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Video: Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier final staredown at UFC 264 weigh-in

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UFC President, Dana White, is ready for leg kicks as Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor face off at the ceremonial weigh-in before UFC 264.

Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor sized each other up one last time at Friday’s ceremonial weigh-in, prior to meeting inside the Octagon at UFC 264, which takes place inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, tomorrow night (Sat., July 10, 2021) and streams via ESPN+ pay-per-view (PPV).

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CHAMPIONSHIP DOUBLEHEADER! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to T-Mobile Arena with a pair of thrilling world championship bouts. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 29 coaches collide when Featherweight champion, Alexander Volkanovski, defends his title against No. 2-ranked contender, Brian Ortega. UFC 266’s co-main event will see women’s Flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko go for her sixth consecutive title defense when she meets No. 3-seeded contender, Lauren Murphy. Last, and certainly not least, Nick Diaz returns against former Welterweight roost ruler, Robbie Lawler, in a five-round banger.

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A heated McGregor and a calm, collected Poirier engaged in one final face-off/staredown prior to their trilogy fight. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, was very cautious following McGregor’s attempt to kick Poirier at Thursday’s pre-fight press conference.

Amusingly, White kept stepping forward with his leg to check any attempted leg strikes.

UFC 264 is headlined by the Lightweight trilogy between McGregor and Poirier. Prior to the highly-anticipated rubber match, Stephen Thompson and Gilbert Burns throw hands for a spot in the Welterweight title chase. will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 264 fight card RIGHT HERE, starting with the early Fight Pass/ESPN/ESPN+ “Prelims” matches at 6 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on ESPN/ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+.

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