Robert Graham is partnering with UFC fighter Dustin Poirier on two special-edition items prematurely of his light-weight match towards Conor McGregor in Abu Dhabi on Jan. 23.
The graphic T-shirt and tie headband, which retail for $98 and $34, respectively, are supposed to lift consciousness of Poirier’s charity, The Good Combat Basis. A proportion of the proceeds from the sale of the merchandise will likely be donated to the nonprofit group, which was based by the boxer and his spouse, Jolie, to provide again to native communities. The Robert Graham x the Good Combat product will likely be accessible to buy beginning at present on the Robert Graham web site and in its retail shops.
“Robert Graham is proud to assist the type of athlete he represents — a hard-working fighter with integrity, and his dedication to aligning athletes and superfans alike by way of charitable causes,” stated Andrew Berg, president of Robert Graham.
The scarf encompasses a front-and-center diamond emblem, which is a reference to Poirier’s nickname, The Diamond, and contains Robert Graham’s mission assertion: data, knowledge, fact. The T-shirt exhibits a picture of hanging boxing gloves in a colourful, Robert Graham-style print.
“I’m a fighter. It’s what I do. Now I need to battle the great battle — for many who can’t,” Poirier stated. “I’ve created a platform for fellow athletes and followers to hitch collectively, battle for underserved communities and reply the decision of these in want. I partnered with Robert Graham, considered one of my spouse’s and my favourite manufacturers for coloration and persona, to lift consciousness for The Good Combat Basis, a charity I began to assist area people and underserved populations. I problem my fellow fighters, the UFC group, buddies, household and superfans alike to sport this T-shirt and headband and battle the great battle with me.”