Firas Zahabi, AKA GSP’s trainer over the last few years, hopped on a Canadian sports show to talk about the impending match coming up this November against Johny Hendricks, and revealed that it could be the welterweight kingpin’s final fight. Retire at 32? I am not emprezzed with your decisionz, GSP.
Granted, GSP has been fighting top shelf talent for more than a decade now (how time flies), but maybe if he didn’t kill himself during his training camps he wouldn’t be so burned out.
Then again, would he be the fighter he is if he didn’t have such intense training camps?
“Georges told me … If he still has the motivation for another training camp, he will continue. Otherwise, he will retire. Motivation is the most important thing. When you do not have it, you have nothing. Georges is motivated for this camp. He trains well.”
“We need to train every day, do not go out and do not do things you love. Train all day long, it is not easy, it’s really something. It takes a...