American MMA fighter Dustin Poirier has agreed to a fight with former UFC champion in two weight categories Irish Conor McGregor. The president of the promotion, Dana White, spoke about this in an interview with the YouTube channel UFC Arabia.
Recall, earlier McGregor announced that he will fight with Poirier on December 12, 2020. There was no mention of the UFC organization on the published poster.
The first fight McGregor – Poirier took place on September 27, 2014, and ended with the victory of the Irishman by knockout.
The first bout in mixed martial arts McGregor held in 2008. The 32-year-old athlete fought his last fight in January 2020, knocking out Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds. He has 26 fights in mixed martial arts, in which he won 22 victories and suffered four defeats.