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It's a wonderful life for Tristar teammates Georges St. Pierre and Rory MacDonald. Not only do they get to call out their next opponents, (both whom are coming off losses nonetheless) they also get to fight them in their home province of Quebec.
UFC President Dana White has offered contracts to both Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre, and Stockton Southpaw Nick Diaz to headline the promotions first 2013 visit to Canada. While a lot could go wrong before March 16th, 2013, as it stands today - this is the UFC 158 headliner.
Rory MacDonald visited mmajunkie radio yesterday to confirm that he will be given the opportunity to rematch Carlos Condit inside of Montreal's Bell Centre live on pay-per-view. This bout will likely serve as the co-main event of the evening. You can revisit Condit and MacDonald's UFC 115 Fight of the Night performance right here, if you're into that sort of thing.
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Rory MacDonald doesn't believe that he's been the same man since Carlos Condit TKO'ed him in Vancouver at UFC 115. MacDonald may have taken the first two rounds of the contest but it would end with 'The Natural Born Killer' finishing things with only 7 ticks remaining. Condit pulverized Rory Mac's face with punches and elbows until the referee had to save...
Immediately following his dominate win over BJ Penn at UFC on Fox 5, Rory MacDonald turned his attention to avenging the only loss of his career. In the post fight interview MacDonald called out Carlos Condit while also targeting the rematch for the UFC’s next show in Montreal.
It looks like MacDonald will get what he had asked for. It was reported on Tuesday’s episode of UFC...
Ask, and you shall receive. Rory MacDonald has been granted his wish and will rematch former interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit (Pictured) at UFC 158.
The 170-pounders will collide in MacDonald’s backyard of Montreal. Bell Centre hosts the March 16th festivities.
UFC president Dana White confirmed the scrap with MMAJunkie on Wednesday afternoon.
Just seconds after...
The sweat that Rory MacDonald barely broke in throttling BJ Penn last weekend wasn’t even wiped off MacDonald’s forehead before he called for a rematch with the only man alive who claims a win over him.
UFC president Dana White said the sequel interested him and the promotion would look to make it a reality. The third piece to the puzzle, former interim welterweight champion...
After an impressive win over BJ Penn this weekend, Rory MacDonald literally begged for a rematch against Carlos Condit. “I was humiliated and embarrassed after that fight,” MacDonald told FUEL TV Saturday night. “I think about that fight all the time. It haunts me, and I really need to get past that chapter in my [...]
When: March 16th, 2013
Where: Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada
How: Pay-Per-View (10PM ET/7PM PT)
Carlos Condit vs. Rory MacDonald
Stop me if you heard this one before. I think I’ll wait until see Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz in the octagon together before I get excited again about this UFC fight.