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Georges St-Pierre ‘Positive’ Michael Bisping Fight Will Happen Following Chat With Dana White

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre have very different outlooks at the moment. Speaking on his podcast, ‘Believe You Me’, this week, Bisping expressed the belief that his next fight is likely to come against either Yoel Romero or Robert Whittaker, who meet for an interim middleweight title at UFC 213 on July 8th. …

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Georges St-Pierre Claims Injury Led Him To Delay Battle With Bisping

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 05: UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre in attenance during the UFC 196 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

While most assumed that Georges St-Pierre was delaying his proposed bout with UFC middleweight kingpin Michael Bisping to give himself as much time as possible to prepare following a layoff of more than three years, the former welterweight champion revealed at the C2 Montréal conference on Friday that an eye injury was actually the reason for the hold-up. “Trust me, I’m …

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Michael Bisping Is Taking Drastic Measures After UFC Cancel GSP Bout

At this rate, it could very well turn out that Michael Bisping gets stripped of his UFC middleweight title… Michael Bisping waited a long time to be granted a ‘money fight’ by the UFC. However, after it was officially announced that the British champion would defend his belt against the returning legend Georges St-Pierre, Bisping’s dream was snatched back from …

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Georges St-Pierre Tweet Seems To Hint That Michael Bisping Clash Could Land At Surprising Venue

A tweet that former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre sent out last night has really gotten people talking. In March, the UFC announced that the Canadian legend would return to action for the first time since November 2013 to challenge middleweight champion Michael Bisping. At the time of the announcement, however, the UFC did not reveal a date or …

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Yoel Romero Responds To Michael Bisping’s Recent Threat To Abandon ‘GSP’ Fight

At the beginning of the month, the UFC announced it’s intention to pair middleweight champion Michael Bisping with returning former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre on an, as of yet, undetermined date later this year. However, on Monday’s edition of his podcast, ‘Believe You Me’, Bisping suddenly threatened to derail the fight. Hearing that ‘GSP’ wants to push the bout, originally …

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Michael Bisping Threatens To Derail Georges St-Pierre Fight If Canadian Pushes For Autumn Date

At the beginning of the month, UFC president Dana White announced on SportsCenter that Georges St-Pierre’s first fight back after a hiatus of more than three years will be against the promotion’s middleweight champion Michael Bisping.  White, however, did not reveal a date or venue for the fight at that time. Nor was that information revealed at a press conference …

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Georges St-Pierre Slates Michael Bisping’s Trash Talking Game

Georges St-Pierre is responsible for one of the most iconic and celebrated put-downs in UFC history. After Matt Hughes had defended the promotion’s welterweight title with a stoppage win over BJ Penn at UFC 63, St-Pierre got into the octagon, embraced Hughes like a brother and then grabbed the microphone to the deliver a brutally and brilliantly basic line, that …

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Watch: Why We Should All Be Very Excited About The Return Of Georges St-Pierre

With Conor McGregor pursuing a boxing bout and Ronda Rousey reportedly on the fringe of retiring, the UFC was in desperate need of a new superstar to step forward. Instead, they brought back an old one; step forward Georges St-Pierre. It goes without saying that the return of Georges St-Pierre deserved the @Bosslogic treatment. pic.twitter.com/kBGhPgieFv — Chamatkar Sandhu (@SandhuMMA) February …

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A Hopeful Michael Bisping Responds To The News That Georges St-Pierre Has Signed New UFC Contract

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 05: UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre in attenance during the UFC 196 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Earlier in the week, MMAFighting journalist Ariel Helwani reported that former long-reigning UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre had agreed on the terms of a new deal with the world’s premier MMA promotion. The contract had not yet been signed, but the Canadian great’s return appeared imminent. Subsequently, on Friday, Lance Pugmire broke the news that GSP had followed through and …

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MMA Athletes Association Launched By St-Pierre, Cerrone, Kennedy, Velasquez, Dillashaw And Rebney

It didn’t exactly come as a huge surprise when Tim Kennedy proudly announced the launch of the Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association(MMAAA) during the early stages of a conference call on Wednesday. When a press release promising an “industry re-defining” announcement from Bellator founder Bjorn Rebney, Georges St-Pierre, Donald Cerrone, Cain Velasquez, Tim Kennedy and TJ Dillashaw was sent around …

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Bellator Founder And Host Of MMA Stars Promise ‘Industry Re-Defining’ Announcement

Bellator MMA founder Bjorn Rebney, whose association with that promotion ended in 2014, along with Georges St-Pierre, Donald Cerrone, Cain Velasquez, T.J. Dillashaw and Tim Kennedy are scheduled to make a significant announcement during a conference call on Wednesday. In fact, significant is an understatement if a recent press release is to be believed. What the group is actually promising …

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Watch: Georges St-Pierre Drops Intriguing Response To Michael Bisping’s UFC 206 Call Out

After Michael Bisping suggested that a title fight with Georges St-Pierre was being negotiated as the main event for UFC 206, the Canadian has finally responded. Twitter went into meltdown on Tuesday evening after middle-weight champion Michael Bisping claimed that he had verbally agreed to fight Georges St-Pierre at UFC 206. @GeorgesStPierre, we all want more money. But let's go,sign …

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Canadian Fans Are Calling For UFC 206 To Be Boycotted

With UFC 206 already shaping up to have one of the worst pay-per-view cards the company has put together this year, things have gone from bad to worse for the Toronto event, with fans now suggesting that the whole thing should be boycotted. #CanadianFansansBOYCOTTUFC206Boycott UFC 206, send the UFC a message! — Robert French (@Bluerealm) October 17, 2016 With talk …

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Robbie Lawler Contradicts Georges St-Pierre, Says He Is Ready To Fight

Robbie Lawler doesn’t sound the least bit happy with comments that fellow former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre made about him on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. St-Pierre told host Ariel Helwani that he recently received an offer from the UFC to fight Lawler, but he did not take it seriously due to the fact that ‘The Ruthless’ one …

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