Dustin Poirier kept Max Holloway from becoming a two-division champion, claiming the interim lightweight title earlier this year.
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?
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Poirier and Holloway went to war inside the Octagon at UFC 236 from Atlanta, with "The Diamond" winning the interim lightweight title.
The event marked the first to be available for fans via pay-er-view soley on ESPN+ as part of the new agreement between the UFC and ESPN.
Check out fight finishes from Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier and more before they compete Saturday night in Atlanta at UFC 236.
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.
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.