Dustin Poirier only took less than two innings to knock out McGregor, to revenge the 2014 defeat.
VIDEO: Dustin Poirier knocked out Conor McGregor
Both McGregor and Poirier enter with excitement. Conor got the first precision hit, but Poirier quickly returned the exact hit.
Two boxers hug what each other in the second half of the first half, there was a continuous blow from the two. The first half ended in balance.
Entering the second half, McGregor continued to have the advantage of having 2 precise punches and full of weight, while Poirier returned the attack with a turret kick but did not cause much damage.
While it seems that McGregor will continue to dominate then “The Diamond” puts the opposite pressure. Poirier launched a terrible combo at McGregor and defeated the opponent. Dustin Poirier’s quick and extremely impressive knockout win.
One year after a resounding victory at UFC 246, Conor McGregor will return and lead the UFC 257 event with a rematch Dustin Poirier. At the last encounter nearly 7 years ago at UFC 178, “The Notorious” defeated the opponent quickly from the first half.
In the second game of the event, Dan Hooker will be playing against Michael Chandler in light.
According to the match schedule, the main card of UFC 257 will take place around 10am on Sunday, January 24 (Vietnam time). Competition venue at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
FIGHT CARD – FIGHT CARD
Main Card (From 10am) – Main Event is scheduled to take place at 11:30
Main Event: Conor McGregor vs. Conor Dustin Poirier – Light weight
Co-Main Event: Dan Hooker vs. Michael Chandler – Light weight
Jessica Eyes vs. Joanna Calderwood – Flyweight, female
Matt Prevola vs. Ottman Azaitar – Light weight
Marina Rodriguez vs. Amanda Ribas – Straw, female
Arman Tsarukyan vs. Nasrat Hagparast – Light weight
Brad Tavares vs. Antonio Carlos Junior – Mid-range
Juliana Pena vs. Sara McMann – Chicken class, female
Khalil Rountree Jr vs. Marcin Prachnio – Heavy sale
Early Prelims Card
Andrew Sanchez vs. Makhmud Muradov – Mid-range
Nick Lentz vs Movsar Evloev – Not graded
Armir Albazi vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov – Class of flies
VIDEO: McGregor defeated the opponent in 40 seconds at UFC 246