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The Notorious takes on The Diamond in a rematch on the Fight Island in Abu Dhabi
Poirier deserves real credit.He stayed calm in there against one of the most dangerous punchers in the sport – a man who knocked him out the last time the pair fought.His leg kicks were pivotal, he executed his gameplan to perfection.Alex Pattle1611467184
POIRIER DEF. MCGREGORMcGregor: “It’s hard to overcome inactivity. The leg kicks were good, my leg was dead. I just wasn’t as comfortable as I needed to be. “Dustin’s some fighter. I have to dust it off and come back. I need activity. You don’t get away with being inactive in this business.
“I’ll take my licks. I’m gutted. It’s a tough one to swallow. I put in a lot of work. I’m gonna get home to my kids at the hotel and just chill for a bit.”Alex Pattle1611467067POIRIER DEF. MCGREGORPoirier credits McGregor for taking the loss respectfully. He says a third fight between the pair to settle things once and for all could follow. headtopics.comRead more: The Independent »
Briton, 21, becomes youngest woman to row solo across the Atlantic
Jasmine Harrison finished her journey on Saturday after 70 days, three hours and 48 minutes.