Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier Added To UFC 178
Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.22.2014
In Las Vegas...
MMA Junkie reports that a featherweight fight between Conor McGregor (15-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and Dustin Poirier (16-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) has been added to UFC 178. The fight was accepted verbally by both men in their various media appearances.
The event features a light-heavyweight title rematch between champion Jon Jones and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. It happens in Las Vegas in an unnamed venue. The main card will likely air on PPV after preliminary fights on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.
Here's the current card:
Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson
Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki
Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier
Amanda Nunes vs. Cat Zingano
Brian Ebersole vs. John Howard
Patrick Cote vs. Stephen Thompson