Lafayette's own Dustin Poirier took a loss earlier this year to Justin Gaethje; however, Poirier isn't staying down. Many thought he would consider retirement, but Poirier has much more juice in the tank. He took to Twitter(X) to state how he wants to fight again this year.
Dustin Poirier and his charity The Good Fight Foundation recently partnered with a local charity in The Hub Lafayette to give out haircuts to the homeless. The Hub and The Good Fight Foundation coined this event Dustin Poirier Day.
One wishes that we can go through a Mardi Gras season without any incidents. But that is never the case; however, you wouldn't think someone would start a situation with a UFC star let alone a local hero. Well, you'd be wrong, as a local man antagonizes UFC star Dustin Poirier at the Youngsville Mardi Gras parade with a sign about his wife.
When you think of some of the toughest fighters the UFC has ever seen you think of Nate Diaz, Jorge Masvidal, Justin Gaethje, Michael Bisping, and Dustin the Diamond Poirier. Poirier showed his heart and grit in a tough but great win against Michael Chandler.