Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre says fight fans shouldn't expect him to strap on the gloves again unless the world's premiere mixed martial arts organization institutes independent drug testing. Rush vacated UFC gold, which he won back in April 2008, last December. He was only a few weeks removed from a razor-thin split-decision win over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in November. Now, in an e-mail interview with Bloody Elbow, the French-Canadian superstar has revealed th read news >>
Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre says he'll never fight again without drug testing from a credible independent anti-doping organization. read news >>
More "crazy talk" from the ex-champ?
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre is enjoying life outside of mixed martial arts (MMA), and despite a few teases here and there, is probably not going to re-join the combat sports promotion anytime soon.
Unless it guarantees rigorous drug testing for each of his fights (and doesn't make him look stupid).
Rigorous enough to detect even the most advanced performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs), which have continued read news >>
Georges St. Pierre gives Bloody Elbow his thoughts on performance enhancing drugs, fighter unions and his conditions for any potential return.
Georges St. Pierre is one of the greatest fighters in the brief history of mixed martial arts. He'd established himself as the sport's biggest draw before he decided to step away from the cage and vacate his title following a split decision win over Johny Hendricks last year at UFC 167.
In the time since announcing his hiatus in the cage following the fig read news >>
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion and clean-sport crusader, Georges St. Pierre, asked the judge for leniency when sentencing his "good friend" and fellow Canadian, Jimmy Cournoyer, after the "King of Pot" plead guilty to drug trafficking.
Considering the minimum sentence was 20 years, getting 27 doesn't sound that bad.
Cournoyer, who moved more than 200,000 pounds of pot into the U.S. with help from the Hells Angels and the Bonanno crime family, could b read news >>
One of MMA's biggest stars has jumped on one of the Internet's biggest trends.
Georges St-Pierre, the semi-retired longtime UFC welterweight champion, took to Twitter to document his taking of the so-called "Ice Bucket Challenge," a viral fundraiser designed to raise money for research into ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. To date, the Ice Bucket Challenge—in which people pour a bucket of ice water on themselves, videotape the whole thing for social media, then challenge others to do the read news >>
Although there isn’t much new to report on the Ice Bucket Challenge front, one UFC notable finally got in on the action – and unlike some other participants, he did it right.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
The question is, on the heels of all the recent failed drug tests, will more UFC stars follow suit? What do Mark Bocek and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre have in common?
Aside from both being Canadian mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters training out of TriStar gym, they both walked away from the fight game thanks to the never-ending issue of performance enhance drugs (PED).
Despite winning his last contest against Mike De La Torre at The Ultimat read news >>
UFC lightweight Mark Bocek has decided to hang up the gloves, and like his teammate in Georges St. Pierre, he says it has in part to do with not wanting to compete against opponents on performance enhancing drugs anymore.
Mark Bocek has decided to hang up the gloves, and unlike most fighters he's retiring coming off a win. The 32-year-old has compiled a 12-5 record overall, winning 8 fights in the UFC, including 3 out of his last 4 bouts. While it certainly seems that he still has a lot in the t read news >>
Training partner of Georges St-Pierre, Dave Loiseau, Talks to MMAWeekly about his plans to move to the welterweight division and St-Pierre's hiatus from the UFC. read news >>
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