Shortly after Cub Swanson's win over Jeremy Stephens, Chan Sung Jung calls him out for a potential bout that guarantees fireworks.
"I don't beg." That's what Cub Swanson told Jon Anik when asked who he wanted to face next after winning an entertaining striking affair against Jeremy Stephens. While he may have refused to call people out, other featherweights won't hesitate to do so after Swanson's stock rose last night. That list includes a certain Korean slugger who took to twitter just seconds more
Cub Swanson recently told MMAjunkie he doesn’t necessarily want to wait for a title shot if it means another extended layoff. If true, at least one fellow contender is interested in a matchup.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
DUBLIN – Done, done, on to the next one for Conor McGregor. Now, will Dustin Poirier be next up for “Notorious” at UFC 178 in Las Vegas?Filed under: News, UFC more
UFC President Dana White, however, is not ready to commit.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight attraction Conor McGregor was able to put his money where his mouth is by stopping Diego Brandao in the main event of UFC Fight Night 46 (full results here), which took place last Saturday (July 19, 2014) live on Fight Pass from the O2 Arena in Dublin, Ireland.
Dustin Poirier was not impressed.
In fact, the No. 6-ranked "Diamond" is looking to become the first man under the ZUFFA umbrell more
After picking up a win in front of his countrymen, Conor McGregor has no shortage of options for his next fight in the UFC.
That's due in large part to the brash comments McGregor has made on a regular basis since joining the UFC's ranks. One man who wouldn't mind "whipping his a--" is Dustin Poirier. Matt Erickson of MMA Junkie has the response from McGregor, and it's what most people would expect from the Irishman. That would be perfect for me. His teammate Cole Miller, he pulled out. You’re t more
There is a ruckus brewing in the ranks of the featherweight division, and Dustin Poirier would be honored to get his hands on Conor McGregor.
The Louisiana native has been blazing his way up the ranks of the 145-pound division on the strength of a three-fight winning streak where he's dominated a collection of top opposition. Along the way, the 25-year-old American Top Team product has come into his own, as he's consistently put on dominant performances inside the Octagon.
There is no doubt The more
Conor McGregor was on top of the world after finishing Diego Brandao in the first round of their main event clash at UFC Fight Night Dublin. more
Fresh off his big UFC Dublin win, Conor McGregor scoffs at talk from Dustin Poirier about wanting to face him.
Conor McGregor may or may not be more than a match for any Featherweight in the Octagon, but he's definitely the #1 trash talker in the division. Dustin Poirier just found out what it means to initiate trash talk with the Irish Mouth after he issued a challenge to McGregor following UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Brandao.
Here's what Poirier said to Bloody Elbow alum Duane Finley, "My ne more
The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of who will be stopping by and when:
1:00 p.m. ET -- Dominick Cruz will discuss his long-awaited return to the Octagon at UFC 178 against Takeya Mizugaki.
1:25 p.m. -- Dustin Poirier will talk about his simmering feud with Conor McGregor, who beat Diego Brandao on Saturday.
1:45 p.m. -- Dennis Bermudez will preview his UFC on FOX 12 fight against Clay Guida.
2:05 p.m. -- Tom Egan, the first Irish fighter to compete in the UFC, will more