Dustin Poirier put on one of the greatest performances in UFC history to win the Interim Lightweight Championship at UFC 236. Dustin “Diamond” Poirier went into UFC 236 vs Max Holloway as a underdog even though he beat Max Holloway before in the octagon. Dustin is on a 5 fight win streak in the toughest division in the sport. In this amazing 5 fight win streak he beat some of the best fighters on planet earth, names like Justin Gaethje, Anthony Pettis, Eddie Alvarez and the one of the greatest pound for pound fighters Max Holloway. Dustin Poirier dominated Max Holloway to capture the belt and looked magnificent for 25 title fight minutes. Dustin trains out of Coconut Creek, Florida at American Top Team where they are putting together one of the great runs in mix martial art history! The Diamond put on a performance that the UFC universe will remember forever. The only question is, can the Diamond top his stellar performance at UFC 236.
David Van Auken, dives into the world of Mix Martial Arts with his unique takes, interview ability and his love of combat sports. David announces, commentates, podcast, talks, debates and writes on the sport of Mix Martial Arts. Some of the greatest fights he’s ever seen is in his own house between his 2 sons and is lucky enough to have his wife to referee it all.