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Travelling down the rather modest Rue Ferrier in Montreal, it would be easy to miss Tri-Star gym. The gym is unrecognizable, save for the signature red stars on the third floor windows, and could easily be mistaken for an office or apartment buildings. Itâs on this quiet street on Montrealâs West side where Firas Zahabi applies his trade, training some of the worldâs most talented and popular mixed martial artists.
It is a busy time of year for Tri-Star gym, and not because of the impending Christmas season. Zahabiâs star pupil â UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre â is preparing to return from a devastating ACL tear, an injury that nearly ended his career.
âI put a lot of man hours and a lot of years into Georges,â Zahabi said. âI want to see him do well. Everything comes to an end in sooner or later, but you always like it to be later.â
After an extended absence to rehabilitate his ACL, St. Pierre returned to training. Only this time, he was not the same. Things were not ...
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Here is every Canadian fighter on the UFC 154 card posing behind their leader George St-Pierre. Montreal will be rocking come Saturday.
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I donât know about you fight fans, but I have seriously missed Georges St-Pierre, and I canât think of many better ways for him to make his return at tomorrow nightâs UFC 154 PPV event than by facing the man who took his place at UFC 143 and ultimately his Welterweight Championship. Hell, for the sake of brewing some excitement, letâs go ahead and say that Carlos âThe Natural...
On November 17, at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Georges St. Pierre will finally step back into the octagon for the first time since April 2011. Last December while preparing to defend the UFC welterweight championship against Nick Diaz, Georges sustained an anterior cruciate ligament injury. ACL's that are torn are usually associated to impact sports such as American...
Mixed martial arts continues to gain steam in terms of popularity, but there are still those who are generally skeptical of the sport. If youâre interested in some intense action, however, look no further than Saturdayâs UFC 154, as it could be the event that wins over borderline fans.
The main event of Saturdayâs UFC card at Montrealâs Bell Centre features 170-pound welterweight...
Georges St-Pierre will return to the octagon, where he will face interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit at UFC 154 on Saturday in Montreal.
GSP has been out of action for 11 months after undergoing surgery to reconstruct a ruptured ACL. From a medical perspective, GSP's knee may end up being the first flicker in the aura of one of the greatest champions of all time. Not...
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow nightâs âUFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Conditâ 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 todayâs weight competition.
Welterweight king Georges St-Pierre (Pictured) ends his 19-month...
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 major players participating in Saturdayâs âUFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Conditâ extravaganza will be hitting the podium today inside New City Gas in Montreal.
Stream Wednesdayâs pre-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 1PM ET/10AM PT.
Todayâs festivities are free and open to the public.
A welterweight title unification bout between champion...
Georges St-Pierre is back as the Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to his native Montreal for UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit this Saturday at the Bell Centre.
After spending the better part of two years nursing a knee injury and watching from the sidelines, St-Pierre returns to defend his coveted welterweight crown against interim champion 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) â Main Event
Johny Hendricks (171) vs. Martin Kampmann (171)
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Welterweight champ Georges St. Pierre returns to action at UFC 154 in Montreal against interim champion Carlos Condit! With GSP back following knee surgery, who will leave as the undisputed champion?
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Many people are anticipating the big super-fight between UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva and UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre.
However, St-Pierre will first have to defeat Carlos Condit this Saturday night at UFC 154 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. There is another fighter waiting in the wings and that man is middleweight contender Chris Weidman.
The New York based...
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