UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit Will Be on the Big Screen in Quebec


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Audiences throughout Quebec will get an up-close view of Georges St-Pierre’s return to the Octagon as Guzzo Cinemas and the Ultimate Fighting Championship present UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit. Broadcast live from Montreal’s Bell Centre on Saturday, November 17 at 10:00 p.m. ET, fans will witness the crowning of the new undisputed UFC welterweight champion, as St-Pierre looks to extend his five-year, nine-fight winning streak against interim titleholder, and “Natural Born Killer” Carlos Condit.

After an injury sidelinedSt-Pierre for nearly a year, Condit claimed the interim title by defeating Nick Diaz in February. Now the two will battle it out on St-Pierre’s home turf to determine the world’s best 170-pound fighter.

Tickets for UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit are available at participating theatre box offices, as the event will be presented in five select movie theaters in Quebec. For a complete list of theatre locations and prices, visit the Guzzo Cinemas website at cinemasguzzo.com (theatres and participants are subject to change).

St- Pierre last defeated Jake Shields at UFC 129 but an ACL injury sidelined the welterweight champion late last year. Condit earned a decision win over Nick Diaz at UFC 143 in February.

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