Completed MMA Bout

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier

Main Event | UFC Lightweight Championship | 155 lbs

Khabib Nurmagomedov defeats Dustin Poirier via Submission at 2:06 of Round 3

Khabib "The Eagle" Nurmagomedov
Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier

Nurmagomedov
Submission
Round 3

Khabib Nurmagomedov Dustin Poirier

"The Eagle" "The Diamond"

27-0-0   Pro Record At Fight   25-5-0
Climbed to 28-0   Record After Fight   Fell to 25-6
-450 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +325 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Interim Champion
Russia   Nationality   United States
San Jose, California   Fighting out of   Coconut Creek, Florida
30 years, 11 months, 2 weeks, 4 days   Age at Fight   30 years, 7 months, 2 weeks, 5 days
155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)
5'10" (178cm)   Height   5'9" (175cm)
70.0" (178cm)   Reach   73.0" (185cm)
American Kickboxing Academy   Gym   American Top Team
UFC 242
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 242: Khabib vs. Poirier
  • Date: Saturday 09.07.2019 at 02:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Marc Goddard
  • Venue: du Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 13 of 13)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Dominick Cruz
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jon Anik
  • Nurmagomedov Total Disclosed Pay: $50,000
  • Poirier Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Lightweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Nurmagomedov
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Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 2496  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Nurmagomedov
73%
Poirier
27%

Event Discussion

loudenSwain
loudenSwain

09.11.2019 | 8:42 PM ET

No offense, friends. However, I care not to listen to your YouTube video breakdowns. If you write it out I may or may not skim it. Fact is, evidence by the sweet ass “songs you’re listening to” thread, I’ve gotten far better sounds to hear. That’s simply fact. Also, right now, the Phillies and Flyers rookie games are on...is also football season and so like....write it cliff note style and maybe I’ll skim during commercials....if I’m not firing up some funk. 

Thanks for the spam though, fella. 
fighterunhinged
fighterunhinged

09.12.2019 | 2:19 AM ET

Fair enough. Thanks for the feedback. I'll be mindful of that going forward 🙏
ImperatorFishrat
ImperatorFishrat

09.12.2019 | 2:23 AM ET

Good on you for having a go unhinged. Hope it works out.

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