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McGregor and Poirier in heated face-off as UFC 178 fight night nears

The pair are the talk of Las Vegas ahead of Saturday’s event.

AFTER ALL THE talk, UFC 178 is nearly upon us.

All the fighters faced off at yesterday’s media day and, unsurprisingly, Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier caused quite a stir when the pair stood toe-to-toe, with security having to step in to assist UFC president Dana White.

McGregor Poirier face off Source: MMA Weekly

Andrew McGahan of also caught up with McGregor in Las Vegas yesterday, who proclaimed: “I’m just just riding this wave and continuing to do what I’m doing.

“My family, the people of Ireland, the Irish media are coming along on this journey with me and experiencing these events.  These are once-in-a-lifetime events for people so for me to be able to give it to them I take great pride in that. ”

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‘I hope he likes me after I whoop his ass!’ – Conor McGregor found Poirier’s anger hilarious

Where can you watch Conor McGregor’s fight this weekend?

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