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Kevin Lee: I'll answer questions about Khabib Nurmagomedov that Dustin Poirier, Eddie Alvarez can't

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Kevin Lee believes his dominant performance over Edson Barboza in the UFC Fight Night 128 main event should put him at the front of the queue …read more

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Dustin Poirier to Justin Gaethje: You Have A Lot Of Skill That You’re Not Showing

UFC on Fox 29 was headlined by a fight of the year contender when Dustin Poirier faced off against Justin Gaethje. This bout did not disappoint as both fighters put …read more

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Dustin Poirier’s advice to Gaethje: Start using ‘the skill that you’re not showing’

Dustin Poirier understands and respects Justin Gaethje the way only two top-level fighters who engage in a memorable battle together can fully appreciate.
Poirier found a second wind in the fourth …read more

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UFC on Fox 29: Dustin Poirier, five others handed 180-day medical suspensions

Dustin Poirier might not be fighting again for a while. Despite coming out on top in his thrilling main event bout with Justin Gaethje at UFC on Fox 29, it …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Targets Conor McGregor or Dustin Poirier for First Title Defense

Khabib Nurmagomedov says there are two opponents vying for the first shot at his title and he wants to return at the rumored UFC card in Madison Square Garden in …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 medical suspensions: Dustin Poirier gets potential six-month suspension

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier headlined a list of six fighters to be issued potential six-month medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC on FOX 29. The Arizona Boxing & …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2018, 1:16 am By
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UFC on FOX 29 medical suspensions: Dustin Poirier leads list of six-month terms

Six fighters are facing six-month medical suspensions following UFC on FOX 29, including headliner Dustin Poirier.
Poirier (23-5 MMA, 15-4 UFC) needs an MRI on his right knee after his impressive …read more

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Kevin Lee says Dustin Poirier not 'championship caliber,' Eddie Alvarez on way out

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – UFC lightweight Kevin Lee is fine with being one of many options for No. 1 contenders.
Although he lost a shot at the UFC interim lightweight title …read more

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Poirier: Khabib’s manager ‘reached out to me’ over title fight

Dustin Poirier thinks there’s a ‘pretty good’ chance he fights Khabib Nurmagomedov for the lightweight title in his next bout. Dustin Poirier means business.
After his fourth-round knockout of Justin …read more

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Watch The MMA Beat live today

On this week’s episode, the panel will discuss Dustin Poirier’s big win, Justin Gaethje’s future, the new season of TUF, Bellator’s ratings, the PFL relaunch and more.
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Lee questions whether Poirier is a ‘championship-level fighter’

Kevin Lee criticizes Dustin Poirier’s not-so ‘championship-level’ performance against Justin Gaethje at UFC on FOX 29. Dustin Poirier put on a thriller against Justin Gaethje this past weekend at UFC …read more

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Dustin Poirier makes bold promise for the year 2018

Last Saturday night, in the main event of the UFC’s action-packed stop in Glendale, Arizona, Dustin Poirier authored a jaw-dropping win over former World Series of Fighting champion Justin Gaethje, …read more

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Dustin Poirier shares bold goal for the year 2018

Last Saturday night, in the main event of the UFC’s action-packed stop in Glendale, Arizona, Dustin Poirier authored a jaw-dropping win over former World Series of Fighting champion Justin Gaethje, …read more

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Heavy Hands: Poirier vs Gaethje & more lightweight lunacy

Connor Ruebusch and Patrick Wyman break down Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje’s fight-of-the-year contender from last weekend, and preview another matchup of elite lightweights set for next week. This week …read more

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The MMA Circus: UFC Glendale recap, UFC AC preview

On Episode 159 of The MMA Circus, Nick Baldwin and guest co-host Jed Meshew recap UFC on FOX 29, including Dustin Poirier’s fourth-round TKO of Justin Gaethje, and look ahead …read more

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Daniel Cormier on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor: “It’s going to happen”

There are several options on the table for the first title defense of new UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov. One is Dustin Poirier, who says he’s been contacted by Nurmagomedov’s …read more

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Lee: Poirier Simply Isn’t A Championship-Level Fighter

After knocking out Justin Gaethje in the fourth round of last weekend’s (Sat., Jan 14, 2018) UFC on FOX 29 event in Glendale, Arizona, Dustin Poirier firmly etched himself in …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, April 17: Dustin Poirier surges

Dustin Poirier is looking more and more like a worthy UFC title challenger.
In Saturday’s UFC on FOX 29 headliner, Poirier (23-5 MMA, 15-4 UFC) topped fellow contender Justin Gaethje (18-2 …read more

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Poirier says ‘disrespectful’ Alvarez turned down rematch ‘five times’

Dustin Poirier is still gunning for a rematch with Eddie Alvarez. UFC on FOX 29’s Dustin Poirier delivered another standout performance against Justin Gaethje this past weekend to cement himself …read more

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Editorial: Stuff I learned from Poirier vs Gaethje

Justin Gaethje and bullfights, the self-built heart of Dustin Poirier, and other thoughts from the UFC on Fox card Looking back at a Fox card topped by Dustin Poirier knocking …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Hindsight - UFC on FOX 29: Poirier vs. Gaethje in retrospect

Look back on all fourteen contests at UFC on FOX 29, from Luke Sanders snapping a two-fight losing streak in the opener to Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje putting on …read more

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Kevin Lee: Poirier vs. Gaethje didn’t seem ‘championship-level’

Kevin Lee was as entertained as everyone else on Saturday night, seeing Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje throw down for the better part of four rounds. That UFC on FOX …read more

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Monday Morning Analyst: Lessons from Justin Gaethje’s losses

On today’s podcast, we look at Dustin Poirier’s win over Justin Gaethje at UFC on FOX 29 and try to ascertain if there are any similarities to Gaethje’s loss to …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 brings in 4th lowest overnight ratings

The UFC’s slumping ratings on FOX continue, despite an epic headlining war between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje. The early ratings for the UFC’s Saturday night fight card on FOX …read more

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Dustin Poirier: Eddie Alvarez turned down rematch ‘five times,’ including at UFC 223

To hear Dustin Poirier tell it, Eddie Alvarez may have unwittingly cost himself a chance to regain the UFC lightweight championship a couple weeks ago.
Fresh off his Fight of the …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 salaries: Dustin Poirier cashes $170k for Fight of the Year contender

Lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje both earned six-figure purses for their instant-classic fight Saturday night at UFC on FOX 29, according to information released to MMA Fighting by …read more

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Dustin Poirier’s Brutal Victory Puts Him Atop UFC on FOX 29 Fighter Salaries

Dustin Poirier stood atop the UFC on FOX 29 fighter salaries after defeating Justin Gaethje in an epic stand-up battle on Saturday. …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 salaries: Dustin Poirier leads payouts with $170,000 in classic slugfest

Main event winner Dustin Poirier was the top earner at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 29 event.
MMAjunkie today requested and obtained the list of official fight purses and win bonuses from …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Dustin Poirier sends his thanks to “warrior” Justin Gaethje

On Saturday night, in the main event of the UFC’s anticipated stop in Glendale, Arizona, long-time UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier and former World Series of Fighting lightweight champ Justin …read more

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Dustin Poirier's day-after battle wounds (it might be easy to forget he was the winner)

The photos may suggest otherwise, but Dustin Poirier was actually the winner of Saturday’s UFC on FOX 29 headliner.
In a network-televised bout at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz., Poirier …read more

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Photos: Poirier’s badly swollen leg, a day after brawl with Gaethje

Dustin Poirier’s leg will be hurting for weeks. Dustin Poirier took a lot of kicks to his leg on Saturday night. According to Fight Metric, out of the 115 significant …read more

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Dustin Poirier shows off badly damaged leg following Justin Gaethje fight at UFC on FOX 29

Dustin Poirier’s victory at UFC on FOX 29 was not without cost.
“The Diamond” defeated Justin Gaethje in the main event of the card Saturday in Glendale, Ariz., to cement himself …read more

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Poirier was ahead on two scorecards prior to TKO vs. Gaethje

Check out the official scores for Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje, which ended in a 4th round TKO win for Poirier. To the surprise of no one, the UFC on …read more

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Dana White Confirms That Dustin Poirier Is ‘Absolutely’ In The Running To Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov

At UFC on Fox 29 in Glendale, Dustin Poirier was involved in another classic and fight of the year contender. Poirier went toe-to-toe with Justin Gaethje for three rounds straight …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Dustin Poirier and UFC on FOX 29's other winning fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC on FOX 29’s losing fighters?)
Dustin Poirier got another main-event win on Saturday when he emerged on top against Justin Gaethje at …read more

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White: Poirier ‘absolutely’ in the running to fight Khabib next

After his TKO of Justin Gaethje, Dustin Poirier called for a title fight vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Dana White thinks he’s in the mix. UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier engaged …read more

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Dana White: Dustin Poirier ‘Absolutely’ Belongs Among UFC Lightweight Title Contenders

Moments after his thrilling victory over Justin Gaethje in the UFC on Fox 29 headliner, Dustin Poirier used his microphone time to ask for what he believes he truly deserves. …read more

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Justin Gaethje Says MMA Career Won’t go on Much Longer

Justin Gaethje’s fighting style doesn’t exactly ooze longevity. “The Highlight” went to war with Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC Glendale last night (April 14). As expected, the …read more

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Dustin Poirier explains why he’s not interested in rematches with Conor McGregor or Eddie Alvarez

Dustin Poirier explains why he’s not interested in rematches with Conor McGregor or Eddie Alvarez
Surging UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier picked up another thrilling stoppage victory in the headliner of …read more

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Justin Gaethje on loss to Dustin Poirier: “I will be known and remembered as one of the most entertaining fighters that ever did it!”

Justin Gaethje on loss to Dustin Poirier: “I will be known and remembered as one of the most entertaining fighters that ever did it!”
UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje suffered his …read more

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Poirier finishes Gaethje in another Fight of the Night performance

POIRIER vs GAETHJEThere were high expectations for the UFC Glendale main event between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje, and the two lightweight contenders lived up to all of them on …read more

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Justin Gaethje made Dustin Poirier dig deep, and in the digging are the details

Sometimes you see fighters coming up outside the UFC and you can’t help but wonder how they’d fit if they found their way in. I can remember a media person …read more

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The 8 biggest takeaways from UFC on FOX 29 with just how special Dustin Poirier is

UFC on FOX 29 gave us 14 fights and an unforgettable main event, so what really stood out from the UFC’s Saturday night in Glendale, Ariz.? Here are the eight …read more

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Dustin Poirier wants lightweight title fight next, not Eddie Alvarez or Conor McGregor

Dustin Poirier has only one thing on his mind after one of the most emotionally taxing, physically demanding fights of his career.
Gold.
“The Diamond” isn’t interested in a rematch with rival …read more

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After losing thriller to Dustin Poirier, Justin Gaethje believes he has five fights left

After competing in his third Fight of the Year contender bout in as many outings, Justin Gaethje has a message for the fans: Better come see me while you can.
Gaethje’s …read more

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RECAP! Poirier Stops Gaethje in the Fourth!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight bruisers Justin Gaethje and Dustin Poirier clashed last night (April 14, 2018) at UFC on FOX 29 from inside Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona.
From …read more

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Justin Gaethje: ‘I’m Content… That Was the Best I’ve Ever Felt’

Justin Gaethje and Dustin Poirier did not disappoint at UFC on FOX 29. Gaethje lost the fight, but he’s okay with that. …read more

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UFC Glendale recap: Poirier stops Gaethje in brutal war

In the UFC on FOX 29 main event, Dustin Poirier stopped Justin Gaethje early in the fourth round. The competition for 2018’s “Fight of the Year” just got much, much …read more

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Dana White: Dustin Poirier ‘Absolutely’ In the Running for Next Shot at Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC president Dana White says Dustin Poirier is definitely in the conversation for the fighter who will challenge Khabib Nurmagomedov for the title next. …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 bonuses: Poirier, Gaethje get easiest 'Fight of Night' in history of ever

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Dustin Poirier, Justin Gaethje, Alex Oliveira and Adam Wieczorek each earned $50,000 fight-night bonuses at today’s UFC on FOX 29 event.
Oliveira and Wieczorek earned “Performance of the …read more

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Dustin Poirier States His Case for Title Shot Against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Following a ‘Fight of the Night’ performance to defeat Justin Gaethje at UFC on FOX 29, Dustin Poirier makes his case for a title shot against lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov. …read more

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Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje full fight video highlights

Watch Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje full fight video highlights from UFC on FOX 29’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC on FOX: Gaethje vs. Poirier took place April …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 video: Poirier wins thriller vs. Gaethje

Check out the full fight video highlights of Dustin Poirier’s epic victory over Justin Gaethje from the UFC Glendale main event. The top of the UFC on FOX 29 billing …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 bonuses: Poirier, Gaethje win Fight of the Night for barnburner

The UFC on FOX 29 Fight of the Night was a no-brainer.
Lightweight sluggers Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje were each rewarded with an extra $50,000 for their main event brawl …read more

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Dustin Poirier Takes Out Justin Gaethje (UFC on FOX 29 Fight Highlights)

Check out highlights from Dustin Poirier’s knockout of Justin Gaethje at UFC on FOX 29 on Saturday in Glendale, Az. …read more

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Poirier KOs Gaethje in thriller, calls out Khabib

In a four-round classic, a battered Dustin Poirier withstood Justin Gaethje’s relentless attack before rallying to score a brutal stoppage win in Saturday’s UFC main event. Afterward, he called for …read more

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Pros react to Poirier’s dramatic TKO over Gaethje at UFC on FOX 29

Dustin Poirier finished Justin Gaethje in round 4 of an epic UFC on FOX 29 main event. Pro fighters sounded off on Twitter. The UFC’s #5 lightweight Dustin Poirier was …read more

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UFC on Fox 29 Bonuses: Poirier, Gaethje Pocket $50K Apiece for Main Event Slugfest

The UFC on Fox 29 headliner may very well take its toll on Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje down the road, but it will boost their bank accounts in the …read more

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Twitter reacts to Dustin Poirier's 'Fight of Year' candidate TKO of Justin Gaethje at UFC on FOX 29

The anticipated lightweight headliner between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje on Saturday at UFC on FOX 29 lived up to the hype.
In a matchup of divisional contenders, Poirier (23-5 MMA, …read more

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MMA Community reacts to Dustin Poirier’s thrilling TKO victory over Justin Gaethje

MMA Community reacts to Dustin Poirier’s thrilling TKO victory over Justin Gaethje
Surging UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier continued his climb up the 155-pound ladder tonight in Glendale by scoring a …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 results: Dustin Poirier finishes Justin Gaethje in Fight of the Year contender

The UFC on FOX 29 main event between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje was everything we thought it would be.
For three rounds on Saturday night, the lightweights threw down with …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 in Tweets: Pros react to the madness of Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje

There’s a new leader in the clubhouse for 2018’s Fight of the Year.
In a ridiculously wild, back-and-forth affair, Dustin Poirier defeated Justin Gaethje via fourth-round TKO in the main event …read more

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UFC Glendale Highlights: Dustin Poirier Stops Justin Gaethje (Video)

In terms of mixed martial arts bouts, 2018’s “Fight of the Year” may already have been decided. Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje headlined UFC Glendale on FOX earlier tonight (April …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 results: Dustin Poirier digs deep, stops Justin Gaethje in fourth round of chaotic clash

GLENDALE, Ariz. – In a bout that delivered on every bit of the expectations surrounding it, Dustin Poirier scored a fourth-round stoppage of Justin Gaethje.
The lightweight bout was the main …read more

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UFC Glendale Results: Dustin Poirier stops Justin Gaethje (Highlights)

UFC Glendale Results: Dustin Poirier stops Justin Gaethje
A key lightweight fight between perennial division contenders Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethke served as the headliner of tonight’s UFC on FOX …read more

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Dustin Poirier knocks out Justin Gaethje in fourth round

Dustin Poirier improves to 23-5 after defeating Justin Gaethje in Glendale, Arizona on Saturday night. …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 live results, discussion, play by play

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC on FOX 29 event in Arizona, which features a highly anticipated lightweight showdown between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje. Join us today (Saturday, April …read more

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UFC on FOX 29: Poirier vs. Gaethje gambling guide

On Saturday night in the the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz., Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje do battle in a lightweight tilt with title implications. Outside of that potential …read more

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UFC ‘Glendale’ Clash: Poirier Vs. Gaethje!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight warriors Justin Gaethje and Dustin Poirier will clash TONIGHT (Sat., April 14, 2018) at UFC on FOX 29 inside Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona.
An …read more

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UFC on FOX 29: Poirier vs. Gaethje Toe-to-Toe Preview

Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about Poirier vs. Gaethje for UFC on FOX 29 in Arizona, and everything you don’t about violenceweight. Dustin Poirier vs. …read more

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Preview! ‘Killer’ Aims To Wrangle ‘Cowboy’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just a few hours away from its UFC on FOX 29 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, headlined by Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje, taking place …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 main event breakdown: Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje

Now that we have incontrovertible proof that Justin Gaethje is not indestructible, his next bout will no doubt be looked at with even greater scrutiny. For years, Gaethje ruled the …read more

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How To Watch ‘Poirier Vs. Gaethje' Tonight!

It all goes down later today (Sat., April 14, 2018) at UFC on FOX 29 from inside Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona, when lightweight staple Dustin Poirier attempts to …read more

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Preview! ‘Diamond’ Looks To Outshine ‘Highlight’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just a few hours away from its UFC on FOX 29 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, headlined by Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje, taking place …read more

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UFC on FOX 29: Pros predict Justin Gaethje vs. Dustin Poirier

On paper, UFC on FOX 29 is the best FOX card so far of 2018 — though there is really one matchup that stands head and shoulders above the rest. …read more

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Poirier: 'we're both gonna need stitches' if Gaethje fight goes the distance

Ahead of this much-anticipated headlining bout with Justin Gaethje at Saturday’s Fight Night Glendale, Dustin Poirier sat down to take some of your questions on a session of Facebook Live.When …read more

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Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje: UFC on FOX 29 Road to the Octagon Preview

In anticipation of the Octagon touching down in Arizona for UFC on FOX 29, witness the lives and training camps of the main event fighters. …read more

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Who ya got?! Fighters predict Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje at UFC on FOX 29

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Who will win UFC on FOX 29’s lightweight headliner between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje? Fellow fighters gave us their picks.
Poirier (22-5 MMA, 14-4 UFC), who’s No. …read more

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Dustin Poirier wants rematches with Conor McGregor and 'punk' Eddie Alvarez, but title comes first

GLENDALE, Ariz. – If Dustin Poirier could just get in the cage with Justin Gaethje and make UFC on FOX 29’s headliner a quick one, he’d be perfectly happy with …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 odds: Poirier favored over Gaethje

Take a gander at the UFC on FOX 29 betting odds, as Dustin Poirier is favored to best Justin Gaethje in the main event. UFC on FOX 29 kicks off …read more

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Older, mature Poirier's simplified approach leading to success in Octagon

When it comes to the fight game, few are more intense than Dustin Poirier. It’s a prime reason why his Saturday main event against fellow lightweight contender Justin Gaethje is …read more

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Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje Step on the Scale for UFC on FOX 29 (Video)

At least one highly anticipated UFC lightweight main event appears like it will make it all the way to the Octagon. …read more

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Dustin Poirier Says UFC 223 Main Event Didn’t Feel Like Championship Fight

Khabib Nurmagomedov is the undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder, but Dustin Poirier feels something is off. Poirier will compete this Saturday night (April 14) in the main …read more

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Glendale: Fight by Fight Preview

DUSTIN POIRIER VS JUSTIN GAETHJEAs Ric Flair would say, “WOOOOOOOOO.” If the UFC Glendale main event between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje doesn’t get you amped up, you’re not a …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘The Highlight!’

The most dominant champion in World Series of Fighting (WSOF) history, Justin Gaethje, will throw down opposite fellow knockout artist, Dustin Poirier, this Saturday (April 14, 2018) at UFC on …read more

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Justin Gaethje: Facing southpaw Dustin Poirier ‘like we’re both staring down the barrel of a gun’

PHOENIX — At UFC on FOX 29 media day, Justin Gaethje discusses not having any beef with Dustin Poirier, the excitement of fighting southpaws, how he went from a potential …read more

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Justin Gaethje Believes That Conor McGregor “Paying Millions Of Dollars” Is Enough Punishment

Justin Gaethje faces Dustin Poirier at UFC on FOX 29 this Saturday at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona. Gaethje is coming off of a Fight of the Night …read more

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Dustin Poirier: Win over Justin Gaethje puts me ‘closest I’ve ever been’ to title

GLENDALE, Ariz. — At UFC on Fox 29 media day, Dustin Poirier discusses his recent major foray into charity work, wanting a rematch with Conor McGregor, his preference for working …read more

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Dustin Poirier feels UFC Glendale opponent Justin Gaethje is at risk of a “short career”

Former World Series of Fighting lightweight champ and current UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje is loved for his exciting, all-action style. Yet according to Dustin Poirier, who Gaethje fights this …read more

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UFC's Poirier using newfound fame to improve lives in hometown

UFC lightweight title contender Dustin Poirier has recently been auctioning off his worn fight kits to benefit those in need in Lafayette, Louisiana. Here’s a closer look at what his …read more

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Justin Gaethje goes off on “turd” James Vick, vows to “slap the f**k out of him”

At present, all of Justin Gaethje’s focus is directed at his Saturday night opponent, Dustin Poirier. That being said, the former World Series of Fighting lightweight champ also has some …read more

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Dustin Poirier Not Looking to Fight Fire with Fire Against Justin Gaethje

It’s safe to say fans were excited with the announcement that Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje would square off in the main event on April 14 at UFC on Fox …read more

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Dustin Poirier questions Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC 223 title win

At long last, undefeated Dagestani lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov finally has a UFC belt wrapped around his waist. He earned that belt last Saturday, when he dominated last-minute replacement opponent Al …read more

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UFC on FOX 29 open workout photos

Check out UFC on FOX 29 open workout photos for Wednesday’s UFC event at Gila Rivera Arena in Glendale, Ariz. Justin Gaethje, Dustin Poirier, Carlos Condit and Alex Oliveira all …read more

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Dustin Poirier UFC on FOX 29 workout highlights

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Dustin Poirier put on a show in front of the fans and the media at UFC on FOX 29 open workouts Wednesday afternoon. …read more

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Gaethje: Conor McGregor is getting punished enough by ‘paying millions of dollars’ in eventual lawsuits

GLENDALE — The timing of Justin Gaethje’s lightweight showdown with Dustin Poirier could not be more advantageous.
Gaethje meets Poirier on April 14 at Glendale’s Gila River Arena in the main …read more

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Dustin Poirier raises questions about Khabib Nurmagomedov's status as UFC lightweight champ

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Dustin Poirier recognizes that Khabib Nurmagomedov is the undisputed UFC lightweight champ.
Despite all the machinations of the past year in the 155-pound division, Poirier (22-5 MMA, 14-4 …read more

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Heavy Hands: Khabib is EXPOSED

Connor Ruebusch and Patrick Wyman look back at the madness of UFC 223, and preview Dustin Poirier vs Justin Gaethje. On the latest Heavy Hands, your hosts discuss the absolute …read more

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UFC Poirier vs Gaethje Care/Don’t Care Preview

Sorry cry babies! Kid Nate + Eugene S. Robinson are back with another infamous & patented Care/Don’t Care Preview for UFC on Fox 29 featuring Dustin Poirier vs Justin Gaethje. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Diamond!’

Hard-hitting contender, Dustin Poirier, will square off with brawling extraordinaire, Justin Gaethje, this Saturday (April 14, 2018) at UFC on FOX 29 inside Gila Rivera Arena in Glendale, Arizona.
Nearly three …read more

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