By: Alok Nayak
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Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler put on an incredible performance for a sold out Madison Square Garden at MSG.
In the end it was Dustin Poirier who got his hands raised as he secured a submission in the 3rd round.
However, a lot of things happened during the fight, which led to Poirier calling Chandler a cheater and a "dirty Mfer".
"I told him this is my house and he is a dirty Mfer for putting his finger in my mouth, blowing his nose on me"- Dustin Poirier said after his fight
Michael Chandler allegedly tried to fish hook Dustin Poirier while looking for submission in the second round.
Besides that, Michael Chandler allegedly intentionally blew his nose out on Poirier during grappling exchanges, which affected Poirier's vision.
Michael Chandler did not agree with Dustin Poirier's accusations and said he did not want to take shortcuts during the fight intentionally.
Many fans including Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier seemed to agree with Poirier's narrative on the fish hook situation.
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