Dustin Poirier discusses his featherweight clash with top contender Josh Grispi at UFC 125, his WEC stint, and the move down to 145 pounds.
Dustin Poirier will reportedly replace injured featherweight champion Jose Aldo in a fight against Josh Grispi at UFC 125 on Jan. 1.
The fighter weigh-ins for “WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki” took place today in Las Vegas. Main event competitors Urijah Faber and Takeya Mizugaki both weighed in at the 136-pound bantamweight non-title fight limit.
Lightweight prospect Zack Micklewright (7-1) is hoping to rebound from his first loss by defeating Dustin Poirier (7-1) at WEC 52 on Nov. 11 and moving on to the UFC.
World Extreme Cagefighting® delivers another sensational night of mixed martial arts action on Thursday, Nov. 11, as General Manager Reed Harris has confirmed seven additional fights.
World Extreme Cagefighting has added a new fight to their Nov. 11 “WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki” card, headlined by Urijah Faber making the drop to 135 lbs. to face top-10 bantamweight Takeya Mizugaki.
In what is shaping up to be one of the biggest cards of the summer, World Extreme Cagefighting has confirmed nine remaining bouts for its Aug. 18 card at The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nev.