On the night of January 23, the UFC 257 tournament will take place on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, in the main event of which the former champion of the organization in two divisions Conor McGregor will face the former lightweight title holder Dustin Poirier. On the eve of the fight, the bookmakers give the Irishman the advantage in their odds.
On January 24, the long-awaited UFC 257 tournament will take place at the Etihad Arena located on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi. Leading the event will be a lightweight bout of the former interim title holder Dustin Poirier and former two-division champion Conor McGregor.
Dustin Poirier spoke about the rematch with Conor McGregor, noting that this fight could be a title fight.
Just yesterday Tony Ferguson approached UFC President Dana White with a request to give Dustin Poirier the money he asked and to organize their fight. Poirier commented on the El Cucuy tweet today.
Earlier, there were rumors that the card of the 254th UFC tournament on October 24 in Abu Dhabi, could replenish one top fight: Dustin Poirier vs. Tony Ferguson. However, today Poirier said that this fight will not happen. According to him, he and the UFC management failed to reach an agreement.