Georges St-Pierre: Nick Diaz Has the Style to Make Me Look Good (UFC 158 video)


Georges St-Pierre at UFC 79Georges St-Pierre vs. Nick Diaz is a fight that the UFC welterweight champ wants for many reasons. It’s a grudge match of sorts after all the trash talk that Diaz has flung GSP’s way, but there is another reason that St-Pierre wants the fight… because Nick Diaz will force his hand to be the best he can be come fight time.

“I believe Nick has the style to make me look good because he pushes the pace a lot,” said St-Pierre in a recent UFC interview. “He’s gonna make the best out of me to come out for that fight.”

St-Pierre has been criticized a lot over the past couple years for not finishing fights, for putting his opponents on the mat, but not closing the deal. His last five fights have gone the distance. They were all victories for St-Pierre, but all went bell to bell.

That could very well happen once again with Diaz, but with Diaz’s style, it’s still unlikely to be a boring fight, and St-Pierre relishes the challenge before him.

St-Pierre and Diaz will square off on March 16 in the UFC 158 main event at the Bell Centre in Montreal.

Check out Georges St-Pierre’s UFC 158 interview…

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • a day ago
  • 8 views

But had the Stockton slugger agreed to a catchweight instead of middleweight, "GSP would give him the edge against "The Spider." One of the most highly-anticipated "super fights" that never came to b read news >>

  • a day ago
  • 59 views

Nick Diaz’s decision to move up to the UFC middleweight division to take on one of the greatest fighters or all time in Anderson Silva may not have been a very wise decision, according to former UFC read news >>

  • 15 days ago
  • 606 views

This fan-made UFC 183 video will get you hyped for Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz. read news >>

  • a day ago
  • 658 views

Georges St-Pierre is as qualified as anyone to comment on the highly anticipated UFC 183 main event between returning former longtime middleweight champion Anderson Silva and his fellow returnee, for read news >>

  • a day ago
  • 105 views

Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre thinks ex-Strikeforce champ Nick Diaz has dug his own grave by accepting to fight Anderson Silva at 185 pounds at UFC 183 in January. Speak read news >>

  • 29 days ago
  • 21 views

Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine made his Octagon debut against Korea's rising star Hyun Gyu Lim at UFC Fight Night 34. read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 49 views

Watch Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine full fight video highlights from UFC Fight Night 54's welterweight showdown above, courtesy of FOX Sports.UFC Fight Night 54 took place October 4, 2014 at th read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 13 views

HALIFAX – With constant pressure, “TUF: Nations” welterweight winner Chad Laprise looked good in his return to lightweight. See the highlights inside.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 11 views

HALIFAX – Elias Theodorou dropped back to his natural welterweight division on Saturday, and looked impressive in his return. See the highlights inside.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>