- 2 years ago
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Following a 19-month injury layoff, a subsequent ACL surgery, his recovery and a grueling fight camp, UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre plans to take a well-deserved vacation.
Few could deny he earned it after a bloody five-round victory at this past Saturday's UFC 154 event in Montreal.
But at the same time, his victory only seemed to fuel speculation about whom he'll face next, and when.
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For UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and challenger Johny Hendricks, pre-fight gamesmanship has taken on a whole new meaning. read news >>
- 4 years ago
- 383 views
While UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will next put his
title on the line in December against fellow "The Ultimate Fighter 12"
coach Josh Koscheck, the division's next top contender may be decided as
early as next week.
At a press conference today in Montreal promoting December's "UFC 124:
St-Pierre vs. Koscheck 2" event, UFC president Dana White said
promotional newcomer Jake Shields will likely earn
himself a title shot with a win in his upcoming octagon debut.
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- 9 months ago
- 164 views
TORONTO – UFC welterweight contender Rory MacDonald wants a title shot in his next bout, and former champion Georges St-Pierre agrees he deserves it. Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Georges St-Pierre, Rory MacDonald, UFC 171 read news >>
UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre today confirmed the recent rumors and speculation, and announced he’s taking a break from the sport and vacating his title. You can now listen to today’s announcement, which includes St-Pierre and UFC President Dana (...) read news >>
- a year ago
- 1377 views
After weeks of speculation and a few days of true uncertainty, UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre today made it official: He’s vacating his title and taking some time off.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Tagged: Georges St-Pierre read news >>
UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre puts his title on the line in the UFC 167 main event against Johny Hendricks. Take a look back at his UFC 154 title defense against Carlos Condit. read news >>
UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre puts his title on the line against top contender Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 on Nov. 16 and believes he is better than the top contender "everywhere." read news >>
Top contender Johny Hendricks will wait for UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre instead of taking another fight while St-Pierre films Captain America: The Winter Soldier. read news >>
- 3 years ago
- 269 views
UFC President Dana White revealed Tuesday that welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre had withdrawn from the main event of UFC 137 due to a knee injury. read news >>
Approximately two months ago, UFC President Dana White said that Rory MacDonald was the logical No. 1 contender in the welterweight division. read news >>
Does former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks deserve an immediate trilogy fight against the man who lifted his title by the slimmest of margins at UFC 181, Robbie Lawler? Or should the UFC move forward with its original plan to give Rory MacDonald the next title shot? Those are the questions upon which the entire welterweight division will hinge in 2015 (Okay, and also whether former champion Georges St-Pierre returns). Proponents of an immediate Hendricks rematch note that after 10 rou read news >>
The UFC will crown its first strawweight champion on Dec. 12 at TUF 20 Finale in Las Vegas, and the first title contender will emerge 24 hours later in Phoenix. Claudia Gadelha, who meets fellow undefeated prospect Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC on FOX 13 on Dec. 13, told Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour that the UFC guaranteed that the winner of this bout will fight for the title next. "Whoever wins that fight, fights for the belt," Gadelha said. Gadelha was originally set to be par read news >>
Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is still undecided on whether he'd like to return to mixed martial arts competition or not. The question has been asked many times already, and it looks like we're no closer to an answer. Former UFC welterweight champion and top PPV draw Georges St-Pierre stepped away from the sport around a year ago for a variety of reasons, and people have been wondering since day one if he'd come back. He then suffered an ACL injury in training which put the read news >>