372 Search Results for Dustin Poirier

Oct 21, 2015 4:51 pm

McGregor offers to fight Poirier on short notice

Earlier today news broke that Joseph Duffy had been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event bout against Dustin Poirier this Saturday due to a concussion. It didn’t take long for interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor to offer to replace Duffy last-minute given that he already defeated Poirier. I will give...

Oct 19, 2015 12:43 pm

WATCH! Joe Rogan breaks down “UFC Fight Night: Duffy vs. Poirier” main event

Joseph Duffy continues his journey toward the top of his division this Saturday at “UFC Fight Night: Duffy vs. Poirier” when he clashes with fellow lightweight Dustin Poirier. This is Duffy’s first time main-evening a card and at such an early point in his UFC career, all eyes are on him in his home country...

Oct 19, 2015 9:36 am

Dan Hardy breaks down “UFC Fight Night: Duffy vs. Poirier”

Joe Duffy has the opportunity of a lifetime in front of him at “UFC Fight Night: Duffy vs. Poirier” when he fights in his first main-event in front of his home-crowd. Dustin ‘The Diamond’ Poirier will be standing opposite of him in the octagon on Saturday night and he is riding quite the wave of...

Oct 19, 2015 6:14 am

“UFC Fight Night: Duffy vs. Poirier” card set with 11 fights

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Dublin, Ireland on October 24 with a stacked card that is set to air exclusively on UFC’s subscription service, UFC Fight Pass. Joseph “Irish Joe” Duffy will headline his first UFC event after two impressive wins when he steps into the octagon to square off with Dustin Poirier. Heavyweights...

Oct 17, 2015 10:09 am

Poirier: “I’m never going to go down to 145 again”

After his UFC 178 loss to Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier went back up to lightweight for his next fight, which he won in impressive fashion, knocking out Carlos Diego Ferreira in the first round. Poirier then went on to TKO Yancy Medeiros at catchweight after Medeiros missed weight. With his newfound success at a higher...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 pm

REPLAY! Poirier Makes Quick Work of Medeiros After 1st Round TKO

UFC Fight Night 68 saw ten amazing finishes this past Saturday night, one of which had Dustin Poirier dominating Yancy Medeiros in a first round stoppage. Poirier made Medeiros freeze up with a body strike which allowed him to follow up with devastating punches until the referee stepped in to wave the fight off. Check...

Jun 7, 2015 9:24 am

Poirier Talks About How Medeiros Was Respectful in Missing Weight

Dustin Poirier put on one of the best performances of his career on Saturday night when he knocked Yancy Medeiros out at UFC Fight Night 68. Medeiros took a body kick early on that stunned him which allowed Poirier to finish him up with strikes. Medeiros weighed in on Friday evening more than three pounds...

Jun 7, 2015 8:24 am

REPLAY! Poirier Makes Quick Work of Medeiros After 1st Round TKO

UFC Fight Night 68 saw ten amazing finishes this past Saturday night, one of which had Dustin Poirier dominating Yancy Medeiros in a first round stoppage. Poirier made Medeiros freeze up with a body strike which allowed him to follow up with devestating punches until the referee stepped in to wave the fight off. Check...

Jun 6, 2015 8:32 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Poirier Makes Quick Work Of Medeiros, Finishes It In Round 1

  UFC lightweights Dustin Poirier and Yancy Medeiros squared off in a highly anticipated match up. Medeiros came out and threw a punch and body kick first. The two went at it right away. Poirier caught him with a big punch that put him down. Medeiros recovered but then got dropped again with a punch....

Apr 4, 2015 10:21 am

UFC FN 63 Results: Poirier Crushes Ferreira in Round 1

Dustin Poirier is back in the lightweight division! Ferreira was finished for the first time in his career tonight. Ferreira was caught with a left hand and dropped to the mat. He recovered so quickly, you’d have thought it was a slip! He eventually made it back to his feet only to be dropped by...

Nov 20, 2014 9:53 am

If Swanson loses to Edgar, Poirier wants rematch

Coming off a quick TKO loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 177, Dustin Poirier once against found himself among the middle of a stacked featherweight division. Poirier, who fought Cub Swanson to a decision at UFC on Fuel TV back in February of 2013, would like a rematch with Swanson, if Cub loses to Frankie...

Nov 3, 2014 4:31 pm

Poirier Believes He Can Still Beat McGregor, Claims He Just “Got Caught”

Dustin Poirier is coming off of a KO loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 178, where he was TKO’d in the first round. Leading up to the bout, McGregor and Poirier were trading verbal blows back and forth, which Poirier says adds to the disappointment of the loss. He spoke to Ariel Helwani on The...

Oct 27, 2014 4:11 pm

Brad Pickett Calls Out Thiago Alves, Brown, And Poirier For Hill Of Champions Challenge

For those who don’t know, the ‘Hill Of Champions’ challenge is currently circulating through the MMA community. The challenge? Make a video showcasing yourself doing something combat sports related (i.e. padwork, teach a technique, demonstrate a workout) for 20 seconds, and then call out 3 other combat sports athletes. Brad Pickett took the challenge and...

Sep 29, 2014 8:08 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor Celebrates Win Over Poirier

Following his dominant win over Dustin Poirier, Conor McGregor returned to the comfort of his presidential suite to relax with his family and team. Check it out: Post by Conor McGregor.

Sep 28, 2014 9:55 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros React To McGregor’s KO Over Poirier

In the main card of UFC 178 last night, Conor McGregor did what he said he would, by knocking out Dustin Poirier in the first round. UFC fighters took to Twitter to Tweet about the moment, and we have compiled some of the best reactions. Yeah buddy! @TheNotoriousMMA @DustinPoirier @ufc — Urijah Faber (@UrijahFaber) September...

Sep 27, 2014 8:26 pm

UFC 178 Results: McGregor Makes Quick Work of Poirier, Picks Up Round 1 TKO Win

Conor McGregor finished Dustin Poirier in less than two minutes then proceeded to call out the champion. Conor McGregor proved again that he can back up whatever trash he talks leading up to fights. Dustin Poirier was knocked out in less than two minutes and McGregor proceeded to call out the UFC Featherweight Champion after...

Sep 26, 2014 8:05 pm

Dana White POV Of Staredown Between McGregor And Poirier – WOW!

UFC President Dana White posted the following video of the intense staredown between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, but from his point of view. We like to call this the Danacam. Yikes! These two will finally face off tomorrow night at UFC 178 on the main card. Post by Dana White.

Sep 25, 2014 11:21 am

Rumor: Conor McGregor Will Fight Poirier With Broken Hand

There may be little truth to these rumors, but following Irish reports of a hand injury, many are speculating about the health of top UFC featherweight, Conor McGregor. Dave Meltzer was the first on U.S. soil to touch on the injury (via the Wrestling Observer), which seems to appear in the photo above (Taken from...