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Colby Covington says Jorge Masvidal beef absolutely has to be settled in the cage

Now that Colby Covington has left American Top Team, a potential fight between him and Jorge Masvidal just got bigger.
Covington’s issues with teammates such as Masvidal and Dustin Poirier caused …read more

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Justin Gaethje targets three more matchups, then keen to “get the f**k out of here”

UFC interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje only has three names left on his hit-list: Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, and Dustin Poirier. After those fights, he’s prepared to hang up the …read more

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Colby Covington trashes former ATT teammates Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Dustin Poirier and Jorge Masvidal

Colby Covington recently announced his departure from American Top Team and has now proceeded to unload on a number of his previous teammates. Shortly after his name was removed from …read more

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Colby Covington: Jorge Masvidal, Dustin Poirier ‘are pieces of sh*t and the lowest scum of the Earth’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Now that Colby Covington is no longer beholden to a promise to American Top Team owner Dan Lambert that he wouldn’t engage in trash talk …read more

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Dustin Poirier-Dan Hooker Main Event in the Works for UFC Event on June 27

A lightweight clash pitting Dustin Poirier against Dan Hooker is in the works for an upcoming UFC event on June 27. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2020, 10:16 am By
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Dustin Poirier, Frankie Edgar among fighters added to future UFC events

UFC standouts Dustin Poirier and Frankie Edgar were among a number of different fighters featured in booking announcements today. The former UFC interim lightweight champion, Poirier (25-6 MMA), has been …read more

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Poirier Vs. Hooker In The Works To Headline UFC’s June 27 Event

Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

A main event bout between lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker is currently in the works for UFC’s upcoming event on June 27, per …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker targeted for UFC's June 27 headliner

Their previously planned date was scratched due to the coronavirus pandemic, but Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker are still expected to meet in an upcoming main event.
Poirier (25-6 MMA, 17-5 …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2020, 7:46 pm By
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Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker Targeted For June 27

Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker will finally share the Octagon on June 27. Poirier and Hooker were scheduled to fight one another on May 16 as the main event of …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2020, 6:46 pm By
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Conor McGregor absolutely unloads on Tony Ferguson in heated rebuttal

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor made headlines earlier this week when he took aim at Dustin Poirier, Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Just days after the Ultimate Fighting Championship held …read more

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Poirier doesn’t mince words responding to Conor’s rant

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Following Conor McGregor’s skewering of seemingly every relevant fighter in the lightweight division, Dustin Poirier didn’t take long to respond. …read more

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Posted on May 12, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Conor McGregor Throws Shade At Tony Ferguson & Dustin Poirier

Conor McGregor had quite the rant on Twitter and he took aim at Tony Ferguson and Dustin Poirier. While McGregor and Ferguson have yet to share the Octagon, there is …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds to Conor McGregor Twitter rant

Dustin Poirier has fired back at Conor McGregor for his post-UFC 249 Twitter rant. Justin Gaethje filled in as a short-notice replacement for lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in the main …read more

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Conor McGregor goes on a rampage; slams Khabib, Gaethje, Ferguson and Poirier

Conor McGregor was on a tear on Monday, lashing out at nearly everyone that is on his fight radar.
From Justin Gaethje to Khabib Nurmagomedov to Tony Ferguson and Dustin Poirier, …read more

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Conor McGregor lashes out over position in UFC rankings, Dustin Poirier fires back

Conor McGregor has some gripes about his position in the UFC lightweight rankings, and his former foe Dustin Poirier is having none of it. McGregor defeated Dustin Poirier via first-round …read more

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Conor McGregor rips UFC rankings with Dustin Poirier sitting ahead of him at lightweight   

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Add Conor McGregor to the list of fighters who have a problem with the UFC ranking system.
The former two-division champion took to Twitter on Thursday …read more

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Conor McGregor takes umbrage with Dustin Poirier being ranked ahead of him

Conor McGregor has a bone to pick with the people who compile the official UFC rankings, specifically wondering how it’s possible that Dustin Poirier is ahead of him.
McGregor, the former …read more

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Dustin Poirier “learning a lot” during longest layoff of career, rules out Nate Diaz as next opponent

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier says he has learned a lot during the longest layoff of his MMA career and admitted he won’t be fighting Nate Diaz. Poirier hasn’t stepped …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Dustin Poirier Dedicated To "The Good Fight"

When he’s not in the Octagon, Dustin Poirier is contributing to a bigger fight.
Read the Full Article Here …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Dustin Poirier breaks down Ferguson vs. Gaethje and the difficulty preparing for a fight during the pandemic

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dustin Poirier understands the risk versus reward attached to any fight you accept in the UFC.
That’s why it’s difficult for the former interim lightweight champion …read more

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Posted on April 19, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Dustin Poirier would love rematch with Conor McGregor

“I’d love it at welterweight. I’d love it in a boxing ring. I’d love it in MMA. I’ll take it at 185 [pounds], I don’t care.” After Dustin Poirier …read more

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Dustin Poirier interested in boxing Conor McGregor or Nate Diaz

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier says that he is interested in taking on Conor McGregor or Nate Diaz in a boxing match. Poirier hasn’t fought since a submission loss to …read more

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Dustin Poirier welcomes Conor McGregor fight at welterweight, middleweight or even in the boxing ring

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When Dustin Poirier finally makes his return to action, he’s looking for the biggest and best fights available.
Initially targeted for a showdown with Dan Hooker …read more

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Dan Hooker hopes matchup with Dustin Poirier gets rescheduled

It was a matchup for which fans of all-action fights had set up reminders in their Google calendars: Former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier vs. Dan Hooker, which was …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Poirier’s Foundation To Supply 1,000 Meals To Medical Staff

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Former interim UFC lightweight champion Dustin Poirier is doing his part to assist with the ongoing COVID-19 spread.
As most of the world stays inside to …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Dustin Poirier’s Charity to Donate 1,000 Meals to Louisiana Hospital Workers

Dustin Poirier is doing his part to help during the COVID-19 crisis. …read more

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Posted on April 11, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Dustin Poirier's Good Fight Foundation donates 1,000 meals to hospital staff amid COVID-19 crisis

Former interim UFC lightweight champion Dustin Poirier continues to use his platform for the betterment of his community.
This time Poirier and his charity, The Good Fight Foundation, are taking care …read more

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Posted on April 11, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Dustin Poirier understands why he wasn’t selected to replace Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 249

Dustin Poirier has said that he understands why he wasn’t the man chosen to replace Khabib Nurmagomedov in the UFC 249 main event. When Nurmagomedov’s removal from the UFC 249 …read more

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Dustin Poirier knows why he wasn't selected for UFC 249, picks Justin Gaethje to KO Tony Ferguson

Dustin Poirier understands why he wasn’t chosen to replace Khabib Nurmagomedov against Tony Ferguson at UFC 249.
When news surfaced that Nurmagomedov was unable to defend his lightweight title against Ferguson …read more

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Dustin Poirier suggests welterweight fight with Dan Hooker on private island

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier is down to scrap rival Dan Hooker in a welterweight bout — and on a private island, to boot. UFC president Dana White announced this …read more

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