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UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2

UFC 257
  • Saturday 01.23.2021 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: ESPN
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Endeavor
  • Venue: Etihad Arena
  • Location: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Daniel Cormier, Paul Felder
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jon Anik
  • PPV Buys / Buyrate: 1,600,000 | TV Ratings: 1.43M avg. viewers (ESPN prelims, 1.7M peak)
  • MMA Bouts: 11
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

  • Performance of the Night
    Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor II   |   $50,000 bonus to Poirier
  • Performance of the Night
    Dan Hooker vs. Michael Chandler   |   $50,000 bonus to Chandler
  • Performance of the Night
    Andrew Sanchez vs. Makhmud Muradov   |   $50,000 bonus to Muradov
  • Performance of the Night
    Marina Rodriguez vs. Amanda Ribas   |   $50,000 bonus to Rodriguez

Referees

  • Herb Dean
    Poirier vs. McGregor II (11)Rodriguez vs. Ribas (7)Rountree vs. Prachnio (3)
  • Marc Goddard
    Hooker vs. Chandler (10)Tavares vs. Júnior (5)
  • Keith Peterson
    Eye vs. Wood (9)McMann vs. Peña (4)
  • Jason Herzog
    Sanchez vs. Muradov (8)Albazi vs. Zhumagulov (1)
  • Lukasz Bosacki
    Tsarukyan vs. Frevola (6)Lentz vs. Evloev (2)

Event Discussion

Thuesen408
Thuesen408

01.24.2021 | 4:08 PM ET

The only thorn last night was the stream not working

I spent a hour trying to figure out Espn+ and the stream when out at 7:00 PST. But the issue got figured out and learned that others were having the same issues. Goddamn Walt Disney, fix your streaming services!!! 
Killbot2000
Killbot2000

01.25.2021 | 2:00 AM ET

Betting results at PredictionsUFC.com


8 units profit this week.
The decision bet on the McGregor fight was a long shot but worth a run at those odds.
Overall, a successful week
Results independently verified at https://www.betmma.tips/Killbot2000
rappinpapsoda
rappinpapsoda

01.25.2021 | 7:29 AM ET

Impressed with Dustin.  he had a great game plan and it worked.  I wanted him to win but had my doubts at first.

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