(Click on the fight below and then scroll down to see in-fight live stats and full results, courtesy of Fight Analytics. Full live results for the first UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 bout from Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT on Saturday, Jan. 23, on MMAWeekly.com)
UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 start times
- UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 main card start time: 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT on ESPN+ Pay-Per-View
- UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 prelims start time: 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT on ESPN+
NOTE: To select the appropriate fight, click on the images with the yellow name plates at the bottom of the Fight Analytics window and drag until you see the fight you are interested in. Quick results are located below the Fight Analytics window.
UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 live results
UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 takes place on Saturday, Jan. 23, at Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi. It is the promotion’s final event of a three-event, eight-day return to Fight Island to kick off its 2021 schedule.
UFC President Dana White and Company restarted the professional sports world with UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje on May 9, 2020, followed by two more events in Jacksonville, Fla., all within an eight-day span.
UFC 257 features Conor McGregor’s return to the Octagon following a year on the sidelines. He squares off with Dustin Poirier. The bout is a rematch of their fight from UFC 178, which McGregor won via first-round knockout.
The UFC 257 co-main event features the promotional debut of former Bellator champion Michael Chandler, who faces Dan Hooker.
Check out the MMAWeekly.com Rumors page for more scheduled events and rumored fight cards.
UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 results
UFC 257 Main Card (10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ Pay-Per-View)
- Dustin Poirier def. Conor McGregor by TKO (punches) at 2:32, R2
- Michael Chandler def. Dan Hooker by TKO (punches) at 2:30, R1
- Joanne Calderwood def. Jessica Eye by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
- Makhmud Muradov def. Andrew Sanchez by TKO (knee and punches) 2:59, R3
- Marina Rodriguez def. Amanda Ribas by TKO (elbow and punches) at 0:54, R2
UFC 257 Preliminary Card (7 p.m. ET ESPN+)
- Arman Tsarukyan def. Matt Frevola by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
- Brad Tavares def. Antonio Carlos Junior by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
- Julianna Pena def. Sara McMann by submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:39, R3
- Marcin Prachnio def. Khalil Rountree Jr. by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Movsar Evloev def. Nik Lentz by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
- Amir Albazi def. Zhalgas Zhumagulov by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Flashback: The first Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier face-off from UFC 178
(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)