UFC mild-weight contender Dustin Poirier slammed “mentally extinct” rival Conor McGregor for his misery excuses following UFC 264.
Poirier defeated McGregor by technique of first-round TKO at UFC 264 earlier this month to notify the pair’s trilogy by a get of two-1. Nonetheless, the ending of the fight was once controversial as McGregor broke his leg which straight away ended in the compose. Since the fight has long past down, McGregor has attain out publicly and said that he had an misery heading into the Poirier fight. But as far as “The Diamond” goes, he doesn’t delight in McGregor’s excuses.
Speaking to Teddy Atlas on “The Fight” podcast, Poirier slammed McGregor for being mentally extinct and making excuses about why he misplaced. As far as Poirier goes, it’s one other notch within the rep column, and all that matters to him at this level is to be at dwelling with his spouse and child.
“Simply off the bat, mentally, I appropriate feel delight in it’s extinct. It’s extinct, it’s excuses, however I’m trying no longer to learn too far into it or crawl down within the intervening time of reading what movies are out and what of us are asserting, which capacity that of I’m lend a hand dwelling with my family,” Poirier said (h/t MMAjunkie.com). “It’s a rep on my legend. I know I did what I wished to withhold out within the fight, pre-fight, in my training camp. “I crossed and checked the entire containers I wished to compare, gave it my all after which went within the market and – delight in we’re asserting, it’s noise. No topic of us are gonna grunt or he’s gonna grunt, it is what it is. I’m healthy, I’m safe, I’m lend a hand dwelling, secure one other rep on my legend, and I’m aloof the No. 1 contender, so these are facts.”
Stop you think we aloof have to ogle a fourth fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor to resolve their pork once and for all?
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