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Go inside the Montreal-based gym that is factory to both established and up and coming UFC fighters. Georges St-Pierre takes a look at the current crop of fighters in their home stretch of training before UFC 145 in Atlanta including Rory MacDonald, Mark Bocek, and John Makdessi. Watch this and other features on UFC® Ultimate Insider, Tuesdays at 10:30PM/7:30PM on FUEL TV, and available internationally on YouTube. Catch UFC 145: Jones vs Evans, live on Pay-Per-View, Saturday, April 21 at 10pm/7pm ET/PT.
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One of the greatest action movie stars of all time, Jean Claude Van Damme recently visited Tri-Star Gym in Montreal, Canada to work some pads with UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre watching from the sidelines.
Check out the video that GSP tweeted of the pad work below.
”Rush” is preparing for his welterweight title unification bout with Carlos Condit, which is expected...
In a disappointing turn of events for Rory MacDonald, he has been forced to remove himself from UFC 152 fight card in Toronto. MacDonald sustained an eye injury while sparring this weekend and required 38 stitches. “Rory sustained an injury during sparring resulting in a significant gash above his right eye,” said his trainer Lex [...]
It’s a let down that Rory MacDonald won’t be fighting BJ Penn at UFC 152. If anything can cheer him up it would be a brand new Ferrari, this kid is a rockstar in Canada.
Rory MacDonald’s Monster Cut
Cougar Mom Digs The Lightweights
The Anderson Silva vs. Georges St-Pierre super fight is far from dead. According to one reporter, Silva is so determined to fight GSP that he is willing to shake up two divisions and a championship in order to get the fight he wants.
Here is the future of the UFC’s 170 pound division showing his 38 stitch cut as a result of going a little too hard during training. This can’t be good for his upcoming fight against BJ Penn.
Rory & Bisbing Mad Men
Stann And MacDonald Are S.W.A.T.
One thing’s for certain, BJ Penn (Pictured) and Rory MacDonald are hellbent on still fighting each other. After it was revealed MacDonald was forced out of their UFC 152 bout in Toronto with a nasty gash above his right eye, the Canadian asked Penn to postpone their scrap two months until November rolls around – likely when the Octagon returns up north for UFC 154 so he can...
UFC president Dana White reported Saturday night that Rory MacDonald suffered a cut above his eyebrow that will force the welterweight out of his UFC 152 scrap against BJ Penn. For those of you who live by the If-there’s-no-photo-then-it-didn’t-happen mentality, MacDonald posted a picture of his gash to set the conspiracy theorists at ease.
“2day i was cut at sparring i needed...
Saturday night after UFC on FOX 4, UFC president Dana White revealed that Rory MacDonald suffered a serious cut in training and that his fight with B.J. Penn scheduled for UFC 152 was off.
MacDonald posted a statement on his Twitter account saying, “Today I was cut at sparring. I needed 3 layers of stitching in total. I needed 38 stitches. I’m very sad right now that I will...
The injury bug strikes again. Following Saturday’s night press conference, UFC president Dana White revealed skyrocketing welterweight Rory MacDonald (Pictured) suffered a significant cut on his forehead that will force him out of his UFC 152 scrap against BJ Penn.
According to White, the 23-year-old got the gash during a recent training session. MacDonald needed 40 stitches to...
A dapper Rory Mac squares off with a B.J. Penn look alike last month in Toronto - photo credit - mmadigest
Rory MacDonald will not be able to fight the man he had been asking for in Toronto this fall.
It was revealed during the late night post-fight UFC on FOX 4 presser that MacDonald had suffered a cut during training that will require "38-48 stitches," according...
UFC President Dana White met with the media following the post-fight press conference for a fantastic UFC on FOX 4. He discussed a variety of topics and a few of the highlights include:
Dana was very pleased with the event. He believe that FOX is starting to believe that they [UFC] knows what they are doing when putting on a show.
He believed that Bader was trying to make something...
September 22 has been a date circled on my calendar ever since the news broke that BJ Penn would come out of retirement to face George St-Pierre protege Rory MacDonald.
Well, it seems that fight won’t be happening, not in September at least.
UFC President Dana White confirmed in the post-fight media scrum that MacDonald had sustained a cut that was so bad that he is unable to train...