After his emotional breakdown submit UFC 242, “The Diamond” Dustin Poirier along with his latest skilled show of resilience and dominance has made a convincing comeback in 2020.
UFC veteran and former heavyweight champion Daniel Cormie feels that Dustin Poirier is the second greatest light-weight in the world. Cormier believes that he is solely behind the reigning champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
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Poirier marked a return to the ring with an enormous win over Dan Hooker. The match, seen as a struggle of the yr contender by many, clearly impressed Cormier.
Here is what he needed to say:
DC has DP above each 155er aside from Khabib 💎
— ESPN MMA (@espnmma) June 29, 2020
Dustin Poirier Up in The Popularity Charts
Dustin Poirier’s latest victory over Dan Hooker, sees him soar by the recognition charts. His paycheck for the occasion was additionally greater than every other fighter that evening. The statistics revealed by UFC tells Dustin Poirier took residence a grand sum of $300,000. Which was $1,20,000 greater than the second highest Mike Perry.
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His victory, his incomes, his reputation, has elevated his stature in the light-weight division to manifold. And will probably be thrilling to see what the long run has in retailer for Dustin Poirier.
Thank you champ https://t.co/koWNXmRqtG
— The Diamond (@DustinPoirier) June 28, 2020
UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib will defend his title towards Justin Gaethje. While no dates are but confirmed, it is believed that the showdown will happen in September.
Khabib was initially scheduled to face Tony Ferguson. However, Khabib’s incapacity to depart Russia attributable to restricted air journey noticed Ferguson compete towards Gaethje for the interim UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 249.
Gaethje handed Ferguson his first defeat in eight years to earn a title match towards Khabib.
Cormier himself might be collaborating in a title match in the primary occasion of UFC 252. He might be going through the UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic because the pair put together for the finale of their epic trilogy. Regardless of the end result, Cormier has already expressed his need to retire after the match.
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