Dustin Poirier is a well known American professional mixed martial artist. At present, he fights in the Lightweight division for UFC. Poirier is look forward to face Conor McGregor in a rematch of their 2014 bout at UFC 257 on January 23, 2021. He is a former Interim UFC Lightweight Champion. Tune in bio and explore more about Dustin Poirier’s Wikipedia, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Children, Net Worth, Family, Career and many more Facts about him!
Dustin Poirier Height & Weight
How tall is Dustin Poirier? He stands at a height of 5 ft 9 in or else 1.75 m or 175 cm. He weighs around 70 Kg or 155 lbs. He has dark brown eyes and brown hair. He is a fitness freak as well. He wears a shoe size of 10 US.
Dustin Poirier Family
How old is Dustin Poirier? He was born on January 19, 1989, in Lafayette, Louisiana. He is 31-yrs old. He holds American nationality and is of French descent, specifically he is of Cajun heritage. As of education, he attended Northside High School for short time, as he dropped out in the ninth grade because of repeatedly getting into trouble and street fights.
Dustin Poirier Wife
Who is the wife of Dustin Poirier? He is married with Jolie Poirier. The couple had their first child, Parker Noelle Poirier, on August 20, 2016. Dustin still spends most of his time in Lafayette with his wife Jolie and their daughter, but trains at American Top Team in South Florida, where he relocates before fights.
Dustin Poirier Wiki
|Real Name||Dustin Glenn Poirier|
|Nick Name||Dustin Poirier|
|Famous As||Mixed Martial Artist|
|Birthday||January 19, 1989|
|Height||approx. 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Weight||approx. 70 Kg (155 lbs)|
|Body Measurements||approx. 44-34-38 inches|
|Biceps Size||24 inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
|Daughter||Parker Noelle Poirier|
|Net Worth||approx. $3 m (USD)|
Dustin Poirier Net Worth
How much is the net worth of Dustin Poirier? MMA is his main source of income. He defeated Daniel Watts on October 31, 2009, by knockout in the first round at bang FC. His net worth is estimated over $3 million (USD).
Dustin Poirier Career
Dustin Poirier launched his professional career in 2009. In October 2010, World Extreme Cagefighting merged with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Poirier was expected to face Rani Yahya on June 11, 2011, at UFC 131. Poirier faced Chan Sung Jung on May 15, 2012. He faced Diego Brandão, in 2013 and won the fight via knockout in the first round. He faced Conor McGregor in 2014, at UFC 178. He faced Dan Hooker on June 27, 2020, at UFC on ESPN: Poirier vs. Hooker. As the first bout of his new contract, Poirier is expected to face Conor McGregor in a rematch of their 2014 bout at UFC 257 on January 23, 2021.
Dustin Poirier Facts
- Dustin Poirier used to train at Gladiators Academy under retired MMA fighter Tim Credeur.
- He was awarded the Forrest Griffin Community Award by UFC for his charity works, in June 2020.
- He is an avid tattoo lover and got his first tattoo at the age of 14.
- At present, his chest and arms are covered in tattoos, including three Japanese characters on his chest that say bushidō.
- He is active on social media platforms and has an immense fan following there.