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GSP Intended To Fight Whittaker, But Colitis May Now End His Career Says Coach

A couple of weeks ago, Dana White told reporters that he would be “super pissed” if then UFC middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre refused to face interim titlist Robert Whittaker and vacated the belt he won from Michael Bisping instead. Shortly after St-Pierre did exactly that, however, the UFC president claimed that his emotional response never quite reached those incandescent levels. …

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Dana White Will Be ‘Super Pissed’ After GSP’s Latest Comments Regarding Title Defence

‘GSP’ made some interesting comments in an interview with Canada’s TSN today… Earlier this evening, Ariel Helwani reported that talks for a potential interim middleweight title fight between Robert Whittaker and Luke Rockhold at UFC 221 in Perth, Western Australia on February 11th were underway. Should that fight be signed, however, it might well be promoted to a real UFC …

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Dana White Has A Very Stern Message For Georges St-Pierre

Should he attempt to sidestep a mooted unification fight between himself and interim 185-pound titlist Robert Whittaker, recently crowned UFC middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre will incur the wrath of the boss. UFC president Dana White told the media at a luncheon on Tuesday that he was mere hours away from a business conversation with St-Pierre,  a conversation during which he …

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Watch: The First Episode Of UFC 217 Embedded Has Landed

This weekend, the UFC returns to Madison Square Garden for the first time since it’s historic debut at the hallowed New York venue 12 months ago. Last November, Conor McGregor topped the bill and destroyed Eddie Alvarez to become the first man to hold UFC titles in two weight divisions simultaneously, Tyron Woodley retained his welterweight title after a dramatic …

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Georges St-Pierre Must Defend Middleweight Strap If He Defeats Michael Bisping At UFC 217

The UFC have apparently taken measures to ensure that Georges St-Pierre won’t throw the middleweight division into yet further chaos by pursuing potentially lucrative bouts outside of the weight-class should he dethrone reigning middleweight champion Michael Bisping at UFC 217 on November 4th. “I have to defend my title,” St-Pierre told Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. …

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Tyron Woodley Demands GSP Tell Fans Why He’s Really Coming Back To The UFC

With Georges St-Pierre set to make his highly anticipated UFC comeback this November against Michael Bisping, Tyron Woodley says the Canadian needs to ‘be real’. Having successfully defended his welterweight title for the third time at UFC 214 last weekend, Tyron Woodley had expected to be booked to face Georges St-Pierre in his next contest. However, after choruses of jeers …

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Bisping Confirms Date For ‘GSP’ Bout, Claims To Have Been Caught Unawares By White’s Announcement

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has confirmed the venue and date for his fight with returning former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre. According to Bisping, the saga that started in March and later developed into a ‘will they, won’t they?’ story for the ages is scheduled to come to it’s conclusion inside the world famous Madison Square Garden at UFC …

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Dana White Says Michael Bisping Vs Georges St-Pierre Is Back On

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 03: (L-R) UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping of England faces off against Georges St-Pierre of Canada during the UFC press conference at T-Mobile arena on March 3, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

UFC president Dana White has pulled the old switcheroo once again. White has been adamant for the last couple of months that the previously announced UFC middleweight title fight between Michael Bisping and Georges St-Pierre was no longer being considered for the late-2017 schedule. There was no sign of that changing as UFC 214 crept closer, as White told the …

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Confused Bisping Claims White Has Told Him St-Pierre Doesn’t Want To Fight

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 03: (L-R) UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping of England faces off against Georges St-Pierre of Canada during the UFC press conference at T-Mobile arena on March 3, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Earlier this month, following a conversation with UFC president Dana White, former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre said he was “positive” that a fight between he and middleweight kingpin Michael Bisping would eventually materialize. A bout between the pair had been announced back in March, just prior to UFC 209. Although a date was not specified at the time, White identified July …

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