Sooner than his doubtless trilogy fight with Conor McGregor in July, Dustin Poirier determined to get some work in on the mats with a multi-time World’s Strongest Man champion.
Poirier and Brian Shaw, who pointers the scales at around 400 kilos, met for a practicing session and interview earlier this week.
Video photos was as soon as captured that seen Poirier do away with the aid of Shaw and getting the faucet. Unfortunately for the outdated period in-between gentle-weight champion, the WSM champion in 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2016 was as soon as in a position to extract a piece of of aggressive revenge.
As MMA Combating beforehand confirmed, Poirier has signed his contract to face McGregor in their third meeting July 10 at UFC 264. “The Diamond” was as soon as in a position to instruct a loss to the outdated two-division champion when he stopped McGregor in the 2nd spherical in doubtlessly the most most fundamental event of January’s UFC 256 card.
On Saturday, McGregor declared the trilogy fight “booked” on Twitter. MMA Combating beforehand reported that McGregor had already agreed to the July 10 date with most attention-grabbing pen desiring to hit paper to form it pleasurable.