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Dustin Poirier Bulking Up – New Weight Class in Sight?

✔ "It's bulking season!" ✔ Who's the next opponent for "The Diamond"?

In recent years, UFC’s former Interim UFC Lightweight Champion Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier has become one of the UFC’s most popular fighters. However, it seems that he may now be on his way to another weight class.

In a post on social media, “The Diamond” revealed that he has started to put on muscles. He also posted a photo that shows a noticeably larger physique than usual.

– “Bulking szn” Poirier wrote on Instagram

Now many have begun to speculate about a potential change in weight class for Poirier. It could be temporary but based on previous statements it is not certain.


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Fans speculations are in line with what Poirier has previously said. Before his last fight in December 2021, Poirier opened up for a future in UFC’s welterweight division.

Recently, Poirier has been linked with a fight against Nate Diaz. The men were supposed to have met in November 2018 but the bout was scrapped due to disputes between Diaz and the UFC.
Poirier has hinted at future welterweight fights and based on his Instagram post, it looks like his time in the lightweight class will soon be a thing of the past.

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