Islam Makhachev decodes Dustin Poirier’s guillotine attempt: “He will give his back”

Islam Makhachev is ready for Dustin Poirier's guillotine attempts.

by Aryan Lakhani
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Islam Makhachev decodes Dustin Poirier’s guillotine attempt: “He will give his back”
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Islam Makhachev can foresee Dustin Poirier’s moves ahead of the fight. Makhachev believes Dustin Poirier will try to submit him with a guillotine choke, and it will be nothing but a futile attempt. Islam Makhachev is confident of sealing a win against Dustin Poirier and is also confident about the failure of Dustin Poirier’s guillotine attempt in the upcoming fight.

Islam Makhachev on Dustin Poirier’s guillotine attempts

In a recent interview with Yahoo Sports, Islam Makhachev explained how he looks forward to counteract Dustin Poirier’s guillotine attempts.

“We will start and I will try to take him down,” Makhachev said as quoted by mmajunkie.usatoday.com.“He will try to get me in a guillotine (choke). I will defend the guillotine. I will give him a couple punches.

He will give his back, then I will finish. One day maybe, I hope (Poirier) will finish his guillotine on someone. But it’s not going to be me”.

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