With their sequence tied at one struggle apiece, Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor will break the tie in the primary occasion of UFC 264 on July 10 at T-Cell Area in Las Vegas.
The rivalry began in 2014 when McGregor knocked Poirier within the first spherical when each had been featherweights. Their careers went in several instructions after that struggle as McGregor would go on to grow to be the primary fighter within the UFC to carry world titles in two completely different divisions concurrently whereas Poirier took the lengthy street to gold and received an interim light-weight title in 2019.
Each would fall quick to Khabib Nurmagomedov and ultimately met for a rematch that noticed Poirier get his revenge with a second-round knockout at UFC 257 in January.
What had seemingly grow to be a rivalry between respectful athletes has gone bitter since their final struggle as Poirier accused McGregor of not donating the $500,000 he promised to Poirier’s charity “The Good Combat” following their January rematch. The 2 had a confrontation on Twitter and the trilogy struggle was booked shortly after when Poirier opted to face McGregor somewhat than problem for the UFC light-weight title, which Charles Oliveira received by knockout over Michael Chandler.
The winner will earn bragging rights and sure be subsequent in line for a title shot whereas the loser should choose up the items to their broken profession.
Under is a full rundown of the schedule for UFC 264, with particulars on the struggle matchups, begin occasions, odds and extra for the Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier trilogy.
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When is Conor McGregor’s subsequent struggle in 2021?
- Date: Saturday, July 10
- Begin time: 6:15 p.m. ET / 3:15 p.m. PT
- Most important card (PPV): 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT
- Most important occasion: 12:15 a.m. ET / 9:15 p.m. PT
UFC 264: Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor Three takes place on July 10 with the early prelims kicking the occasion off at 6:15 p.m. ET, earlier than the pay-per-view principal card begins at 10 p.m. ET. Poirier and McGregor ought to enter the Octagon round 12:15 a.m. ET, relying on the size of the undercard bouts.
Learn how to watch UFC 264: McGregor vs. Poirier
- TV channels/reside stream: ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+
The primary card for UFC 263 is offered within the U.S. on the ESPN+ subscription streaming service for a pay-per-view price. That portion of the occasion begins at 10 p.m.
Earlier fights, nonetheless, are viewable reside on ESPN, the WatchESPN app and, for the early prelims, on UFC Combat Go.
In Canada, the primary card pay-per-view is offered on Bell, Rogers, Shaw, SaskTel, Videotron, Telus, Eastlink, and UFC PPV on UFC Combat Go.
McGregor vs. Poirier value: How a lot does UFC 264 price?
- $69.99 (present ESPN+ subscribers)
- $89.98 (new subscribers)
Within the U.S., the UFC 264 principal card is offered by way of pay-per-view on ESPN+, which additionally requires a subscription. The PPV value for UFC 262 is $69.99 for present subscribers. New subscribers pays a bundle value of $89.99 for the UFC 264 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription, which gives a financial savings of over 30 p.c.
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The place is UFC 264?
UFC 263 will happen on the Gila River Area in Glendale, Ariz., in entrance of a reside crowd.
McGregor vs. Poirier odds for UFC 264
- Dustin Poirier: -105
- Conor McGregor: -114
In accordance with FanDuel Sportsbook, McGregor and Poirier is almost a good cash struggle with Poirier at -105 and McGregor sitting at -114. With these odds, one would want to guess $105 on Poirier to achieve a $100 revenue whereas a $114 guess is critical to earn a $100 return if McGregor emerges victorious.
Conor McGregor report, bio
- Title: Conor McGregor
- Nationality: Irish
- Born: July 14, 1988
- Top: 5-9
- Attain: 74 inches
- Whole fights: 27
- Document: 22-5
Dustin Poirier report, bio
- Title: Dustin Poirier
- Nationality: American
- Born: Jan. 19, 1989
- Top: 5-9
- Attain: 72 inches
- Whole fights: 34
- Document: 27-6 (1 No Contest)
UFC 264 struggle card
Most important Card
- Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor; Light-weight
- Greg Hardy vs. Tai Tuivasa; Heavyweight
- Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson; Welterweight
- Carlos Condit vs. Max Griffin; Welterweight
- Irene Aldana vs. Yana Kunitskaya; Girls’s Bantamweight
- Sean O’Malley vs. Louis Smolka; Bantamweight
- Sean Brady vs. Kevin Lee; Welterweight
- Jennifer Maia vs. Jessica Eye; Girls’s Flyweight
Combat Go Prelims
- Niko Value vs. Michael Pereira Lima; Welterweight
- Ryan Corridor vs. Ilia Topuria; Featherweight
- Omari Akhmedov vs. Brad Tavares; Middleweight
- Zhalgas Zhumagulov vs. Jerome Rivera; Flyweight
- Hu Yaozong vs. Alen Amedovski; Middleweight