“This is just not over! If I’ve to take this exterior with him, I’ll go exterior,” McGregor stated after the match, nonetheless sitting within the octagon as trainers inspected his decrease left leg.
UFC commentator Joe Rogan informed McGregor that Poirier stated he believed that his examine of one among McGregor’s kicks is what broke his leg.
“There was no examine!” McGregor insisted, then launching into a string of insults directed towards Poirier.
After the match, Poirier stated he wished he’d gotten a stoppage by strikes, however “a win is a win.”
“I felt like I used to be management of the combat and I really feel like his leg is the consequence a defensive transfer, me checking it, a kick,” he stated.
UFC President Dana White informed reporters after the match that McGregor could be having surgical procedure quickly, and introduced he intends to schedule a combat between Poirier and Charles Oliveira for the light-weight title.
Other matches of be aware
The bout between Poirier and McGregor was the large draw, however the principle card was jam-packed with noteworthy battles Saturday night time.