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Oct 30, 2015 9:23 am

Will Brooks agrees with Dustin Poirier’s decision to not fight at UFC Dublin

Well, it appears not every fighter disagreed with Dustin Poirier’s decision to decline a fight against Norman Parke after Joseph Duffy withdrew from their ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event bout due to a concussion sustained in training. Poirier caught quite a bit of criticism from fans and fighters for not accepting a fight with...

Oct 26, 2015 2:18 pm

Dustin Poirier to haters: ‘You really think I’m scared to fight somebody?’

UFC lightweight Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier (18-4 MMA) fell under scrutiny last week, when he opted against taking a short-notice fight with Norman Parke at this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 76 event in Dublin, Ireland. Poirier defended his decision during a recent interview with MMAJunkieRadio: “This is the thing I want people to know,” he said. “This would have been...

Oct 21, 2015 5:00 pm

Dustin Poirier turned down replacement fight against Norman Parke

Wednesday afternoon it was announced that due to a concussion Joseph Duffy would no longer be able to compete in his ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event bout against Dustin Poirier. Following that announcement the UFC promoted Paddy Holohan vs. Louis Smolka to the main event, however before making that decision, they offered Norman Parke...

Oct 19, 2015 6:16 pm

WATCH! Joe Duffy breaks down his fight with Dustin Poirier

Joseph Duffy is preparing himself for the biggest fight of his life this weekend at “UFC Fight Night: Duffy vs. Poirier”. Duffy steps into the octagon in the final fight of the night for the first time in his career and is being put to the test against Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier. Poirier is riding...

Oct 19, 2015 1:29 pm

Dustin Poirier: I’m never going back to featherweight

Dustin Poirier feels like he has found his home at lightweight, and is feeling unstoppable. “The Diamond” spoke with Fox Sports recently on how his body is feeling at 155 pounds, and his outlook on the future. My last fight when I fought in New Orleans after the weight cut when I was down to...

Oct 2, 2015 9:08 am

REPLAY! Dustin Poirier Takes Out Yancy Mederios In The First Round

UFC fighter Dustin Poirier made the most of his debut back at 155 pounds and took out the dangerous Yancy Medeiros. Poirier fought in New Orleans, his hometown and put on a show for his people as he dropped Medeiros and then never let up. Poirier wil once again fight at lightweight when he takes...

Sep 17, 2015 12:02 pm

Dustin Poirier Picks McGregor Over Aldo –– ‘Conor’s The Real Deal’

UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier had a chance to stop the Conor McGregor hype train a little while back, but loss via TKO in the first round. There was a lot of talk from McGregor, as usual, going into that fight but Poirier says the talking didn’t affect him, it was McGregor’s punch. He also didn’t...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

Dustin Poirier Latest UFC Fighter To Get Randomly Drug Tested By USADA

The UFC and the United States Anti Doping Agency (USADA) aren’t playing around. Several fighters have come forward, sharing that they’ve been randomly tested in the wake of the new drug policy. The most recent? UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier. The fighter took to Twitter to share that USADA showed up at his gym in the...

Jul 29, 2015 12:46 pm

Joseph Duffy ‘Has His Hands Full’ With Dustin Poirier

“He wanted to be on the Dublin card himself, so I don’t think that will play too much part. He’s been on a tear at 155 so I think it makes the fight more exciting. He’s found a weight class he’s more comfortable at and it makes for a better fight. I’ve seen his last...

Jul 29, 2015 6:08 am

Joseph Duffy vs. Dustin Poirier set to headline UFC Fight Night 77 in Dublin

A key lightweight bout between rising contenders Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier will headline October’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Dublin. Joseph Duffy (14-1 MMA) will have an opportunity to fight in front of his local fans when he locks horns with Dustin Poirier in Ireland. “Irish Joe” was most recently seen in action...

Jun 22, 2015 1:58 pm

Dustin Poirier Makes His Prediction for McGregor/Aldo at UFC 189

Dustin Poirier has stepped inside of the octagon with some of the best fighters UFC has to offer, including “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. McGregor will walking into his fight with UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo as the underdog, but he is riding an incredible wave of momentum no other underdog has experience before. McGregor’s UFC...

Jun 13, 2015 9:19 am

REPLAY! Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier (FULL)

On his rise to the top, featherweight contender “The Notorious” Conor McGregor has to get past Dustin Poirier. McGregor looks to take the title away from reigning champ Jose Aldo at UFC 189 in Las Vegas. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 2, 2015 4:00 am

WATCH! Dustin Poirier’s Move to American Top Team

‘Dustin Poirier talks about his decision to move to South Florida to train at American Top Team and push himself to the next level.’ via-UFC Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

Apr 5, 2015 9:32 am

Dustin Poirier Won On Saturday, Already Knows When He Will Fight Next

The UFC’s Dustin Poirier made his return to the lightweight division at Saturdays UFC Fight Night 63 in exciting fashion. He stopped Diego Ferreira in the first round and during the post-fight interview inside the cage, Poirier announced that he already knows when his next fight will take place. “Joe Silva went up to me...

Apr 4, 2015 1:03 pm

REPLAY! Dustin Poirier vs. Diego Ferreira (Highlights)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hwMjGwDCpDU Dustin Poirier and Diego Ferreira fought in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 63. WATCH! AKA FOUNDER JAVIER MENDEZ – ‘WERDUM CAN’T DO ANYTHING TO CAIN’, + AN AKA UPDATE!

Mar 29, 2015 7:29 am

Dustin Poirier Is Walking Away From The Featherweight Division

      Dustin Poirier spoke with MMAJunkie Radio about his decision to leave the featherweight division and go up to lightweight. “It’s definitely a special feeling every time. It’s definitely special. I’m still so young in this sport. This is actually my 30th fight. I still feel young. I never really hated this sport....

Jan 8, 2015 5:03 am

REPLAY! Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier (Full Fight)

Irish instigator Conor McGregor will look to continue his metoric rise in the featherweight division as he meets fiery scrapper Dustin Poirier. Don’t miss McGregor’s upcoming fight against Dennis Siver at Fight Night Boston.

Dec 19, 2014 12:11 pm

Dustin Poirier Announces Move To Lightweight

Top 5 UFC featherweight fighter, Dustin Poirier has decided to move up in weight. The American Top Team fighter took to twitter to make the news, and then later clarified on Instagram as to why. Check it: "@FrigUrself: @DustinPoirier are you moving up to LW?" Yes — The Diamond (@DustinPoirier) December 19, 2014 And the...

Sep 29, 2014 5:02 am

QUICK TWITT: Dustin Poirier “Heart Broken” Following McGregor Loss

Saturday night at UFC 178, Dustin Poirier was stopped for the first time in his career, by none other than Conor McGregor. McGregor TKO’d Poirier in just under two minutes into the bout. Yesterday, Poirier sent out a Tweet saying: Live by the sword Die by the sword I'm truly heart broken. — The Diamond (@DustinPoirier) September...