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  • 2 years ago
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UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, on the mend from knee surgery, went back to his Karate roots on a trip to Japan for this weekend's UFC 144. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Top UFC welterweight contender Johny Hendricks went back to his wrestling roots to prepare for his UFC 167 title fight against Georges St-Pierre. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald was a guest on Joe Rogan's podcast recently and spoke candidly about teammate Georges St-Pierre, along with a host of other things. Roy MacDonald is clearly one of the more misunderstood fighters in MMA. His demeanor outside the cage, and even inside it at times, has led many fans to conclude that he's a little bit off his rocker, for lack of a better term. It's not all that surprising that one of the first questions asked of him in a recent AMA on Reddit was in r read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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And no amount of money will change his tune. You've heard it a million times before; Rory MacDonald and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion, Georges St-Pierre, will never fight one another. While many, not all, understand that you simply can't expect teammates to fight one another for the sake of money, Rory says it's deeper than that. Appearing on Joe Rogan's podcast (via MMA Fighting), Rory says he isn't bout to stab Georges in the back after he welcomed him with read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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For Rory MacDonald, fighting longtime friend and training partner Georges St-Pierre would be the same as stabbing him in the back. On paper, a potential UFC title fight between St-Pierre and MacDonald screams dollar signs. How could fans not obsess over seeing one of MMA’s all-time greats compete against his longtime pupil in a battle of generations? The proposal of the student vs. teacher matchup is a no-brainer for outsiders. MMA isn’t a team sport, and fighters are paid to fight. Why should a read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Although former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and his protege Rory MacDonald claim to have never seriously discussed the matter, the pair has never wavered over refusing to fight one another. Calling St-Pierre 'one of the more welcoming people' during his 2010 move to Montreal's Tristar Gym, MacDonald says the then-champion never treated him like a future challenge. "He welcomed it," MacDonald told UFC commentator Joe Rogan Tuesday. "I never forgot it, either. A lot of people now a read news >>

  • a month ago
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While much has changed in MMA over the past few years, at least we can take comfort in knowing that fewer things still liven up a Nick Diaz interview faster than the mention of Georges St-Pierre's name. In classic Diaz fashion, Stockton's favorite son meandered through a myriad of topics during Monday's appearance The MMA Hour, from his near two-year layoff to his upcoming return fight against Anderson Silva UFC 183. But without a doubt, the subject that fired Diaz up the most was his old welter read news >>

  • a month ago
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Rhapsodizing, criticizing (and feelings, maaan!) to mark both the seventeen-year anniversary of PRIDE FC’s first event, and the seven-year anniversary of the organization’s final, irrevocable close. Seventeen years ago this month, under the Tokyo Dome, PRIDE FC held its inaugural event. Rickson Gracie and pro-wrestling hero Nobuhiko Takada fought at the top of a card only six bouts long, featuring fighters with a cumulative record of 63-21-3, a figure that drops to a much more modest 43-19-2 if read news >>

  • a month ago
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Is Georges St-Pierre coming back to the Octagon or not? Chael Sonnen talks to the former UFC welterweight champion to find out if he's ever coming back. read news >>

  • a month ago
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It's been a down year for the UFC. Actually, two of the past three haven't been great, and disappointment looks like it's going to be more the rule than the exception based on recent trends. A simple flipping of the calendar isn't going to change anything, either. MMA has no offseason, no free-agent frenzy, no chance to call it a bad year and retool accordingly. This, for all intents and purposes, is it. One big issue facing the UFC these days? A lack of stars. Even the ones who are technically read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Georges St-Pierre returned to the Tristar Gym this week after being medically clear to train following ACL surgery, and he feels better than he did after his last torn ACL recovery. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre referred to his first day back at TriStar gym a “humiliating” experience. Georges St-Pierre may be cleared to return to training following his extended spell on the sidelines with a knee injury, yet that does not mean that he is anywhere near prepared to make a return to the octagon. In fact, according to a report from Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight, the former champion considered his first day back to the gym on Monday a humbling and humili read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre returned to training this week after suffering a torn left ACL back in March. Apparently, it did not go particularly well. According to a report from this evening's edition of UFC Tonight, "Rush" said his return to the TriStar Gym was a humbling experience. Georges St-Pierre cleared to train, calls first day back "humiliating". GSP says that the UFC has not tried to convince him to return. — UFC Tonight (@UFCTonight) October 23, 2014 Re read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Georges St-Pierre, who is back training at Tristar Gym in Montreal, said that Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White did not try and convince him to return to the Octagon in their meeting on Oct. 14.St-Pierre told Ariel Helwani, who reported the news on Wednesday's UFC Tonight, the lunch meeting at the high-end restaurant Toque in downtown Montreal went well."Great, a lot of fun," he said. "We laugh a lot."St-Pierre (25-2), who vacated the UFC welterweight title shortly after a controversial decision w read news >>

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