The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC 242 show on Saturday afternoon (September 7, 2019) from The Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
The fight nearly went the distance until the middle of the third round when Muhammad was able to get back control and lock in the rear-naked choke for the win.
UFC 242 Results: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier
Peep the highlights of the fight courtesy of the UFC’s official Twitter account:
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