Dustin Poirier obtained a problem from Nate Diaz shortly after scoring his stunning next round knockout victory in excess of Conor McGregor.
Poirier squared off with McGregor for a 2nd time at UFC 257. ‘The Diamond’ was seeking for redemption after currently being knocked out by the Irishman in their preceding clash at featherweight.
Previous night’s UFC 257 main event proved to be a tale of two rounds. Conor McGregor acquired off to a great start off in the opening spherical but the tide swiftly turned in favor of Dustin Poirier in spherical two. ‘The Diamond’ would ultimately unload a plethora of punches on the Irish star creating him to hit the canvas. From there, Poirier place McGregor absent with floor and pound.
Nate Diaz was speedy to respond to Poirier upset yesterday evening, and then determined to situation the adhering to obstacle to the Louisiana native.
I’m instruction to whoop ur ass upcoming.
Be about it really do not converse about it 👊🏼 pic.twitter.com/M7FKHvIbFu
— Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) January 24, 2021
Dustin Poirier and Nate Diaz were beforehand established to collide at UFC 230 in November of 2018. Regretably for combat supporters, ‘The Diamond’ suffered an damage and the bout was in the end cancelled.
Diaz (20-12 MMA) has not competed due to the fact UFC 244 in November of 2019, wherever he endured a TKO loss to Jorge Masvidal in his bid for the promotions BMF title. Prior to that, the ‘Stockton Slugger’ was coming off a unanimous decision victory in excess of former lightweight title holder Anthony Pettis.
Dustin Poirier discussed a likely Nate Diaz matchup in the course of yesterday’s UFC 257 article-fight push meeting in Abu Dhabi.
“I generally desired to whip Nate Diaz’s ass. That interests me. I’m certain anything will make feeling. But just correct now, I don’t… Me and Conor are 1 and just one. Nate Diaz acquired away and likes to communicate a large amount of sh*t on the internet. I just acquired to go again residence and we’ll see.”
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