UFC, MMA Fighting & Combat Sports Lifestyle

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Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor: Countdown to UFC 178

Poirier vs McGregor UFC 178 Countdown Show

This coming weekend UFC 178 sees Conor McGregor taking on top ten ranked Dustin Poirier. Up until McGregor last fight at UFC Fight Night Dublin Ireland. Poirier commented that he didn’t quite feel McGregor deserved his attention.

How times have changed and if The Notorious One is able to get past the Diamond and in emphatic fashion! Who knows what might be next for the Dubliner in the eyes of the UFC brass. We hear talk of banana peels and title shots, so what might be next for the fast-rising UFC star, we shall have to wait and see!

But right now we can enjoy the build-up to one of the most anticipated fights in recent time. McGregor has made name for himself calling how and when he will end his fights. And nothing hs change for his fight against dangerous lightweight Dustin Poirier.

The Diamond has gotten quite emotionally involved in the fight with the Irishman. And this is something which McGregor has turned into an art form. while at the same time endearing him to some of his fans.

UFC 178 MGM Grand Las Vegas

We follow the pair as they prepare to step into the UFC octagon on September 27th, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. It’s a fascinating matchup and what appears from the outside like a true test for McGregor.

As Poirier has been a staple competitor in the lightweight division now for some time. And a solid win over him will most definitely signal McGregor’s rise to the rest of the division.

A rise that if you were to believe the Irishman is written in the stars. And unluckily for him, Dustin Poirier is just the next victim in a long line of featherweights in his way. We find out this coming Saturday night if it all plays out as McGregor believes it will.

T: twitter.com/MMAmicks

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