MMA – On January 23, Conor McGregor misplaced by TKO in the second spherical to Dustin Poirier. The UFC is now engaged on the trilogy between the two males.
Number 1 in the UFC light-weight rankings since his victory over Conor McGregor on January 23, Dustin Poirier is predicted to fulfill the Irishman for a trilogy. Defeated by TKO in the first spherical in 2014, the American may have the alternative to definitively affirm his rivalry with McGregor. While the fighters are up and operating, UFC President Dana White is in favor of a reunion between the two males (by way of Get Up):
“Well, when you’ve two guys like them – Dustin is the # 1 ranked man, you’ve Conor who’s ranked # 6, and so they need the trilogy. So it’s a must to do the trilogy. We’re in all probability going to attempt to put this combat collectively this summer season. “
“If you take a look at Conor, for those who take a look at the method he fought, the low-kicks he was consuming, the place he was in… He fully neglected Dustin Poirier. I’m not taking something away from Poirier, however once you get on an excellent yacht in Abu Dhabi and dwell the life Conor lives, it’s a must to be hungry and it’s a must to take each man significantly. “
“There was plenty of stuff lined up at UFC 257 for a shock. I suppose the vibrant aspect in the trilogy is that McGregor is hungry like by no means earlier than, he desires this combat, he actually desires this combat, so this will likely be a enjoyable third combat. “