Tyron Woodley reveals the 'toughest' part about a rematch with 'Wonderboy' at UFC 209

When the final horn sounded signifying the end of the welterweight title fight at UFC 205 this past November, Tyron Woodley was confident he did more than enough to walk out as the reigning and defending champion.Woodley definitely did the most damage during the 25-minute bout, nearly finishing Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson on at least two occasions after slamming home a massive punch...
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15 hours ago

Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson explains why he would 'hate' fighting Georges St-Pierre

The return of former welterweight king Georges St-Pierre to the UFC was met with a slew of fighters all clamoring for the chance to welcome him back to the Octagon. For middleweight champion Michael Bisping, the opportunity to face St-Pierre would likely earn him the largest payday of his career considering the Canadian superstar was the biggest draw in the sport while he was still...
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3 days ago

Georges St-Pierre explains why he's returning to the UFC after nearly 4 years away

When Georges St-Pierre took an extended sabbatical from fighting in 2013 he left the sport on top of the world.St-Pierre had just completed his ninth consecutive title defense as welterweight champion and had inserted himself into the eternal debate about who is the greatest mixed martial artist of all time.St-Pierre never officially retired and now nearly four years later he's inked...
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4 days ago

Michael Bisping refutes claims that he's ducking Yoel Romero

It's tough to turn down a fight when an opponent still hasn't been offered.That's the message from middleweight champion Michael Bisping, who says that the UFC hasn't officially given him a date or an opponent for his next title defense when he returns later this year.Despite claims from top contender Yoel Romero as well as his management that Bisping is ducking a matchup with the...
Via FOX Sports
5 days ago

GSP's coach wants 'epic' UFC return

How could UFC make Georges St-Pierre’s return to the octagon bigger than it already is? Throw in Conor McGregor.St-Pierre, who hasn’t fought since successfully defending the welterweight championship against Johny Hendricks at UFC 167, recently signed a new contract with UFC, meaning the focus has shifted to whom GSP will face in his first fight since November 2013. There obviously...
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Johny Hendricks gunning for Georges St-Pierre rematch at middleweight

Johny Hendricks found new life as a middleweight on Sunday night but the former welterweight champion is still willing to revisit history to get revenge for a past wrong in his career.While it appears Hendricks' days competing at 170 pounds are still finished, he would love the opportunity to avenge his loss to former champion Georges St-Pierre now that he has inked a new deal to...
Via FOX Sports
7 days ago

Georges St-Pierre is making a mistake returning to UFC

Georges St-Pierre is 35 years old, turns 36 in May, and hasn’t stepped a competitive foot inside the Octagon since 2013. But that’s not going to stop him from making a return to the UFC, and it’s not going to stop him from making a very avoidable mistake.Following GSP’s controversial split decision victory over Johny Hendricks two-plus years ago back in November 2013, UFC...
Via The Sports Post
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Georges St.-Pierre says he is a free agent on MMA market

One of the true heavyweights (well, welterweights) of the MMA world is hitting the free agent market. Georges St.-Pierre confirmed the news himself on Monday. Appearing on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour, St.-Pierre stated that the UFC had released him from his contract and he was a free agent. “You heard it right,” St.-Pierre said. “I’m a free agent.” The news...
Via The Comeback
October 17, 2016  |  Discuss

GSP has bulked up to 200 pounds

If Georges St-Pierre ever wants to reclaim his welterweight championship belt, he’ll have to lose a whole bunch of weight. In an interview with Chael Sonnen for Sonnen’s “You’re Welcome” podcast last week, St-Pierre said that he currently weighs around 200 pounds. “I don’t know, I’m the biggest I’ve ever been,” he said, as transcribed...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

GSP in no ‘Rush’ to return to competition

If Georges St. Pierre, the greatest welterweight fighter the sport has ever seen does come back, at least he’ll have two good knees. That’s about all we really got out of this interview. Inside MMA’s Ron Kruck caught up with GSP recently and their interview aired on AXS TV last night. If you’re lookingfor a definitive answer about Georges coming back, well, you’re not going...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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