Poirier for moving on to Conor McGregor

Tony Ferguson is not pleased with Dustin Poirier.
After a fight between Ferguson (25-4 MMA, 15-2 UFC) and Poirier (26-6 MMA, 18-5 UFC) fizzled for UFC 254 this month, “The Diamond” …read more

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UFC 255 fight card shaping up - will it feature McGregor vs. Poirier?

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The big question about UFC 255 right now is simple – will Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier be on this card? …read more

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Tony Ferguson slams “sell out” Dustin Poirier for taking a fight with “international terrorist” Conor McGregor

Tony Ferguson is not happy that Dustin Poirier will be fighting Conor McGregor. For weeks, Ferguson and Poirier were linked fighting one another at UFC 254. Yet, the UFC and …read more

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Dustin Poirier reacts to the news Conor McGregor has agreed to fight him later this year

It appears Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor will fight for a second time later this year. Over the last couple of weeks, McGregor and Poirier talked about an exhibition sparring …read more

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Fergie: ‘Sell Out’ Poirier Took A Bribe From McGregor The ‘Terrorist’

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Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier recently came to an agreement to take part in a rematch inside the Ultimate Fighting …read more

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Tony Ferguson attacks ‘sellout’ Dustin Poirier for ‘taking a bribe from international terrorist’ Conor McGregor

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Tony Ferguson lashed out at Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor over a proposed fight with an extra charity purse, calling Poirier a “sellout” …read more

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Will the Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier rematch happen in 2020? Hurdles exist

Conor McGregor’s return to the UFC appears to be closer to reality than at any point in recent months, with the former lightweight and featherweight champion announcing Thursday that he’s …read more

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Dustin Poirier to Conor McGregor: ‘A fight with me makes a lot of sense’

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“…A fight with me makes a lot of sense to get the next title shot.” Dustin Poirier recently tweeted that he had been ‘paid …read more

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Conor McGregor accepts UFC offer to fight Dustin Poirier, but won’t wait

Conor McGregor on Thursday tweeted that he has accepted the UFC’s offer to fight Dustin Poirier in the Octagon… with one caveat. The fight has to take place in 2020.

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Conor McGregor Wants To Fight Dustin Poirier At UFC 255

Conor McGregor says he has accepted an offer from the UFC to fight Dustin Poirier. He also noted, however, that he told the promotion the fight must happen this year. …read more

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Conor McGregor claims he accepted Dustin Poirier fight but “it must happen in 2020”

Conor McGregor claims he has accepted a fight with fellow lightweight contender Dustin Poirier, but he insists the matchup must happen this year. McGregor and Poirier first met in the …read more

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Conor willing to fight Poirier, but must be in '20

Conor McGregor said Thursday on Twitter that he “accepted the UFC offer” to fight against Dustin Poirier, but insisted that “it must happen in 2020.” …read more

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Conor McGregor says he's accepted Dustin Poirier offer, but fight 'must happen in 2020'

Conor McGregor is apparently serious about fighting Dustin Poirier if it happens on his timeline.
McGregor, the former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion, said Thursday on Twitter that he’s accepted an …read more

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Dustin Poirier: 'For sure there’s some upside' to Conor McGregor fighting me

It was Conor McGregor’s idea to fight Dustin Poirier – or at least float the possibility on social media – 10 days ago, but nothing is doing.
Of course, McGregor’s pitch …read more

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Conor McGregor says he’s accepted Dustin Poirier rematch but demands fight ‘must happen in 2020’

Conor McGregor | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The wheels appear to be in motion for a UFC-sanctioned rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier.
McGregor and Poirier generated buzz for …read more

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Dustin Poirier lists reasons why Conor McGregor fight makes sense

Top UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier believes MMA superstar Conor McGregor would be wise to fight him next. McGregor and Poirier first fought in the featherweight division in 2014, with …read more

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Morning Report: Dustin Poirier discusses possible Conor McGregor rematch: ‘A fight with me makes a lot of sense’

Dustin Poirier | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Last week, Conor McGregor made headlines when he publicly reached out to No. 2-ranked lightweight contender Dustin Poirier about a charity MMA …read more

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Ferguson Slams UFC For Offering Chandler More Money Than Him

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A highly-anticipated Lightweight bout between former interim champions Tony Ferguson and Dustin Poirier was teased to take place at UFC 254 on Oct. 24, …read more

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Now “paid in full”, Dustin Poirier promises he will “go out there and earn it in blood”

Now “paid in full”, former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier is promising that he will go out and earn his loot in blood. ‘The Diamond’ took to Twitter late …read more

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Posted on October 7, 2020, 5:46 am By
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UFC real or not: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier in an exhibition? Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya next year?

Will the UFC host McGregor-Poirier and Jones-Adesanya megafights in the near future? ESPN’s MMA experts break down the likelihood. …read more

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Dana White Provides Big Update On McGregor/Poirier Fight

According to UFC President Dana White, we are three-quarters of the way to finalizing a rematch between “The Notorious” Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. Last week, former UFC lightweight champion …read more

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