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Justin Gaethje shares an interesting theory as to why Dustin Poirier isn’t fighting UFC lightweight candidate Michael Chandler.

Former interim UFC lightweight champion Justin Gaethje (22-3 MMA) believes “Diamond” is taking a stance against Dana White to regain integrity in the sport.

“The reason this is happening in Poirier is because Dana White used Tony (Ferguson) and Dustin (explicitly),” Justin Gaethje said in an interview. MMA junkie.. “He told you (explicitly), I’m going to take Chandler, and he’ll be a backup for this title battle. It all happened four months ago. We Being human, having principles, having morals, that’s what Dustin Poirier says (he doesn’t fight Chandler). Well, I guess. I guess that. I don’t talk to a man. “

Poirier and Chandler each won the highlight reel finish at the UFC 257 pay-per-view event last month. That said, “The Diamond” doesn’t seem to be interested in fighting the next former Bellator champion.Recently Poirier Suggestion Chandler should fight lightweight candidate Charles Oliveira promotion Next is a vacant lightweight title.

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For Justin Gaethje, Poirier’s recent remarks clearly show that he feels despised by the UFC president.

“He wasn’t (explicit) not just Dustin Poirier, but Tony Ferguson alone. He did it right and all (explicit) fighters who wanted to be honest with the sport. (Explicitly), that’s why Dustin Poirier speaks like him. “

Justin Gaethje continued (via MMAMania):

“That’s just the truth. I remember how upset Tony and Dustin were when they didn’t put the fight together (at UFC 256). They’re probably $ 50,000 or $ 100,000 off one of their contracts. Was, and they didn’t conclude a deal, and those guys were ready to fight.

“They published it, and it’s not (explicitly) correct. I don’t like it as a fighter. I don’t like it as an employee. Um, I (explicitly) ) I’m not an employee, but someone who provides my service to the company. That’s not good. You don’t want to see it … That’s why Dustin is saying what he says. I know, and that’s why he doesn’t fight Chandler for the title now because they did it (explicitly) in October. I don’t know, but I’m pretty sure. “

Justin Gaethje hasn’t been competing since suffering a loss of submission Habib Nurmagomedov At the UFC 254 main event in October of this year.According to his manager Ali Abdelaziz, the “highlights” are Willing to be ready Then to fight Michael Chandler.

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Justin Gaethje shares an interesting theory about why Dustin Poirier doesn’t fight Michael Chandler

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