dustin poirier

MMA

Dustin Poirier Vs. Justin Gaethje: Adapt or Perish

Poirier proved that he is as much a student of the game as he is a natural talent, while Gaethje continued to rely on his old tricks, to his detriment.
Jack Slack
4.16.18
UFC

Tactical Guide to Poirier Vs. Gaethje

Whether you give a damn about the rest of the card or not, you would be a fool to miss these two get into it.
Jack Slack
4.13.18
UFC

Pettis vs Poirier: A Strange, Bloody, Exhilarating Fight

On a night that heavily featured washed-up has-beens across the fighting world, Anthony Pettis and Dustin Poirier put on a show.
Jack Slack
11.13.17
FIGHTLAND

Dustin Poirier Will Appeal No-Contest Ruling After Eddie Alvarez Fight

MMA’s inscrutable knee-to-a-downed-opponent rule claims another victim.
Josh Rosenblatt
5.15.17
FIGHTLAND

UFC 208 One to Watch: Dustin Poirier vs. Jim Miller

Can Jim Miller continue his recent surge in form, or will Dustin Poirier re-establish himself as a key figure in the lightweight reckoning?
Jake Hughes
2.10.17
FIGHTLAND

Michael Johnson Taunts His Fallen Opponent and Stirs Our Self-Righteousness

He'd need to do a lot worse to become a new Tank Abbott.
Jeff Harder
9.19.16
FIGHTLAND

Return of the Menace: How Michael Johnson Starched Dustin Poirier

Small windows can make big changes in the fight game and UFC Fight Night 95 showed that amply. We take a look at the quick finishes and the better performances.
Jack Slack
9.19.16
FIGHTLAND

A Fired Up Dustin Poirier Prevails in a Week of Wins

Dustin Poirier is never short on self-belief. But, after hearing his wife is pregnant with his first child in the lead up to his fight against Joe Duffy, “The Diamond” never looked so good in the Octagon.
Jake Hughes
1.4.16
FIGHTLAND

Duffy, Poirier, and the McGregor Effect

The trickle down from Conor McGregor’s meteoric rise to the top of the UFC featherweight division is having a direct impact on the betting line of his countrymen.
Dan Shapiro
10.15.15