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Eddie Alvarez shares strategy for beating Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov looks more and more unbeatable every time he fights — that includes his recent submission victory over Dustin Poirier. That being said, former UFC lightweight …read more

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Dustin Poirier interested in moving up to welterweight

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier recently told fans that he is interested in potentially competing in the welterweight division.
“The Diamond” responded to a fan on Twitter, who asked him if …read more

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McGregor and Poirier continue to trade shots on social media

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Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier continue to test the waters for a potential rematch. Conor McGregor continues to berate Dustin …read more

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UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov met with Russian president Vladimir Putin (video)

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Following his victory over Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov met with Russian president Vladimir Putin. The head of the …read more

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Colby Covington will ‘100 percent’ stay at ATT; partially switches management group

Colby Covington has gotten some heat from fellow American Top Team (ATT) fighters as of late. ‘Chaos’ has taken shots at both Jorge Masvidal and Dustin Poirier with both firing …read more

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Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier continue to trade barbs on social media

Conor McGregor has teased an imminent return to the Octagon, so he posted a throwback picture on Twitter of him pummelling Dustin Poirier to remind potential opponents who’s boss.
The lightweight …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov, Dana White Both Donate $100K to Dustin Poirier’s Charity

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dana White have kept their word. After Nurmagomeodv defeated Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 they swapped shirts and the Russian said he was going to auction it …read more

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Dustin Poirier still confident he can beat Khabib Nurmagomedov

Earlier this month, in the main event of UFC 242, Dustin Poirier attempted to swipe the lightweight title from the undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov. Unfortunately for Poirier and his team, this …read more

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Khabib sells Poirier’s UFC 242 fight shirt for $100K

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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov follows through with his promise to Dustin Poirier. In a show of sportsmanship, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov exchanged …read more

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Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov, Dana White each donate $100K to Dustin Poirier’s charity

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In the lead up to UFC 242, Dustin Poirier had a mantra: 25 minutes to make life fair. Unfortunately for Poirier, life proved to not …read more

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T-Wood On Khabib - ‘I Have To Know What It Feels Like’

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After Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi a couple of weeks ago, he proved once again why he is widely …read more

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Helwani Show: Poirier eyes McGregor in wake of Khabib loss

Among the guests on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show were Dustin Poirier discussing Conor McGregor and Tristan Connelly on his UFC debut. …read more

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Khabib Bags $100k For Poirier Fight Shirt

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, unified the 155-pound titles with a third-round submission win over former interim titleholder, Dustin Poirier, in the UFC 242 pay-per-view …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov auctions Dustin Poirier’s t-shirt for hefty price

Shortly after Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier fought at UFC 242, they exchanged Reebok t-shirts. Nurmagomedov subsequently announced his intention to auction off Poirier’s shirt and donate the proceeds to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov nets $100k for Dustin Poirier's UFC 242 fight shirt

Khabib Nurmagomedov managed to get six figures for Dustin Poirier’s fight-worn shirt from their UFC 242 championship bout – all of which will go to charity.
In the aftermath of Nurmagomedov’s …read more

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Hot Tweets: Who can beat Khabib Nurmagomedov plus The Russian Eagle vs. El Cucuy

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At UFC 242, Khabib Nurmagomedov throttle Dustin Poirier to retain his lightweight title and started raising the question of just how good is Khabib, so …read more

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McGregor and Poirier hinting at a December rematch?

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Could Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier fight again? Conor McGregor took to social media again recently, simply dropping a date …read more

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GSP: Ferguson 100% Deserves To Fight Khabib Next

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Who is Khabib going to fight next?
That’s a question we’ve all been asking since Nurmagomedov’s latest win over Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi. Several names …read more

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Dustin Poirier says he will give Justin Gaethje rematch

We could potentially see a rematch between two of the best lightweights in the world. Following his TKO win over Donald Cerrone at UFC Vancouver on Saturday night, Dustin Poirier …read more

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Jon Jones or Khabib Nurmagomedov? Glover Teixeira says pound-for-pound No. 1 an easy call

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Khabib Nurmagomedov looked mighty impressive in his UFC 242 win over Dustin Poirier, leading many to openly question whether or not he is the best fighter …read more

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Covington says ‘it’s a very real possibility’ for him to leave ATT

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Because of his recent feuds with fellow American Top Team fighters Jorge Masvidal and Dustin Poirier, Colby Covington is looking …read more

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‘30-0’ Is Enough

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Khabib Nurmagomedov scored consecutive win number 28 this past weekend (Sat., Sept. 7, 2019) by choking out Dustin Poirier in the third round of their …read more

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Colby Covington Admits He May Have To Leave American Top Team

Colby Covington is currently in a feud with American Top Team teammates, Jorge Masvidal, and Dustin Poirier. It has gotten so bad that Poirier said ‘it’s on sight’ if he …read more

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Colby says he offered to help ‘egomaniac’ Dustin Poirier prepare for Khabib bout

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“He’s an egomaniac and it’s pathetic. He’s a bully to all these other guys but he can’t bully me and …read more

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Dustin Poirier thanks Khabib Nurmagomedov for a tough lesson

Dustin Poirier has had nearly a week to process his tough, submission loss to UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 242, and he seems to be finding a silver …read more

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Colby Covington Details Beef With Jorge Masvidal & Dustin Poirier

Colby Covington has gone from being a teammate of Jorge Masvidal and Dustin Poirier, to being their enemies. Covington hasn’t been afraid to push the envelope when it comes to …read more

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Al Iaquinta critiques Poirier’s performance, talks Nurmagomedov’s next move

As one of the top contenders in the UFC lightweight division, New York’s Al Iaquinta was watching last weekend’s Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier fight very closely. In fact, Iaquinta …read more

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Colby Covington: 'Khabib Has Beaten All These Guys Who Can't Wrestle'

Ahead of UFC 242, Colby Covington predicted that his American Top Team teammate, Dustin Poirier, wouldn’t be able to handle the wrestling of Khabib Nurmagomedov. However, Covington is quick to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov's father says Dustin Poirier shirt has been auctioned off for a very high price

Last Saturday in Abu Dhabi, we witnessed a great performance by UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and also perhaps a better moment after the fight.
After defeating Dustin Poirier in the …read more

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Poirier To Covington: When I See You, It’s On Sight

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American Top Team (ATT) might want to beef up its security personnel, because Dustin Poirier is on the warpath. The former Ultimate Fighting …read more

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Poirier To Covington: When I See You, It’s On Site

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American Top Team (ATT) might want to beef up its security personnel, because Dustin Poirier is on the warpath. The former Ultimate Fighting …read more

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Robert Whittaker doesn't see Khabib Nurmagomedov losing anytime soon

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From one UFC champion to another, Robert Whittaker has high praise for Khabib Nurmagomedov. And he doesn’t see anyone …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov could retire after 30 fights, according to father

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father is hinting that, after 30 fights, his son will retire from mixed martial arts competition.
Nurmagomedov maintained his incredible undefeated record at UFC 242 against Dustin Poirier. He …read more

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UFC 242 Medical Suspensions: Joanne Calderwood Faces Lengthy Sit

The UFC 242 medical suspensions are in. This past Saturday (Sept. 7), UFC 242 took place in Abu Dhabi. In the main event, Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier did battle …read more

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Covington Claims Poirier Couldn’t Stuff High School-Level Wrestlers Before UFC 242

Colby Covington has taken another shot at Dustin Poirier. The two have not been on the same page and have taken shots at each other as of late. Covington picked …read more

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Fortunes changed for five at UFC 242

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

After Khabib Nurmagomedov largely dominated and submitted Dustin Poirier, giving him a 28-0 record in a sport where records like that at the top level …read more

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With feuds full steam, Colby Covington ready for anything at American Top Team

Colby Covington might have to watch his back next time he steps into the American Top Team gym.
Having thrown jabs at two of his teammates, Dustin Poirier and his “ex-best …read more

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Manager denies Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson is next

Now that UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov has vanquished Dustin Poirier, the expectation is that he will fight Tony Ferguson next, or perhaps Conor Mcgregor if Ferguson is unavailable.
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'Let's be serious': Ben Askren isn't buying any of what Conor McGregor is selling

Yeah, it’s safe to say Ben Askren is not amused with Conor McGregor’s call for a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov, nor did Askren like McGregor’s response to Dustin Poirier‘s respectful …read more

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Khabib's manager: Georges St-Pierre is next, not Tony Ferguson or 'irrelevant' Conor McGregor

According to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager, we won’t be seeing the UFC lightweight champion face either Tony Ferguson or Conor McGregor next.
Nurmagomedov (28-0 MMA, 12-0 UFC) submitted Dustin Poirier in the …read more

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Colby Covington rates performance of ‘sheep f**ker’ Khabib Nurmagomedov

Last weekend, in the main event of UFC 242, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov authored another dominant title defense, this time at the expense of the dangerous Dustin Poirier. This …read more

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Colby Covington Believes ‘There Might Be A Brawl At ATT’

Colby Covington has been taking heat from Jorge Masvidal and Dustin Poirier. “Chaos” has been taking shots at both of them saying Masvidal is a ‘journeyman’ fighter and predicted Poirier …read more

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Conor McGregor Responds to Dustin Poirier's Call For a Rematch

After former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier failed to dethrone 155-pound king Khabib Nurmagomedov on Saturday at UFC 242, he quickly turned his attention on his next bout seeking …read more

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McGregor responds to Poirier: You were gone in 90 seconds

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Conor McGregor actually won in 106 seconds. Shortly after dropping his title fight at UFC 242, Dustin Poirier already has …read more

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Conor McGregor Responds To Dustin Poirier’s Call For Rematch

Conor McGregor wasted little time dismissing Dustin Poirier’s call for a rematch. Back in Sept. 2014, McGregor and Poirier did battle in the featherweight division. McGregor won the bout via …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, Sept. 10: Does UFC 242's big fights mean big change?

We tend to overstate the implications of a big fight in the MMA space, but Khabib Nurmagomedov’s victory over Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 was felt worldwide.
It was big in …read more

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Conor McGregor Responds To Dustin Poirier’s Call For Rematch

Conor McGregor wasted little time dismissing Dustin Poirier’s call for a rematch. Back in Sept. 2014, McGregor and Poirier did battle in the featherweight division. McGregor won the bout via …read more

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Conor McGregor responds to Dustin Poirier, lays out conditions for rematch

We’re one step closer to Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 – well, sort of.
Hours after Poirier took to social media to say he’s interested in running back the infamous …read more

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Conor McGregor responds to Dustin Poirier

Former two division UFC champion Conor McGregor has responded to Dustin Poirier’s request for a rematch.
After falling short in his quest to dethrone undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC …read more

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Dustin Poirier willing to rematch Conor McGregor in the squared circle

Dustin Poirier called for a rematch with Conor McGregor earlier today and now claims he is open for the fight to take place in Zuffa boxing.
Poirier had a chance to …read more

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UFC rankings update: Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t get his wish

After his UFC 242 submission defeat of Dustin Poirier, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov wanted the No. 1 spot in the UFC’s pound for pound rankings. Unfortunately, the champ has …read more

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Dustin Poirier Says Conor McGregor Rematch Makes Sense

Now that his bid to become the undisputed UFC lightweight champion ended in a loss, Dustin Poirier is targeting a rematch with Conor McGregor. Poirier took on Khabib Nurmagomedov in …read more

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Dustin Poirier calls for Conor McGregor rematch following title fight loss at UFC 242

Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor will settle their grudge match at UFC 178 on Saturday. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dustin Poirier isn’t interested in sitting on a loss …read more

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Dustin Poirier: Conor McGregor rematch 'makes a lot of sense at this point'

It’s been nothing short of a rollercoaster of emotions for Dustin Poirier over the past few days.
After a seemingly focused lead-up to his UFC 242 clash with Khabib Nurmagomedov, Poirier …read more

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Khabib’s UFC 242 title win over Poirier pulled in roughly 26 million views in Russia

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24 percent of Russian adults tuned in to watch Khabib Nurmagomedov’s title defense against Dustin Poirier at UFC 242. Well, …read more

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Tony Ferguson Criticizes Performance of 'Wet Blanket' Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 242

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s third-round steamrolling of Dustin Poirier on Saturday cemented him as the top lightweight in the sport, and continued to build his case as the best ever, but one …read more

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Wrestling breakdown: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier

Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Breaking down what went wrong for the challenger Dustin Poirier in his UFC 242 title bout Last week, I highlighted the wrestling entries and finishes …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds to Colby Covington with word of warning

The next time Dustin Poirier sees Colby Covington at the gym, it could get ugly.
Covington picked Khabib Nurmagomedov to defeat his American Top Team teammate at UFC 242, which naturally …read more

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Dustin Poirier tells Colby Covington ‘it’s on sight’ if they cross paths at ATT

Count Dustin Poirier among those who are not a fan of Colby Covington. The UFC lightweight contender told Covington “it’s on sight” if he sees him at American Top Team.
Poirier …read more

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Morning Report: Tony Ferguson calls Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC 242 performance ‘boring, lazy’, hopes to fight in December

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At UFC 242 on Saturday night, Khabib Nurmagomedov submitted Dustin Poirier to retain his lightweight title. The win was Nurmagomedov’s 12th in a row in …read more

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Georges St-Pierre admits that if he fights Khabib Nurmagomedov and wins, he is out

Though the Georges St-Pierre vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov ship had seemed to sail, UFC president Dana White cracked the door open just slightly recently.
After Nurmagomedov defeated Dustin Poirier in the UFC …read more

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Tony Ferguson Calls Khabib’s UFC 242 Performance Lazy & One-Dimensional

Tony Ferguson isn’t impressed by Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC 242 performance. Nurmagomedov took on Dustin Poirier this past Saturday (Sept. 7). This was a lightweight title unification bout. While “The Eagle” …read more

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Video: Dagestan Goes Wild After Khabib’s UFC 242 Win

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Khabib Nurmagomedov retained his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight title this past weekend by dominating Dustin Poirier in the main …read more

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Tony Ferguson says Khabib Nurmagomedov had a ‘lazy, one-dimensional’ fight against Dustin Poirier

Tony Ferguson was not impressed with Khabib Nurmagomedov’s performance against Dustin Poirier this past weekend in Abu Dhabi.
In the main event of UFC 242, Nurmagomedov defended his lightweight title by …read more

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Poirier questions fighting future after Khabib loss: ‘I’ll see what God has in store for me’

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“If I choose to fight again, I’ll be back strong. If not I’ll see what God has in store for me.” Dustin Poirier is …read more

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UFC 242 Aftermath: Considering Khabib Nurmagomedov’s place among the all-time greats

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

On Saturday night, Khabib Nurmagomedov defended his UFC lightweight title with a third-round submission win over interim champion Dustin Poirier. It was, for the most …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov win draws massive viewership numbers in Russia

We know that Khabib Nurmagomedov is a star in his native Russia. Yet in the wake of his UFC 242 victory over Dustin Poirier, which went down last Saturday in …read more

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Joe Rogan Thinks Brian Ortega Is Too Small For Khabib

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan doesn’t believe Brian Ortega has the size to match Khabib Nurmagomedov. “The Eagle” has looked unstoppable. Nurmagomedov took on Dustin Poirier in a lightweight title …read more

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Khabib finishes Poirier to unify title at UFC 242

Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Dustin Poirier via rear-naked choke to remain unbeaten and unify the UFC lightweight title. …read more

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Dana White says Khabib Nurmagomedov closing in on GOAT status

Following his submission win over Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 242, UFC president Dana White believes Khabib Nurmagomedov is closing in on GOAT status in MMA.
The UFC …read more

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Dana White reveals plans to head to Abu Dhabi for 'Lookin for a Fight'

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ABU DHABI – The UFC made a successful return to the Middle East this past Saturday, and president Dana …read more

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Justin Gaethje Blasts Conor McGregor For Calling For Rematch With Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov continued to make his case as the best MMA lightweight of all time with another dominant display inside the Octagon, this time over Dustin Poirier on Saturday at …read more

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What’s next for Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier after UFC 242?

In the main event of UFC 242, Khabib Nurmagomedov looked to defend his lightweight title for the second time. He was taking on the interim champion, Dustin Poirier. In the …read more

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Jon Jones explains why he was rooting for Dustin Poirier at UFC 242

Jon Jones made an accurate prediction for the UFC 242 main event, but was rooting for Dustin Poirier in the run-up to Poirier’s lightweight championship opportunity against Khabib Nurmagomedov.
The lightweight …read more

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Justin Gaethje defends his controversial comments about Conor McGregor

Justin Gaethje is not backtracking on his controversial comments against Conor McGregor.
Over the weekend, Khabib Nurmagomedov beat Dustin Poirier and defended his lightweight title. Conor McGregor used the opportunity to …read more

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Why Jon Jones Was Rooting for Dustin Poirier at UFC 242

When asked whom he predicted to win Saturday’s lightweight championship fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier, Jon Jones opted not to give a political answer. Saturday, Khabib Nurmagomedov turned …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Dustin Poirier and UFC 242's other losing fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC 242’s winning fighters?)
After every event, fans wonder whom the losing fighters will be matched up with next.
With another night of UFC …read more

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Dustin Poirier contemplates retirement following UFC 242 loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov

Dustin Poirier collided with Khabib Nurmagomedov for the promotions undisputed lightweight title in the main event of UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi.
‘The Diamond’ entered the UFC 242 headliner on a …read more

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Dustin Poirier will be ‘haunted’ by lingering questions from Khabib Nurmagomedov loss

Despite his world-class talent and mountains of confidence, Dustin Poirier was not able to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 242. Though he had some success in the fight, he was …read more

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Dana White on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. GSP fight: ‘Sure’

Khabib Nurmagomedov has been chasing a fight with Georges St-Pierre for some time. That hasn’t changed after Nurmagomedov successfully defended his belt with a submission defeat of Dustin Poirier at …read more

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Dustin Poirier not interested in fighting teammates: 'I don't sell out like (expletive) Colby Covington'

Dustin Poirier doesn’t have any interest in a fight against the winner of the upcoming “BMF title” matchup at UFC 244.
Why? It might mean Poirier (25-6 MMA, 17-5 UFC) would …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov wants #1 spot on pound-for-pound list

Khabib Nurmagomedov improved his undefeated record to 28-0 last night in Abu Dhabi, submitting Dustin Poirier in the UFC 242 headliner.
It was another dominant performance from ‘The Eagle’, who utilized …read more

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Justin Gaethje Blasts Conor McGregor: ‘You Are A Sh*t Human, Father, & Husband’

Justin Gaethje isn’t impressed by Conor McGregor calling for a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov in Moscow. Yesterday (Sept. 7), Nurmagomedov took on Dustin Poirier in a lightweight title unification bout. …read more

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UFC 242: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Dustin Poirier recap video


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See the highlights and recap from UFC 242: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier. This was Nurmagomedov’s return to the octagon following a nine-month suspension following his …read more

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Khabib Says He Deserves To Be No. 1 On Pound-For-Pound List

Khabib Nurmagomedov wants some more respect following UFC 242. Yesterday (Sept. 7), Nurmagomedov took on Dustin Poirier in a lightweight title unification bout. “The Eagle” was in search of his …read more

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Khabib Demands #1 P4P Spot: ‘I Deserve This’

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With his dominating third round submission victory over Dustin Poirier in Abu Dhabi, lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov moves to an unparalleled 28-0, …read more

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UFC 242 bonuses: Khabib Nurmagomedov, Belal Muhammad among bonus winners

The UFC announced the bonus winners following the conclusion of UFC 242, and Khabib Nurmagomedov was among those collecting a $50,000 bonus check.
Nurmagomedov finished Dustin Poirier in the third round …read more

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Justin Gaethje rips Conor McGregor: 'You are a (expletive) human, father, and husband'

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Justin Gaethje apparently is not fond of the way Conor McGregor conducts himself.
After Khabib Nurmagomedov’s third-round submission of Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 …read more

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Next up for Khabib Nurmagomedov? There's a clear path forward

After Khabib Nurmagomedov’s dominant performance against Dustin Poirier on Saturday, he has an obvious next challenger. But what about Poirier and others from UFC 242? …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: I should be pound-for-pound No. 1 after UFC 242 win

ABU DHABI – UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov continues to dominate, and he wants some respect.
Still undefeated, Nurmagomedov submitted Dustin Poirier in the third round at UFC 242 for his …read more

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Brian Ortega believes he would have finished Khabib Nurmagomedov if put in the same spot at Dustin Poirier

UFC featherweight contender Brian Ortega believes he would have finished Khabib Nurmagomedov if he had been put in the same spot as Dustin Poirier.
For the most part, Nurmagomedov controlled Poirier …read more

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Dustin Poirier reflects on questions in UFC 242 loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov that will ‘haunt’ him

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

There was no hiding Dustin Poirier’s disappointment following his loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov.
“The Diamond” entered Saturday’s UFC 242 main event in Abu Dhabi as the …read more

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UFC 242 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Main event takes up 36 percent of payout

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ABU DHABI – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC 242 event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $221,500.
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Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘I deserve’ to be ranked as the No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the sport

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Before he stepped into the Octagon on Saturday night to do battle with Dustin Poirier at UFC 242, Khabib Nurmagomedov said he didn’t waste much …read more

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UFC 242 video recap: Khabib dominates, submits Poirier in round 3

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Khabib Nurmagomedov defended his UFC lightweight title by submitting Dustin Poirier in the third round at UFC 242. Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Eyes Matchup vs. Tony Ferguson Next: ‘He Deserve This’

On Saturday in Abu Dhabi, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov thoroughly thrashed Dustin Poirier to retain his title. With the world in his grip, “The Eagle” has one man in …read more

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Justin Gaethje unloads on Conor McGregor

Justin Gaethje absolutely went off on Conor McGregor shortly following the conclusion of today’s UFC 242 event in Abu Dhabi.
After Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Dustin Poirier by third round submission in …read more

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Dustin Poirier not interested in Jorge Masvidal fight: ‘I don’t sell out like f**king Colby Covington’

Dustin Poirier | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Count Dustin Poirier among the growing list of fighters that Colby Covington has rubbed the wrong way.
Though the two fight out of …read more

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7 Takeaways From UFC 242

The UFC brought the fights to Abu Dhabi for a scorching UFC 242 and with it came a title unification bout with the return of Khabib Nurmagomedov against Dustin Poirier. …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov discusses what’s next following UFC 242 win

Khabib Nurmagomedov kept his undefeated record intact at tonight’s UFC 242 event, defeating Dustin Poirier by third round submission.
‘The Eagle’ utilized his strong wrestling skills to score numerous takedowns, which …read more

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