After Dustin Poirier beat Conor McGregor in a KO at UFC 257, UFC Welterweight Michael Chiesa has crossed the moon and believes the top-ranked lightweight will be a great ambassador for the sport.
“Dustin Poirier is a very nice person and a very good ambassador for sports,” said Kiesa. MMA fighting In a recent episode of What the heck.. “It’s easy to sell and get caught up in hype. That’s what we’re talking about, Conor McGregor. This guy did some amazing things in the octagon. He did some awesome things. Has done a great performance, and his career was basically just one big highlight reel. “
“I’m very happy with Dustin Poirier. He deserves it.”
In an ideal world, Chiesa wants Poirier to play Nate Diaz next, but the UFC thinks he should “keep rolling the ball” in McGregor’s trilogy match.
“I want to see Nate vs. Dustin, but that doesn’t make any sense,” he said. “It will slap the faces of those who get out of victory. When it comes to title images, it can be overlooked. We saw Yoel Romero Get the title shot from the loss or something like that, but I think you need to keep rolling the ball in the trilogy. I think I have to do Connor with Dustin.
“If it’s up to me, get Nate Diaz vs. Poirier and then go to Gaethje vs. Conor. You’ll always have a trilogy of Conor and Nate Diaz. It’s there for the rest of your life. Would. Those fights were completely different weight classes, so no matter how your career progresses, you can always wake it up, but Conor beats other candidates. I can’t guarantee to beat. He has great skills, but this is a very difficult division. Don’t risk losing the options in this Dustin Poirier, Conor McGregor trilogy. I think I’ll make it. “
“Maverick” is also open to McGregor vs. Felder. Recent saliva in the media Beyond the suspicious Irish heritage of the “Irish Dragon”.
“You can go to Conor McGregor vs. Paul felder“Chiesa said. “There’s something there. There are some jabs, which could be a good pre-combat accumulation, and it’s interesting to hear Bruce Buffer actually say Paul’German Dragon’Felder. Probably. “
Check out the full interview below.
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Michael Chiesa is “very happy” for Poirier and thinks the trilogy with McGregor makes the most sense.
https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2021/1/27/22253150/ufc-257-mma-news-interview-michael-chiesa-dustin-poirier-conor-mcgregor-fight-trilogy-rematch Michael Chiesa is “very happy” for Poirier and thinks the trilogy with McGregor makes the most sense.