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Dustin Poirier On Justin Gaethje Rematch: ‘I’m Always Open To It’

If Dustin Poirier is offered a rematch with Justin Gaethje, he likely won't hesitate to take the bout. Back in April 2018, Poirier and Gaethje did battle in Glendale, Arizona. It earned "Fight of the Night" honors and had many calling it the "Fight of the Year." Poirier won the...

Dustin Poirier “100% Positive” Title Shot Awaits with UFC on Fox 30 Win

The lightweight division contains arguably the most intriguing title picture in the UFC, with three men who would hold legitimate arguments for #1 contendership. There is of course “The Notorious” Conor McGregor, who the UFC are eagerly hoping returns to the Octagon before year’s end. There is certainly “El...

Eddie Alvarez Signals Rematch with Poirier is On

The long-awaited rematch between Eddie Alvarez and Dustin Poirier appears to be making its way to Calgary. First meeting almost precisely one year to the day at UFC 211 in a classic, yet controversial encounter, Eddie Alvarez (29-5-1) and Dustin Poirier (23-5-1) have continued the war but have taken it...

UFC Lightweight Appreciation Month: Looking Back and Ahead

As we say goodbye to the month of April in these winding hours, it seems fitting to take a step back and reflect on what was Lightweight Appreciation Month and look ahead to what may await in the division’s near future. Although the month kicked off with a massive...

Dustin Poirier Raising Money for Fallen Police Officer

Dustin Poirier is auctioning his blood-stained shorts from his win against Anthony Pettis at UFC Norfolk last weekend Poirier battered Pettis into submission in one of the most exciting bouts of 2017 and still felt the effects of the bloody war for days afterward. In fact, Poirier recently told TMZ of...

Marlon Moraes Aims to be ‘More Aggressive’ From Now on

Marlon Moraes lost in pretty controversial fashion against Rafael Assuncao in his UFC debut and is aiming to leave the past behind him on Saturday night The former World Series of Fighting's bantamweight champion won't be leaving any decision in the hands of the judges. Moraes refused to speak to media...

Anthony Pettis vs. Dustin Poirier set for UFC Norfolk

Former UFC champion Anthony Pettis is set to face Dustin Poirier in what will surely be an explosive matchup on Nov. 11 at UFC Norfolk Poirier, who moved up to the lightweight ranks from 145-pounds in 2015, is hoping to continue his impressive run in the division with a win...

UFC 208 “Not One of Our Better Events” Says Dana White

White not impressed with the outcome of '208 in Brooklyn. UFC 208 was hardly the most anticipated pay-per-view (PPV) event in recent times and failed to deliver on what were low expectations compared to other cards in the promotion's recent history. This sentiment was echoed by no other than UFC's...

Dustin Poirier on Jim Miller Fight: ‘I Do See Spots Where I Have The Advantage’

Next Saturday night (Feb. 11), Dustin Poirier will trade leather with a renowned lightweight veteran. "The Diamond" is set to go one-on-one with Jim Miller inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Poirier is looking to rebound from his devastating knockout loss to Michael Johnson back in Sept. 2016. It...

“The UFC are Looking for Talkers Instead of Good Performers” – Joseph Duffy

Joseph Duffy was signed to the UFC in January 2015, and came with a tag as the last man to beat fellow Irishman Conor McGregor. The softly-spoken but direct Donegal who fights out of the Tristar Gym in Montreal, Canada may be headed for his last fight with the world's premier MMA promotion. Duffy is 3-1 UFC,...

Conor Mcgregor: Is He More Clever Than We Think?

The UFC has seen it's share of character in it's youthful existence, but has it seen one like Connor Mcgregor? The brash Irishman can be compared to the likes of Chael Sonnen for his boisterous, loud mouth self marketing, as well as his continuous attempts at have verbal stand...