Dustin Poirier Displays Battered Leg from Justin Gaethje Bout at UFC on Fox 29
By: Tristen Critchfield Apr 16, 2018
Dustin Poirier’s lead leg took a beating at
UFC on Fox 29, but he was still able to emerge with a
fourth-round technical knockout win over Justin Gaethje in an
entertaining main event.
“The Diamond” was shown leaving the Gila River Arena in Glendale,
Ariz., on crutches as Fox Sports 1 interviewed Dana White on
Saturday. All told, Poirier absorbed 50 significant leg strikes
from his opponent in the lightweight bout.
“I’ve got nothing but respect for him,” Gaethje said. “He’s going
to be hurting for a very long time.”
The photo evidence provided by Poirier does nothing to disprove
Gaethje’s prediction. Late Sunday evening, the American Top Team
product put his battered leg on full display in a series of social
“Here you savages go,” he wrote. “Y’all wanted to see the