Islam Makhachev vs. Dustin Poirier Head to Head Record

Last Modified Jun 2, 2024 06:41 GMT
Islam Makhachev vs. Dustin Poirier Head to Head Record
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Islam Makhachev vs. Dustin Poirier was an MMA lightweight title fight promoted and organized by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). This fight headlined UFC 302 on June 1, 2024. Dustin Poirier, who maintains a record of 30 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest (12-1-0), lost the bout via submission in the final round against the champion Islam Makhachev, who holds a professional MMA record of 26 wins and 1 loss (26-1-0).


Dustin Poirier, the No.4 ranked UFC lightweight was born in Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S. In his last fight, Poirier squared off against Benoit Saint-Denis at UFC 299 and won the bout via a KO in the 2nd round. On the other hand, Islam Makhachev faced Alexander Volkanovski in his last fight and defended his UFC lightweight title via a head-kick KO at UFC 294.


Islam Makhachev vs. Dustin Poirier Tale of the Tape


StatsIslam MakhachevDustin Poirier
MMA Record26-1-030-9-0 (1NC)
UFC Ranking (Lightweight)Champion4
Last FightWinLoss
NationalityRussianAmerican
Height5 ft 10 in (178 cm)5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight155 lb (70 kg)155 lb (70 kg)
Reach70 in68 in
Striking Accuracy60%51%
Takedown Accuracy60%36%
Takedown Defense90%63%
Win Streak (Active)140
MMA Debut20102009


Islam Makhachev Record


Islam Makhachev maintains a professional MMA record of 26 wins and 1 loss (26-1-0). Makhachev has wins over formidable opponents like Charles Oliveira and Alexander Volkanovski. Among his wins, 5 were achieved by knockout, 12 by submission, and 9 via decision.


27 matches26 wins1 loss
By knockout51
By submission120
By decision90


Dustin Poirier Record


Dustin Poirier holds a respectable MMA record of 30 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest (30-9-0 (1NC)). Of his victories, 15 came via knockout, 8 by submitting his opponent, and 7 by decision.


40 matches30 wins9 losses
By knockout153
By submission84
By decision72
No contests1

FAQs on Islam Makhachev vs. Dustin Poirier

A. Islam Makhachev vs. Dustin Poirier took place on June 1, 2024, as the main event of UFC 302.

A. Islam Makhachev vs. Dustin Poirier took place at the Prudential Center, in Newark, New Jersey, United States.

A. Islam Makhachev holds an MMA record of 26-1-0 and is currently the champion of the lightweight division.

A. Dustin Poirier holds an MMA record of 30 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest (30-9-0(1NC)).

A. Islam Makhachev is a Russian national.

A. Dustin Poirier was part of the World Extreme Cagefighting roster before it was acquired by the UFC.

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