Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier faced off against each other in their third fight together in the main event of UFC 264. It was a highly anticipated fight, to say the least. It seems McGregor recently clowned Poirier as well.
The main event truly had a big fight feel as many fans were excited to see which competitor would end up victorious. In a shocking turn of events, Conor McGregor fractured his ankle at the end of the first round, leading to Dustin Poirier winning the fight via TKO.
After the fight, Dustin Poirier accused Conor McGregor of cheating during their bout. McGregor was alleged to have illegally grabbed his gloves and pulled Dustin Poirier into upkicks. McGregor even admitted to using illegal moves.
At UFC 269, Dustin Poirier lost to Charles Oliveira as he was submitted in the third round during the main event of the show. Conor McGregor took to Twitter and while replying to Nate Diaz, clowned Dustin Poirier for his loss.
“You lanky string of pi*s he got lumped around and got lucky twice. That’s it. Is what it is. Embarrassing night for him alright. That closed guard game. Wtf was that. Wow! Shocking. All good happy Sat night horse yupya it’s proper twelve day tomorrow 12/12. New Paddy’s Day!”
Poirier also previously made it clear that he doubts his feud with Conor McGregor will ever end. McGregor is expected to be out of action for a year as he is set on returning as soon as possible. We will have to wait and see whether Conor McGregor faces Dustin Poirier again in the future.
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