This weekend, in the main event of UFC 236, Dustin Poirier beat up Max Holloway to earn the interim lightweight title. But can he beat the real champ?
Featherweight champ Max Holloway is facing Dustin Poirier for the interim lightweight belt at UFC 236 tonight - who ya got?
Poirier discusses his Fighting Spirit ahead of his interim lightweight title fight this Saturday with featherweight champion Max Holloway.
The reigning UFC featherweight champion has secured himself some career-defining wins inside the Octagon, and seeks another this Saturday.
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UFC 236 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights taking place Saturday on pay-per-view available.
On episode two of UFC 236 Embedded, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier and others put the finishing touches on plans ahead of Saturday's fights.
Griffin, a former UFC light heavyweight champion, offers up his thoughts on Saturday's main event for the interim UFC lightweight title.
Check out Max Holloway driving sports cars and more in the first episode of Embedded, which highlights some of the main fighters outside the Octagon.
A pair of interim UFC titles will be on the line this Saturday night from Atlanta live on pay-per-view with bouts also airing on ESPN.
Holloway, the reigning featherweight champion, will attempt to add the interim lightweight title to his resume and avenge a prior loss to "The Diamond."
Holloway put his featherweight title on the line this past December, and now, "Blessed" goes after the interim UFC lightweight crown.
Max Holloway vs. Dustin Poirier for the interim lightweight title and Kelvin Gastelum vs. Israel Adesanya for middleweight gold headline.
Over seven years ago, Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway faced off for the first time at UFC 143. The two meet again next Saturday night.
There are approximately 612 interim championship belts in circulation, so - now hear me out - why not just have an interim UFC event for them?
Former champ Jose Aldo won on Saturday night, earning praise from current champ Max Holloway - nothing but love between these guys, folks.