Dustin Poirier has responded to Tony Ferguson telling the UFC to pay out him extra money to make the fight transpire.
Poirier and Ferguson had been expected to fight at UFC 254 but the UFC and Poirier could not come to phrases on pay. It was disappointing information but Ferguson took to social media to notify the UFC to shell out Poirier.
“Pay the gentleman @danawhite @ufc,” Ferguson wrote on Twitter. “Love ya’ll but let us give the hardcore & informal enthusiasts what they are entitled to: a good fight.”
Next the tweet, Dustin Poirier responded generating a joke about the condition.
“Tony’s the type of person who would take care of his opponent and get him a new contract for the combat to happen,” Poirier wrote.
Dustin Poirier is coming off a decision acquire more than Dan Hooker in what was a single of the very best fights of 2020. It also obtained him back again into the gain column immediately after he was submitted by Khabib Nurmagomedov for the light-weight title.
Tony Ferguson, in the meantime, is coming off a TKO reduction to Justin Gaethje at UFC 249 for the interim title. It was his initially reduction due to the fact 2012 and at UFC 254 he will be looking to get started a new winning streak.