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UFC 178: Why McGregor vs Poirier will bring McGregor closer to a title shot

This will be the test #9 Conor McGregor fans and haters have been waiting to see and is one of the most anticipated fights of the fall. McGregor has rankled a few fighter in the featherweight division with all of the attention he has received in his short time the UFC. It is a little ironic that his toughest test will come against, #5 Dustin Poirier, who arrived on the UFC scene...
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Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier Featured in UFC 178 Embedded (Video)

Thanks to Conor McGregor (pictured), Saturday’s scrap against Dustin Poirier has quickly become the most anticipated in the UFC 178 lineup. Their beef, McGregor’s gift of gab and the stakes have must the featherweight affair must-see TV. The rivals are featured in the first episode of “UFc 178 Embedded.” McGregor kicks things off by taking a selfie with UFC president Dana...
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Dustin Poirier: Conor McGregor needs to get his a-- whipped and mouth shut

Sometimes even Dustin Poirier has to laugh at some of the madness that spouts from Conor McGregor's mouth before a fight.  The brash, outspoken Irishman has been like a sounding board for the last few months telling anyone who will listen that he's the future of the featherweight division and destined to be a champion. Poirier chuckles at McGregor in a lot of ways, but inside...
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Dustin Poirier plans to ‘destroy’ Conor McGregor this weekend at UFC 178

Conor McGregor has taken the UFC by storm over the last year, dominating everyone put in front of him while calling out the elite talent of the featherweight division, stating that he will beat all of them one by one. McGregor’s first true test in the UFC comes this weekend against Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier on the pay-per-view portion of UFC Fight Pass. Poirier was among...
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‘Countdown to UFC 178: Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor’ (Video)

Dustin Poirier (pictured) Conor McGregor could easily headline a UFC Fight Night card, or even a pay-per-view considering how watered down many UFC PPVs are nowadays, but the featherweights will actually take third-to-top billing Saturday at UFC 178. There has been plenty of banter between the featherweights leading up to the scrap. McGregor claims Poirier is quivering in his boots...
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Dustin Poirier hunting for UFC gold (Video)

Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier is slated to take on the loud-mouthed Irish superstar Conor McGregor on the pay-per-view portion of the UFC 178 card in one of the most highly anticipated fights of the year. Both men have jawed at each other for quite some time, and they will finally settle the score on September 27th. With McGregor on the brink of superstardom, a tough opponent...
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Dustin Poirier exacts revenge on Diego Brandao with TKO win

After his opponent badly missed weight, Dustin Poirier angrily got in his face and promised to make him suffer for the mistake. Mission accomplished. After a back-and-forth first round, Poirier found an extra gear and turned on the offense, battering Diego Brandao for a first-round TKO win. The finish came at 4:54. The ending sequence was starting by a stinging series punctuated...
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December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier is a Fat Guy in a Featherweight’s Body (Video)

Dustin Poirier (Pictured) isn’t a fat guy in a little coat, but he is a fatty hiding inside of a featherweight’s body. Poirier diets around the clock to ensure he has no issues when it’s time to tip the scale. “Diamond” was right on the money at Monday’s weigh-ins – in fact, he had a pound to spare. As with most Americans, staying slim doesn’t come easy for the 23...
May 15, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC on Fuel TV Analysis: Dustin Poirier is the Big Favorite Against The Korean Zombie

Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier vs Chan Sung Jung aka “The Korean Zombie” is an awesome clash between two stand out featherweights. Both are all around fighters with wicked submission skills. Don’t miss out on the top Fight of the Night candidate going down on Tuesday, May 15th at 5PM/8PM PT/ET from the Patriot Center in [...]
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May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Dustin Poirier Threatens to “Expose” The Korean Zombie

After Dustin Poirier (Pictured) quickly disposed of Max Holloway this past Saturday at UFC 143 en rout to collecting ‘Submission of the Night’ honors, the up-and-coming featherweight politely requested a bout against Chan Sung “The Korean Zombie” Jung. However, after letting a couple of days pass, “The Diamond’s” desire to get his hands on his fellow former WECer has...
February 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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