UFC Confirms Khabib vs. Poirier For This Year


Little more remains to be said: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier for the UFC Lightweight World Championship is virtually confirmed. “The Diamond” got the interim title on Saturday, which places him as the next rival of “The Eagle”. The Russian fighter himself agreed, although Tony Ferguson did not agree.

The two fighters must sign, which will happen after due negotiations, which will confirm the date and of course the event. Khabib announced not long ago he will return in September and it could be then. For now, the company has made this announcement indicating that at least it will be in this year :

“First opinions about Khabib vs. The Diamond at the end of the year ? “

Many fans are giving their opinion about this fight, and there is no shortage of those who prefer a Khabib vs. Ferguson. Everything indicates that it will not happen, not at least soon. Poirier has gotten his chance and nobody should pass over him.

It clear UFC have Khabib vs. Dustin for later this year in the works

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