American MMA fighter
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About Dustin Poirier
Dustin Poirier is a professional MMA fighter who hails from the United States. He commenced his career in 2009, fighting under the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
He is known for fighting in the lightweight and featherweight divisions of the sport.
In 2012 Poirier became prominent for one of his biggest fights in which he fought and lost against South Korean MMA star Jung Chan-Sung. He is also known for another big fight in 2018, against fellow American MMA fighter Justin Gaethje.
Both fights were named “Fight of the Year” by Wrestling Observer Newsletter in 2015 and 2018, respectively.
On January 24, 2021 Poirier fought Irish MMA legend Conor McGregor in Abu Dhabi, UAE. He won the fight by TKO.
He has also defeated Max Holloway on multiple occasions. He won a fight against the former UFC Featherweight champion in 2019. The fight took place in Atlanta, Georgia.
The MMA star is also a social media top personality. He is followed by over 2.7 million Instagram users, where he is known as “dustinpoirier”. His Twitter page, “The Diamond” is also followed by over half a million fans.
He has been married to Jolie Poirier, with whom he had a daughter with in August 2016. His daughter is named Parker Noelle Poirier.
In height, Poirier stands at 1.75 m tall.
The American is also known by the nickname “The Diamond”. He has been trained by Tim Credeur.
He has Acadian French origins.
He dropped out of Northside High School when he was in the ninth grade.
In 2011 he starred in an MMA documentary titled “Fightville”.
He won his first professional fight against Aaron Suarez in May 2009.
Poirier has many tattoos on his body. He had his first tattoo when he was fourteen.
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F.A.Q. about Dustin Poirier
When is his birthday?
Dustin Poirier's birthday is on January 19, 1989.
In how many days is his birthday?
Dustin Poirier's birthday is in 304 days
How old is he?
He is 34 years old.
Where is Dustin Poirier from?
He was born in Lafayette, Indiana, U.S..
What is Dustin Poirier's height?
He is 5′ 9″ (1.75m) tall.