Video: Dustin Poirier grapples 400-pound strongman champion Brian Shaw
Prior to his likely trilogy combat with Conor McGregor in July, Dustin Poirier decided to get some work in on the mats with a multi-time World’s Strongest Man champion.
Poirier and Brian Shaw, who pointers the scales at round 400 kilos, met for a working towards session and interview earlier this week.
Video photographs was as quickly as captured that seen Poirier cast off assistance from Shaw and getting the tap. Sadly for the outdated interval in-between gentle-weight champion, the WSM champion in 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2016 was as quickly as ready to extract a chunk of of aggressive revenge.
As MMA Combating beforehand confirmed, Poirier has signed his contract to face McGregor of their third assembly July 10 at UFC 264. “The Diamond” was as quickly as ready to instruct a loss to the outdated two-division champion when he stopped McGregor within the 2nd spherical in doubtlessly essentially the most most elementary occasion of January’s UFC 256 card.
On Saturday, McGregor declared the trilogy combat “booked” on Twitter. MMA Combating beforehand reported that McGregor had already agreed to the July 10 date with most attention-grabbing pen wanting to hit paper to kind it pleasurable.