Dustin Poirier reflects on Khabib fight, avoids talking Colby Covington | Ariel Helwani's MMA Show

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  • Published: 16 September 2019
  • Dustin Poirier returns to Ariel Helwani's MMA Show to look back at this loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 242 and what he would do differently. He says he has some regrets just as any fighter would over a loss but is very grateful to Khabib for giving him a fight and for also donating $100,000 to his foundation."The Diamond" prefers to not speak poorly about American Top Team teammate Colby Covington, but adds he “has something for him” if they see each other there at the gym.


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Comments • 1 901

  • Danang Widiantoro
    Danang Widiantoro  2 weeks back

    dustin poitier after 242 he goes to 243 what a beast

    • Randy
      Randy  2 weeks back

      “I’ve had the best guys on top of me.”

      • Omer Alnasser
        Omer Alnasser  3 weeks back

        you are a champ as a person and human being

        • Masterly L
          Masterly L  3 weeks back

          Eddie 'wet willie' Alvarez.

          • pilsung26
            pilsung26  4 weeks back

            Wow 😮 compared Khabib’s control to Marcelo.

            • Faruk Lavic
              Faruk Lavic  4 weeks back

              Dustin is that likeble guy from american movies. I am in on Khabib cause he's history in the making and I want to witness it, I want him to achive greatness. That being sad, I ended up being sad for Dustin as much as I was happy for Khabib.

              • j LFC
                j LFC  4 weeks back

                Poirier shouldnt be too harsh on himself khabib does that exact same thing to EVERYONE he fights for a reason its not down to loss of co concentration or focus hes just that good

                • Piotr Wojcik
                  Piotr Wojcik  4 weeks back

                  Dustin stop crying everywhere you are disapointment to lots of fans ,check the video again you did nothing ,no fight ,no skills,no stamina ,null

                  • m0rgoth xsK
                    m0rgoth xsK  4 weeks back

                    Dustin's cool but khabib is king. I'd want to see dustin vs mcgregor 2, really dislike conor, hes a terrible person

                    • Djo aw
                      Djo aw  4 weeks back

                      I like dustin porier a lot

                      • Essam DZ
                        Essam DZ  4 weeks back

                        Ariel stupid jew just trying to put down khabib but khabib will free Palestine inchAllah

                        • Karim Costaa
                          Karim Costaa  4 weeks back

                          Ariel is like addicted to the feeling of what the fight is but he’s too scared to ever try it.

                          • John Morrison
                            John Morrison  4 weeks back

                            But I can beat him. NOT NOT

                            • Rene Stanneveld
                              Rene Stanneveld  4 weeks back

                              Dustin just an average fighter who beats other average fighters, and every time he gets a change he LOOSES.
                              Someone should write a book about that, would be a great comedy like Ghost busters :P

                              • Imran Mazhar
                                Imran Mazhar  4 weeks back

                                Dustin lost against khabib but he is a gentleman

                                • Chibareeba
                                  Chibareeba  4 weeks back

                                  Notice Colby Covington and Conor McGregor never trash talk each other, it's like they're mutually avoiding one another

                                  • James McKay
                                    James McKay  4 weeks back

                                    Props to Dustin.

                                    • Brad
                                      Brad  4 weeks back

                                      Dustin's a weak minded guy if a question affects his mental state.
                                      This is becoming the big problem with youth these days.
                                      Offended by anything and everything.

                                      • Omega
                                        Omega  4 weeks back

                                        The only way to make khabib tap. Is by tapping for him.

                                        • Greenback Zo
                                          Greenback Zo  4 weeks back

                                          Hey Ariel, what mic is that?

                                          • yongzeal
                                            yongzeal  4 weeks back

                                            It was super hot for Khabib as well. Khabib is from Russia mind it and he dealt perfectly then don't try to put excuse for Dustin.

                                            • Adah BombDon
                                              Adah BombDon  4 weeks back

                                              Dustin is so humble he will die a very happy man he’s very honest with himself

                                              • Holyhallie
                                                Holyhallie  4 weeks back

                                                hey that guy owes me 50 bucks

                                                • DiagonalSeven
                                                  DiagonalSeven  4 weeks back

                                                  Khabib ispretty good in never say he was rocked, or the guillotine was close or the punch hit him hard... And his coach does the same.. He said helaughed at dustin guillotine.. Im pretty sure he didnt... But kahbib always show winner beahviour to let everybody think he s untouchable... But he isnt... dustin brought him close to the limit couple of times....

                                                  • DiagonalSeven
                                                    DiagonalSeven  4 weeks back

                                                    How did conor reacted to his lost to khabib? He flew away. How khabib would react to a loss? We dont know and he doesnt know... A man that can rise multiple times maybe is not a champ but sure is a real man. Respect to DP

                                                    • Moaat Younus
                                                      Moaat Younus  4 weeks back

                                                      You can hate on Khabib and pray for his downfall as much as you want, but a matter of fact Kgabib is unbeatable in this division and mark my words! Tony's fight will end in the first round by TKO or submission by Khabib.

                                                  • Oytun Bey
                                                    Oytun Bey  4 weeks back

                                                    Dustin would place Connor beyond Ben's Knock out dimension

                                                    • Justin Time
                                                      Justin Time  4 weeks back

                                                      Conor needs public relations help. Well, Dustin is his perfect opportunity to give back after his childish antics!!!

                                                      • Furry Pudding
                                                        Furry Pudding  4 weeks back

                                                        Yeah it hurts...you better get over it fast

                                                        • Furry Pudding
                                                          Furry Pudding  4 weeks back

                                                          Dude.. .I had you. .I still do...I'm just a SoCal nobody

                                                      • Furry Pudding
                                                        Furry Pudding  4 weeks back

                                                        Dustin...your over it

                                                      • Misterknowitall
                                                        Misterknowitall  4 weeks back

                                                        Well 1 thing is for sure, Dustin doesn't have Verizon cell service. Must have Cricket

                                                        • Matthew
                                                          Matthew  4 weeks back

                                                          Gotta admire how honest and self-aware Dustin is. That’s why people like him @ 21:13

                                                          • Montreux Xerrei 92
                                                            Montreux Xerrei 92  4 weeks back

                                                            Khabib do donate a lot. Porier foundation only reach 50k. While Khabib donate twice to him.

                                                            • OneGoldStarHelmet 4U
                                                              OneGoldStarHelmet 4U  4 weeks back

                                                              Dustin vs Connor 2 lets go!

                                                              • PeaceBeUnto You
                                                                PeaceBeUnto You  4 weeks back

                                                                Dustin 'Diamond' Poirier vs Conor 'Blue Lips' McGregor. I'm with Dustin.

                                                                • iCandy피지크
                                                                  iCandy피지크  4 weeks back

                                                                  Dustin seems like a down to earth awesome guy. definitely became a fan recently

                                                                  • Kyle Wilhelmsen
                                                                    Kyle Wilhelmsen  4 weeks back

                                                                    "I've had the best guys on top of me."

                                                                    • Jack Shite
                                                                      Jack Shite  4 weeks back

                                                                      Dustin the type of guy to win and be grateful, when he loses be's graceful.

                                                                      • Marcus B
                                                                        Marcus B  4 weeks back

                                                                        this all happened so el cucuy could beat khabib, duh

                                                                        • Thomas Wolf
                                                                          Thomas Wolf  4 weeks back

                                                                          Arial appears to be getting more snakelike, he's always been an instigator but now it has more of a TMZ vibe.

                                                                          • big toe little finger
                                                                            big toe little finger  4 weeks back

                                                                            Dust your self of dustin realy dust you're self of dustin dust dust dustin lol

                                                                            • Myshaa M
                                                                              Myshaa M  4 weeks back

                                                                              You all missed the main question? If Khabib and Dustin swapped t-shirts, what about khabibs winning t-shirt, how much must that be worth and is Dustin selling that for his charity, if so I'm sure it will be worth more than 100k.

                                                                              • Richard Harrow
                                                                                Richard Harrow  4 weeks back

                                                                                "Of course I'm gonna fight again. These guys aren't gonna punch themselves in the face."

                                                                                • DJ Lick
                                                                                  DJ Lick  4 weeks back

                                                                                  Sort the sound levels out..too quiet.

                                                                                  • Tchong Lee
                                                                                    Tchong Lee  4 weeks back

                                                                                    Dustin was not even close of beating khabib. To beat khabib you need a top wrestler like george. Khabib never fought the level of wrestlers george fought by the way. in 155 the wrestling credentials aren't that high to say the least... Thats funny how the UFC with their millions isnt even capable to bring a top wrestler against khabib... What about dudes like sidakov or burroughs ?

                                                                                    • Sean Quade
                                                                                      Sean Quade  4 weeks back

                                                                                      I feel terrible for Dustin... this Interim title nonsense is just that - nonsense. They had him honest to goodness believing he was a world champion... only to get crushed by Khabib.

                                                                                      • marko rokosa
                                                                                        marko rokosa  1 months back

                                                                                        conor vs justin its gonna be!!!but tony vs conor would be the nro1 fight i wanna see!!hails from finland

                                                                                        • Natty By Nature
                                                                                          Natty By Nature  1 months back

                                                                                          Dustin really is a Champion. Hopefully when he comes back to fight Khabib he will be able to make him go the distance.

                                                                                          • John Sim
                                                                                            John Sim  1 months back

                                                                                            Wow Dustin says Khabib's top game feels like Marcelo Garcia's. That is a ridiculously huge compliment. Marcelo Garcia is p4p the GOAT of grappling.