UFC’s Dustin Poirier Announces Move to Lightweight, After Run as Featherweight Contender
By FCF Staff
Although Dustin Poirier remains a top ranked featherweight, following his loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 178, the talented fighter has announced he’s moving to lightweight.
The 25 year-old fighter, who was on a three fight winning streak prior to facing McGregor, recently explained his decision by posting the video clip below.
Poirier is currently ranked #6 in the UFC’s 145 division, and the only other men to defeat the ATT fighter in his last ten bouts are Cub Swanson and Chan Sung Jung.