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Dana White: Conor McGregor Bigger Than Brock Lesnar and Georges St-Pierre

Courtesy of his previous WWE fame, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar became the biggest mainstream star the promotion has ever had. Courtesy of his heavy Canadian following, prior welterweight king Georges St-Pierre was the UFC’s biggest pay-per-view draw. Courtesy of cover girl beauty, dominance inside the cage, Hollywood appearances outside of it, reigning bantamweight...
Via 5thRound.com
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

GSP to make UFC return?

The UFC lost an icon last December when longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre vacated his title and took a leave of absence from MMA citing his own personal issues he had to take care of. As the months went by, it was made evident that his leave of absence was a lot more than just “personal issues”, but rather his discontent with the sport’s drug testing policy...
Via Fight Hub TV
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Ultimate Fighter Episode 3 preview: Time for the rematch

Rematches are always tricky business when it comes to fighting. An epic war the first time around certainly doesn't guarantee anything in a second fight just ask Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar about that.  A one-sided knockout doesn't necessarily guarantee the second fight will go the same way -- ask Matt Serra and Georges St-Pierre about that.  And sometimes things...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC releases former middleweight contender Francis Carmont

Georges St-Pierre's close friend was handed his walking papers this week. The UFC released Francis Carmont, a former middleweight contender and teammate of St-Pierre, after a string of three straight losses, the Frenchman wrote on his Twitter on Wednesday. UFC officials confirmed the cut. Carmont (22-10) won his first six fights in the UFC and looked like a fearsome member of...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC releases No. 15 ranked middleweight Francis Carmont

Francis Carmont bursted onto the UFC scene in late 2011 with a lot of hype behind the 185 pound behemoth. The training partner of Georges St-Pierre, Carmont was billed as an elite striker with grappling credentials that could match anyone the UFC had to offer. Two years later, Carmont was 6-0 in the UFC and seemingly one or two wins away from an unheralded UFC title shot. The one...
Via Fight Hub TV
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre UFC Walkout Song

  Man Ah Bad Man – T.O.K. featuring Bounty Killer   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkxM-bkFm2E    
Via MMA Manifesto
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Georges St-Pierre would get title shot upon return

The UFC’s welterweight division is among the most stacked in all of mixed martial arts. When you consider that arguably the world’s best welterweight, longtime UFC champion Georges St-Pierre, is currently on a sabbatical from MMA, it really puts into perspective just how stacked the division truly is. St-Pierre left the sport last November after defending his title at UFC 167...
Via Fight Hub TV
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre Gets Golden Treatment Upon UFC Return

It’s always nice to have options. It’s even better to get everything you want when you finally make your decision. That’s the boat former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre (pictured) is currently sitting in after UFC president Dana White said he’d allow St-Pierre to choose his opponent if he decides to return – current champ, top contender, can, whoever. “It...
Via 5thRound.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre's coach thinks former UFC champ will return in 2015

Georges St-Pierre back in the UFC in 2015? His coach thinks it's a possibility. Firas Zahabi, the close friend and coach of St-Pierre at Tristar Gym in Montreal, told ESPN.com this week that he believes GSP will come back to the UFC in 2015 after recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL. “My personal opinion is he still has plenty of competitive juice in him," Zahabi...
Via Fox Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre States He Will Never Fight Again In The UFC Without Independent Drug Testing

Georges St-Pierre hasn’t competed since his UFC 167 victory last November against Johny Hendricks to retain his UFC welterweight championship. About a month after the fight, St-Pierre announced he was taking a hiatus from the sport and wasn’t sure if he would ever return. One of the issues St-Pierre has stated in the past is the issue of drug testing with the UFC needing to be...
Via Between The Ropes
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre Will Never Return to UFC, Unless…

Georges St-Pierre (pictured) is currently rehabbing the torn ACL he suffered in his left knee in March, so the former UFC welterweight king isn’t even thinking about ending his premature retirement at this time. However, if one day GSP did decide to get back in the cage, he and his opponent would have to undergo the strictest of drug testing leading up to the fight. “I will...
Via 5thRound.com
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Returns To Face Nick Diaz On January 31

“The Spider” is back. UFC president Dana White announced moments ago on ESPN’s “Sportscenter” that former UFC middleweight champion and pound for pound king Anderson Silva will return to face Nick Diaz on January 31 in Las Vegas. It will be the main event of the show, which is expected to be billed as UFC 183. The fight will be taking place at 185 pounds. No word from White...
Via Between The Ropes
July 29, 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...
Via Fight Booth
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre Explains Support for Drug Kingpin

Last week, former UFC welterweight king Georges St-Pierre (pictured) was linked to a Canadian drug kingpin awaiting sentencing in the United States after pleading guilty to trafficking in massive amounts of marijuana. Jimmy Cournoyer, who is known as “The King of Pot,” filed a position to the court that included a letter of support by St-Pierre. In the note, St-Pierre said he...
Via 5thRound.com
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre regrets penning letter in support of drug kingpin

Georges St-Pierre released a statement on Sunday expressing regret after penning a letter in support of his friend Jimmy Cournoyer, who is currently awaiting sentencing for drug trafficking, money laundering and witness tampering. 
Via Fox Sports
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Drug kingpin receives support from Georges St-Pierre ahead of sentencing

A drug kingpin from Canada with ties to organized crime and a Mexican drug cartel will spend at least the next 20 years in prison, but his good friend Georges St-Pierre recently wrote a letter in his support ahead of sentencing. 
Via Fox Sports
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

GSP Still Unsure If He’ll Return To The UFC Or Not

Georges St.Pierre is in Germany for the UFC Fight Night 41 event this weekend and answered a few questions from the media. of course the big question on everyone’s mind is if and when the former welterweight champion intends to return to the Octagon, and the answer is that he’s undecided at this stage. “I’ve been doing this for a long time, since I’m 19 years old – I’m...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre Says Bouncer at Hip-Hop Club Was His Worst Job (Video)

GSP gives an interesting reason why he quit being a doorman at a Hip-Hop club. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Georges St-Pierre - Watch More Celebrity Videos or Subscribe
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Settles Lawsuit Over WCW Songs, More on Batista In Kickboxer

- As noted, Batista will be co-starring in the remake of Kickboxer with UFC veteran Georges St-Pierre and martial artist Alain Moussi. The hope is that this will be the first of a continuing franchise and word is that it will be a big budget movie. No word yet on when filming begins but obviously Batista would need time off from WWE. - WWE continues to change back a lot of old WCW...
Via Wrestle Scoop
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Settles Lawsuit Over WCW Theme Songs, More on Batista Appearing In Kickboxer Remake

- As noted, Batista will be co-starring in the remake of Kickboxer with UFC veteran Georges St-Pierre and martial artist Alain Moussi. The hope is that this will be the first of a continuing franchise and word is that it will be a big budget movie. No word yet on when filming begins but obviously Batista would need time off from WWE. - WWE continues to change back a lot of old WCW...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre & Dave Bautista Land Roles in ‘Kickboxer’ Remake

It seems Georges St-Pierre is making the most of his time away from the UFC, as the former welterweight champion is set to make another appearance on the big screen according to Sportsnet. The former UFC welterweight champion has landed a role in the upcoming remake of the popular 1989 Jean-Claude Van Damme action film Kickboxer. St-Pierre has said he looked up to Van Damme growing...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre reportedly joins cast of 'Kickboxer' remake

Fresh off his success in Hollywood as a part of the Captain America sequel, GSP is heading back to help reboot the 1980's fight film "Kickboxer."
Via Fox Sports
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Batista Starring with UFC Veteran In Remake of 1980′s Movie

- The Hollywood Reporter reports that Batista and UFC star Georges St-Pierre will be starring in Kickboxer, a re-make of the 1989 action movie with Jean-Claude Van Damme and kickboxing champion Dennis Alexio. The lead role will be played by martial artist Alain Moussie. Stephen Fung of Tai Chi Zero and Tai Chi Hero will be directing. Backstage News on Possible Feuds for Cena and Sheamus…
Via Wrestle Scoop
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Former UFC Champ Georges St-Pierre Fight Captain America in New Movie

With around $96 million in sales in its opening weekend there were plenty of people that did see former UFC champ Georges St-Pierre take on Captain America in the latest Marvel flick--Captain America: The Winter Soldier. However, if you haven't been able to see the movie yet you can still see the former champ fight thanks to whoever published this to YouTube.It's not the...
Via FatManWriting
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Georges St Pierre’s Knee Injury Going to Be The End of His Career in the UFC?

Will his latest knee injury be the end to his career? (photo courtesy of cagereligion.com) With the tweet from Georges St-Pierre the speculation shifted from when would he return to is his career over.  Many people though he might be done after the Johny Hendricks fight.  Even though he is only 32 years old he has logged more minutes than any other fighter in the UFC. The Hendricks...
Via The Sports Journal
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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