Dustin Poirier vs Conor McGregor 2

Lightweight Main Event

UFC 257, Poirier vs McGregor 2 - Abu Dhabi, UAE

Saturday January 23rd, 2021

Poirier vs McGregor Keystat 1
Poirier vs McGregor Keystat 2
Poirier vs McGregor Keystat 3
Dustin 'The Diamond' PoirierConor 'Notorious' McGregor
32Age32
5ft 9"
175cm
Height5ft 9"
175cm
72"
183cm
Reach74"
188cm
40.5"
103cm
Leg Reach40"
102cm
SouthpawStanceSouthpaw
USANationalityIreland
#2Ranking#4
American Top TeamGymSBG Ireland
Amanda Nunes
Marlon Moraes
Jorge Masvidal
Notable Gym MembersGunnar Nelson
James Gallagher
Makwan Amirkhani
6 Months, 27 DaysTime Since Last Fight1 Year, 5 Days
May 16th 2009First FightMar 8th 2008
1 WinCurrent Streak1 Win
Weighed in at:
Open (9:00-11:00am)
26-6-0 + 1NCRecord
(W-L-D)
22-4-0
17-3-0Record at This Weight
10-2-0
4-2-0Record Outside Home Country 13-2-0
8-2-0Record Against Opponents Stance
4-1-0
18-5-0UFC Record10-2-0
Loss by TKO, 2014Previous MeetingsWin by TKO, 2014
Khabib Nurmagomedov - Loss by Sub, 2019
Max Holloway - Win by Dec, 2019 & Sub, 2012
Eddie Alvarez - Win by TKO, 2018
Joseph Duffy - Win by Dec, 2016
Diego Brandao - Win by KO, 2013
Common OpponentsKhabib Nurmagomedov - Loss by Sub, 2018
Max Holloway - Win by Dec, 2013
Eddie Alvarez - Win by TKO, 2016
Joseph Duffy - Loss by Sub, 2010
Diego Brandao - Win by TKO, 2014
Wins
12 (46%)KO/TKO19 (86%)
7 (27%)Sub1 (5%)
7 (27%)Dec2 (9%)
Losses
2 (33%)KO/TKO0
2 (33%)Sub4 (100%)
2 (33%)Dec0
Significant Strikes
5.57Landed per Minute5.43
50%Accuracy49%
4.18Absorbed per Minute4.40
54%Defense55%
+1.39Strike Differential+1.03
Grappling
1.46Takedown Average/15 mins0.75
35%Takedown Accuracy62%
60%Takedowns Defended70%
1.3Average Submissions Attempted/15 mins0
9:31Average Fight Time (Total)5:09
10:17Average Fight Time (UFC)8:20
5 Hours, 14 Minutes, 3 SecondsTotal Fight Time2 Hours, 14 Minutes, 7 Seconds
BJJ - Black belt (2nd degree)Other DisciplinesBJJ - Brown belt
UFC Lightweight Interim Champion (2019)
TUF 5 Lightweight Champion (2006)
Warrior Cup Lightweight Champion (2006)
SuccessesUFC Lightweight Champion (2016-2017)
UFC Featherweight Champion (2015-2016)
Cage Warriors Lightweight Champion (2012-2013)
Cage Warriors Featherweight Champion (2012-2013)