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Georges St-Pierre solidified his spot as the planet’s top welterweight on Saturday, but there was a certain suspended 170-pounder in Stockton who wasn’t blown away by GSP’s unanimous decision victory over Carlos Condit at UFC 154. Nick Diaz (Pictured) tore a page out of the St-Pierre smack talk handbook to slight the French-Canadian’s showing. “I am not impressed by your performance @GeorgesStPierre,” Diaz tweeted moments after St-Pierre unified the welterweight crown. St-Pierre famously uttered those words to Matt Hughes after he beat BJ Penn at UFC 63. It’s essentially MMA’s version of the McKayla Maroney’s not impressed face. When St-Pierre was asked about Diaz’s comment at the post-fight press conference, he didn’t feel the need to return fire. However, “Rush” was quick to spotlight the obvious. “I did better than Diaz [did] against Carlos,” St-Pierre responded. Diaz dropped a unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46) to “The Natural Born Killer” for the interim welterweight title at UFC 143. St-Pierre, although he survived a brief scare, went on to post a convincing unanimous decision (49-46, 50-45, 50-45) in Saturday’s bout with Condit. Mr. 209 was issued a one-year ban after testing positive for marijuana metabolites following the defeat. Diaz is eligible to apply for relicensing in early February 2013.
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A thrilling welterweight title unification bout between champion Georges St-Pierre (Pictured) and interim champ Carlos Condit headlined Saturday’s UFC 154 pay-per-view broadcast.
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Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada hosted tonight’s festivities.
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The question going into UFC 154 was whether a 19-month layoff would hamper Georges St-Pierre. The UFC welterweight champion answered that with a thrilling victory over Carlos Condit. Now the question is whether GSP will continue to defend the championship or accept the challenge of Anderson Silva.
“UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit” will be jumping off Saturday inside Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Facebook kicks off tonight’s festivities by streaming three preliminary bouts at approximately 6:30PM ET/3:30PM PT.
Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the scraps live.
FX will then broadcast the remaining four prelims starting at 8PM ET...
After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Johny Hendricks, Ivan Menjivar, Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit each an additional $70,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit.”
It took Hendricks all of 46 ticks to earn his ‘Knockout of the Night’ check. Martin Kampmann was unconscious on the canvas...
Coming at you live like Johnny number 5, Fight Hub TV will be blogging the results of tonight’s UFC from Montreal, Quebec, Canada which is showcasing the retrun of the greatest welterweight and one of the best to participate in the sport: Georges St Pierre. Do you think that the time away has affected the [...]
Prior to Saturday’s welterweight title unification bout, it was believed a victorious Carlos Condit was the only thing standing between a super-fight with Georges St-Pierre (Pictured) and Anderson Silva.
Not only was Silva showcased in the final episode of “UFC 154 Primetime,” a three-part documentary the reigning middleweight champ had no business appearing in, but UFC president...
Check out the highlights of the UFC 154 post-fight press conference in the video below. UFC President Dana White, welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, Carlos Condit and Johny Hendricks reflect on the event and discuss what is next.
UFC 154 post-fight press conference highlight video is a post from: MMA Interplay UFC News
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Preliminary Card (Facebook - 6:35 PM ET)
• Lightweight Bout: Steven Siler (21-9) vs. Darren Elkins (14-2)
• Bantamweight Bout: Ivan Menjivar (24-9) vs. Azamat Gashimov (7-1)
• Welterweight Bout: Matthew Riddle (6-3) vs. John Maguire (18-4)
Preliminary Card (FX - 8 PM ET)
• Featherweight Bout: Antonio Carvalho (14-5) vs. Rodrigo Damm (10-5)
• Lightweight Bout: Sam...