Jake Paul and Dustin Poirier trade barbs following defeat of Conor McGregor


The confrontation between Jake Paul, Conor McGregor, and Dustin Poirier boiled over on Twitter.

Jake Paul continues to stay related within the MMA group, particularly after Dustin Poirier’s physician stoppage win towards former double-champion, Conor McGregor. Paul had a custom-made “Sleepy McGregor” chain created forward of the Poirier-McGregor trilogy, and now, he’s again for extra beef between he and two of the largest MMA stars.

Paul has by no means tried his hand at MMA, however did safe a knockout towards former UFC veteran, Ben Askren, in an April boxing match.

In a sequence of tweets between Paul and Poirier, Paul provided Poirier his chain after Poirier received the battle, with an hilarious request.

“Gotchu. You need the ankle snapped off or do you wanna do it,” Paul tweeted in a reply to Poirier.

At press time, Poirier has not taken Paul up on his provide to snap McGregor’s ankles off of the {custom} chain.

Dustin Poirier took two out of three fights from Conor McGregor

Poirier was in a position to efficiently defeat McGregor in a one-sided trilogy. After Poirier dominated McGregor on the bottom through the second half of the primary spherical, the horn sounded earlier than catastrophe struck.

Replays confirmed that McGregor’s ankle went the mistaken means, which pressured referee Herb Dean and the cageside physician to have a session between the primary and second rounds.

Finally, the physician decided that McGregor couldn’t proceed, incomes Poirier the victory and a title shot towards Charles Oliveira.

As for McGregor, his timetable on a return is presently unknown. The actual fact of the matter is, nevertheless, that Poirier solidified himself as one of many sport’s most dominate lightweights to by no means seize undisputed gold, but.

That narrative may change, however solely time will inform within the not so distant way forward for the division.


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