Conor McGregor has vowed to duplicate the devoted coaching regime of his first UFC combat for the upcoming trilogy bout towards Dustin Poirier.
Former UFC featherweight and light-weight champion Conor McGregor has tweeted in regards to the disciplined coaching regime he adopted in preparation for his UFC debut. McGregor steered that he’d replicate this regime for his all-important trilogy combat towards Dustin Poirier.
April 5, 2021, marks the eight-year anniversary of Conor McGregor taking part in his first UFC weigh-in. On April 5, 2013, McGregor weighed in for his UFC debut matchup.
On April 6, 2013, the Irish celebrity went on to make his debut at UFC on Fuel TV: Mousasi vs. Latifi. The UFC debut matchup witnessed McGregor defeat Marcus Brimage by way of first-round TKO.
Conor McGregor recalled his UFC debut on Twitter and in addition referenced the truth that he ultimately confronted Dustin Poirier at UFC 178 (September 2014). McGregor defeated Poirier by way of first-round TKO, incomes the twelfth first-round KO/TKO win of his MMA profession on the time.
Furthermore, Conor McGregor revealed that he ready for his UFC debut by fully devoting himself to coaching. McGregor added that he wouldn’t take any days off except he completely needed to relaxation.
Conor McGregor goals to regulate and destroy Dustin Poirier of their trilogy combat
While Conor McGregor gained their first combat by way of first-round TKO, it was Dustin Poirier who gained the rematch by way of second-round TKO at UFC 257 (January 2021). Poirier’s leg kicks, notably his calf kicks, are believed to have performed a pivotal function in turning the tide in favor of Poirier.
Conor McGregor seemed to be successful the rematch till the leg kicks, which McGregor initially disregarded and refused to examine accurately, began including up. McGregor’s mobility was subsequently compromised. Poirier proceeded to knock out a stationary McGregor and emerge victorious.
That mentioned, Conor McGregor has vowed to regulate and destroy Dustin Poirier of their upcoming combat. The McGregor vs. Poirier trilogy matchup is scheduled to happen at UFC 264 on July 10, 2021.