Nurmagomedov reveals his plan for fight with Dustin Poirier
Tonight, he will fight with the American.
UFC Champion in the lightweight category Khabib Nurmagomedov tells how he plans to defeat American Dustin Poirier.
“I have had the only plan all my life – I will strike down and beat. It’s always the same, but I’m ready to fight with him in a stance; I’m progressing. I have proven it many times; I can fight in a stance. Let us pray to Allah and move forward,” Nurmagomedov said as cited by TASS.
On September 7, a native of Dagestan will fight against Poirier in Abu Dhabi as part of UFC 242. The main tournament card will begin at 21:00 Moscow time. The fight will be broadcast by Channel One.
In total, Nurmagomedov has 27 victories and not a single defeat in MMA. Poirier has won 25 victories and lost five times; one battle was declared invalid.