This weekend Conor McGregor returns to face Lightweight contender Dustin Poirier in UFC’s first PPV of 2021 from Abu Dhabi, Yas Island. UFC 257.
Poirier vs McGregor 2 will be an intresting clash which will likely have future Championship bout implications within the lightweight division. With KhabibNurmagomedov waiting for a suitable contender to face him in his 30th professional bout, whoever makes a statement will certainly cement their claim to be first in line.
Also on the card is Michael Chandler’s UFC debut vs Dan Hooker after making the swtich from Bellator. Dan Hooker’s last fight was a Fight of the Year contender vs Dustin Poirier last year, and he will again showcase his punching power vs the UFC newcommer Chandler
Matthew Connell previews UFC 257 to discuss whats at stake and what other hidden gems are across the UFC 257 card.