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Infernal! The fight that the UFC will do this year and impacts the world

A few moments ago, they confirmed that the UFC has one of the most anticipated battles in the pipeline. Mixed Martial Arts lovers will be able to

Infernal! The fight that the UFC will do this year and impacts the world


A few moments ago, they confirmed that the UFC has one of the most anticipated battles in the pipeline. Mixed Martial Arts lovers will be able to enjoy two stars facing each other soon, in the Light Weight category. After a tense meeting in early July, finally Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler They have date and place. The fight would be on the undercard of UFC 281As reported ariel helwani.

UFC title contenders

It should be noted that Dustin Poirier He comes from losing in the fight for the division title, at UFC 269, against Charles Oliveira. The former interim Lightweight champion has a record of 28-7, with 14 wins by KO/TKO and 7 by the judges. For his part, Michael Chandler He was a three-time champion in the aforementioned category in Bellator, dragging a record of 23-7, with 11 wins by KO/TKO and 7 by points. In his last fight, he knocked out Tony Ferguson with a devastating front kick.

Tense atmosphere between Michael Chandler and Dustin Poirier

A few weeks ago, the two went viral on social networks for a video that spread quickly. In it, you can see both being separated by security personnel, while a security event was taking place. UFC. The two were in the stands and were nowhere near finishing fist bumps. For this reason, fans believe that the fight between them will be even more exciting.

Days ago, Chandler speaking to the media in London, he said: “All the personal attacks aside, all the personal vendettas, I respect him and he respects me. That is the foundation on which we build. He is one of the best in the world, I am one of the best in the world. I think I’m going to be world champion, he believes he can still be, although I think I believe it more than him.

“He’s talked about going up to 170. He’s talked about retiring. He has said those words. I haven’t said those words for a second. So the gold of the UFC It will be mine,” Chandler said. On social media, Michael wrote: “If Dustin Poirier is next up for it, so be it. The simple truth in life: You’re not the same when you’re thirsty. Keep calm, be a professional, especially in public.” His insecurities are showing up.”

Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Chandler.