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The fighter walked out on stage, absorbed the applause, bowed slightly and then sat down, looking every bit like the politician's son that he is: Sharp black suit, black shirt with the top button undone, black leather shoes and a bearded gaze that could slay many a lady.
For Carlos Condit, the interim UFC welterweight titleholder who on Saturday night at UFC 154 will try to spoil mixed martial arts legend Georges St-Pierre's return after a 19-month injury-induced layoff, everything seems to come easy. He's good looking. He's well-spoken and comfortable in interviews. (At a press conference this week, when St-Pierre answered a question about Condit never having been knocked out in 33 fights by saying, "Always a first time for anything," Condit just responded with a grin, a turned head and a raised eyebrow, like a Hollywood actor.) He's a family man and loves to talk about his 2½-year-old son, Owen, and his wife, Seager.
In short, he's everything th...
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UFC 154: St. Pierre vs. Condit
Main Card (PPV)
• Georges St. Pierre (170) vs. Carlos Condit (169)
• Martin Kampmann (171) vs. Johny Hendricks (171)
• Francis Carmont (185) vs. Tom Lawlor (184)
• Costa Philippou (185) vs. Nick Ring (184)
• Mark Hominick (145) vs. Pablo Garza (145)
Preliminary Card (FX)
• Patrick Cote (185) vs. Alessio Sakara (186)
• Cyrille Diabate (206) vs. Chad Griggs (205...
By Marcos Villegas It seems Greg Jackson has learned his lesson on what he should do when fighters he has trained get matched up against each other, this Saturday UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit will face UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre at UFC 154. Both fighters have trained under Greg Jackson, with the trainer [...]
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit” event will be tipping the scale today inside New City Gas in Montreal. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 4PM ET/1PM PT.
Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition.
Welterweight king Georges St-Pierre (Pictured) ends his 19-month...
All the major players participating in Saturday’s “UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit” extravaganza will be hitting the podium today inside New City Gas in Montreal.
Stream Wednesday’s pre-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 1PM ET/10AM PT.
Today’s festivities are free and open to the public.
A welterweight title unification bout between champion...
Mixed martial arts continues to gain steam in terms of popularity, but there are still those who are generally skeptical of the sport. If you’re interested in some intense action, however, look no further than Saturday’s UFC 154, as it could be the event that wins over borderline fans.
The main event of Saturday’s UFC card at Montreal’s Bell Centre features 170-pound welterweight...
MMA Check out the live pre-show before the big fight between Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit.
The welterweight championship unification bout at UFC 154 between Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit is set as both fighters successfully made weight on Friday. St-Pierre weighed in at 170lbs while Condit tipped the scales at 169lbs.
UFC 154 Weigh-in Results
Georges St-Pierre (170) vs. Carlos Condit (169) – Main Event
Johny Hendricks (171) vs. Martin Kampmann (171)
Georges St-Pierre will return to the octagon, where he will face interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit at UFC 154 on Saturday in Montreal.
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