Dustin Poirier recently won a war with Michael Chandler, defeating the former Bellator lightweight champion by third-round submission after a grueling 12 minutes at UFC 281. The victory keeps Poirier, a former interim champion, squarely in the 155-pound title picture despite the fact that he’s come up short twice before – against Khabib Nurmagomedov in September 2019 and Charles Oliveira in December 2021. Chael Sonnen has a thought about Poirier at this point in his career: He’s no longer interested in being a UFC champion. Here’s his explanation: “Dustin Poirier’s No. 1 goal right now is not to reclaim his championship.

Link:

Video: Is Dustin Poirier really just chasing ‘Conor McGregor status’ at this point? – MMA Junkie

Leave a Reply

Welcome to BAD MMA – The origins of combat™
The BADDEST brand on the planet™
© 2009-2022 BADMMA.COM
All Rights Reserved.
The BAD MMA™ trademark, logos, slogans, and website
are the property of Funky Bacteria Productions
© 2009-2022 Funky Bacteria Productions ™
All Rights Reserved. =)

» Home « » Shop « » Forums « » Privacy Policy « » Terms of Service «