Dustin Poirier

Dustin Poirier 2021: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Dustin Poirier is one of the most distinguished lightweight fighters in the history of mixed martial arts. The former interim UFC lightweight champion has inspired countless MMA fans around the world with his professional demeanor both outside and inside the octagon. 

As of December 2021, 'The Diamond' sits at #1 in the UFC lightweight rankings and #5 in the UFC men's pound-for-pound rankings.

Dustin Poirier: Record

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Dustin Poirier has made a name for himself with back-to-back wins over former champions like Conor McGregor, Eddie Alvarez, Max Holloway, and Anthony Pettis.

With notable wins over Justin Gaethje and Dan Hooker, Poirier will go down as arguably one of the greatest of all time. 

'The Diamond' won the interim UFC lightweight title by defeating Max Holloway via unanimous decision in their rematch at UFC 236. However, he failed to unify his interim title against the then-UFC lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, at UFC 242.

Besides being a former interim champion, 'The Diamond' is well known for his rivalry against McGregor. The pair first clashed at UFC 178, where 'The Notorious' one won via TKO in the first round. Then, 'The Diamond' avenged his loss in their rematch at UFC 257, where he won via TKO in the second round. 

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - JULY 10: (R-L) Dustin Poirier punches Conor McGregor of Ireland during the UFC 264 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 10, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

The third chapter of their rivalry (Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 3) had an anticlimactic conclusion. McGregor suffered a leg injury, resulting in Poirier winning the trilogy via TKO (doctors stoppage) at UFC 264.

Dustin Poirier holds a record of 28-6-0, 1 NC in his career. His UFC record stands at 20-5-0 (1 NC).

'The Diamond' is now set to face the current UFC lightweight champion, Charles Oliveira, at UFC 269 on December 11, 2021.

Dustin Poirier: Net Worth and Salary 2021

As of 2021, Dustin Poirier's net worth is over $6 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Poirier's highest pay-day came from his rematch against Conor McGregor back in January 2021, where he took home a disclosed pay-out of $1,070,000. As per The Sports Daily, his total UFC career earnings are $5,055,700.

Poirier is a prizefighter and has always put on a show for fight fans around the world. With 12 performance bonuses to his name, Dustin Poirier's major chunk of income comes via way of fighting.

Dustin Poirier: Foundation and Charity

Dustin Poirier is widely respected for his charity work. The UFC has also awarded him the Forrest Griffin Community Award for his humanitarian work.

Poirier has raised in the excess of $300,000 by auctioning off his fight kits throughout his UFC career. Poirier's foundation, "The Good Fight Foundation," is committed to helping those in need. Since its inception, 'The Diamond' has helped change countless lives around the world.

From providing clean drinking water to the Batwa Pygmy children of Uganda to donating food to the hospitals in his hometown of Lafayette during the pandemic, Dustin Poirier, along with his wife, Jolie Poirier, continues to be a responsible citizen through his humanitarian work.

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - JANUARY 23: Dustin Poirier poses for a portrait with his wife, Jolie, after his victory over Conor McGregor during the UFC 257 event inside Etihad Arena on UFC Fight Island on January 23, 2021 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC)

Dustin Poirier: Endorsements 2021

"The Diamond" is a pivotal figure in the sport of mixed martial arts. He has huge endorsement deals with Reebok and clothing brand Robert Graham. He also has tie-ups with Celsius Energy Drink.

Poirier has also made a decent amount through his business ventures. His Cajun hot sauce brand is called 'Poirier's Louisiana Style.' 'The Diamond' also started a CBD company named REAP.

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NicknameThe Diamond
Age32 (January 19, 1989)
CountryUnited States of America
GymAmerican Top Team
Height5' 9"
Weight/ Division155 lbs (lightweight)
Reach72"
Leg Reach40.50"
MMA Record27-6-0, 1 NC
Active Win Streak3
AchievementsFormer interim UFC lightweight champion
Estimated Net Worth$6 million
EndorsementsReebok, Robert Graham, Celsius Energy Drink
Marital StatusMarried
Wife NameJolie Poirier
Kids1 Daughter (Parker Noelle Poirier)

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