It's official, Dustin Poirier to fight Conner McGregor at UFC 257

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Posted at 11:24 AM, Nov 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-19 12:24:02-05

After weeks of negotiations, Dustin Poirier will get a rematch against Conor McGregor.

The MacLife tweeted that McGregor signed the contract

The pay-per-view fight is expected to headline UFC 257 on January 23.

McGregor previously beat Poirier by a technical knockout when they first met in the octagon roughly six years ago.

At this time McGregor vs. Poirier 2 will be a non-title fight contested at 155 pounds. The winner of this fight is expected to land the next lightweight title shot.