Dustin Poirier knocked Conor McGregor out at UFC 257 in shocking fashion and immediately had an expletive response.
The Diamond exacted revenge on the Irishman, who beat him with a flurry of punches in 2014.
And the American put on a stunning display against McGregor, boxing him into the ground before referee Herb Kean jumped in.
After the two fighters traded blows, Poirier upped the tempo with intensity and Notorious could not handle it.
McGregor looked in good condition in the first round but Poirier put on a tremendous show in the second.
And his initial response was to throw his hands into the air and scream, "I'm a bad m*****f******!"
In his post-match interview, McGregor admitted that a calf kick he suffered was the beginning of the end for him on Fight Island.
He said: "That low calf kick was very good, my leg was dead and I wasn't as comfortable as I wanted to be.
"Dustin is some fighter. I have to dust it off and come back and that is what I will do.
"I need activity guys come on, you don't get away with being inactive in this business. I'll take my licks, I am gutted man I put in so much work. It's a tough one to swallow.
"I would have liked to represent my team better but i'm gonna chill with my kids and that is it."
Poirier was over the moon with his victory and the No. 2 made calls for the lightweight belt to UFC chief Dana White.
He said: "I'm happy man but I'm not surprised I put in the work. First off I gotta say Conor has taken this result very professionally.
"One and one, maybe we have to do it again. I'm happy with the place where I'm at.
"The win is great, but I'm fighting for bigger things back home with my good fight foundation. I love my wife, I love my city and I love my foundation.
The goal was to be technical and pick my shots. to not brawl at all. I can box very technically but I have a tendency of going crazy and getting in trouble.
"Max Holloway thinks he is the best boxer but I have beat the kid twice. Nothing against the kid.
"We'll see, Ix felt like this was a title fight. I am the champion."
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