Lafayette native Dustin Poirier went on record giving his prediction between the highly anticipated Ultimate Fighter matchup of McGregor-Chandler. Having beat both of them, he's giving his take from an experienced position.
When Conor McGregor threw out the first-pitch of the Chicago Cubs versus Minnesota Twins baseball game, I don't think anyone was expecting what was coming. The mixed-martial artist delivered a throw that may go down as the worst first-pitch of all time.
Conor McGregor is once again stirring the pot with Dustin Poirier on social media after being defeated by "The Diamond" twice in-a-row. McGregor continues to bring up Poirier's wife online, as he hopes to get back to fighting shape after surgery.
After being defeated in UFC 264, Conor McGregor can be seen in a ringside video telling Dustin Poirier, "In your sleep you're getting it" while making a gun with his hand and pointing it to his own head.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Acadiana has announced that Conor McGregor will be donating $500,000 to impact youth in South Louisiana. The money will assist in their upcoming Summer camp as well as fund activities.
Things escalated on Twitter today when the Lafayette Legend, Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier had his upcoming trilogy fight with Conor McGregor called off after McGregor responded to claims that he was not following through on a donation promise.
New reports by UFC insiders show that Commissioner Dana White is open to holding upcoming events in Texas with the state recently announcing that it will be reopening 100%. White has contacted Texas Governor Abbott and while Dallas may not be a possibility, Houston is a top choice for the UFC per White.