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Dustin Poirier says Nurmagomedov’s team reached out about title fight

Dustin Poirier says Nurmagomedov’s team reached out about title fight: “they want to fight me”

After his riveting knockout win over Justin Gaethje last Saturday in Glendale, AZ, Dustin Poirier called for a title shot opposite new UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. From the sounds of…

Speaking on the MMA Hour on Monday, Poirier divulged that he’d heard from Nurmagomedov’s manager, who he says broached the idea of a title fight — perhaps even in Nurmagomedov’s native Russia.

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