Jolie Poirier is having fun with the candy style of revenge.
Conor McGregor dragged Dustin Poirier’s spouse into their feud in the course of the build-up to Sunday’s battle at UFC 264 and as a brand new video revealed, continued targeting the winner’s better half even after his broken leg stopped the contest.
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Final week McGregor posted on social media Jolie was attempting to privately message the Irishman on Instagram, and at the pre-fight press conference told Poirier: “Your wife is your husband, you’re solely somewhat b**** of a factor, a foolish little hillbilly.”
McGregor continued the tirade with another vulgar sledge on Twitter earlier than entering into the Octagon, and once again raised Jolie trying to slide into his DMs whereas he sat in opposition to the cage after struggling his grotesque harm within the first spherical of Sunday’s trilogy battle.
McGregor got here underneath hearth for his classless post-fight antics and pundits have questioned whether his days as a top-tier fighter are over.
Jolie is definitely having fun with the suggestions, as lots agree Poirier dominated the opening spherical and would have overwhelmed McGregor to a pulp if harm didn’t cease the bout early.
The Infamous’ rival Khabib Nurmagomedov mentioned it was clear Poirier was on prime. “What’s going to occur? I don’t suppose one thing’s going to occur,” he mentioned when requested how the battle would have panned out if McGregor didn’t injure himself.
“The judges gave Poirier a 10-8. He mauled (McGregor) within the first spherical.
“In the event that they battle 100 occasions, Dustin is gonna beat him 100 occasions.”
Jolie re-posted that quote on her Instagram story on Wednesday, with a collection of clapping fingers.
She additionally re-posted a picture of her flipping McGregor the bird inside the Octagon as he was interviewed by Joe Rogan — an interview which attracted the ire of his coach John Kavanagh.
Earlier, Jolie praised her husband — who beat McGregor in January to sq. the ledger at 1-1 after two fights — for his character, whereas showing to take a veiled swipe at his 32-year-old opponent, seemingly suggesting Poirier was all the things McGregor just isn’t.
“Thanks @dustinpoirier for being the realest, most constant human being,” she wrote on Instagram. “At all times remaining the identical particular person & staying true to the trail. By no means having to vary who you might be to impress others.
“I love a lot about you & you proceed to encourage us all. Congratulations on one other lovely efficiency! Now, let’s kick our toes up & chill out.”
In the meantime, McGregor supplied an replace on his harm after present process surgical procedure on his leg, telling his followers “all the things went to plan and all the things went good” and he’s “feeling super”.