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UFC Release Statement In Response To GSP’s Free Agent Announcement

During Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour, former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre declared that he had entered free agency. ‘GSP’ told host Ariel Helwani that his contract with the UFC, which he signed in 2011, had been terminated by his lawyer James Quinn. However, it seems that the promotion disagrees with St-Pierre’s assessment of the legal situation. According to …

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Dana White Responds To Rumours Of Georges St-Pierre Vs Anderson Silva At UFC 206

Rumours have been swirling in recent days that the main event of December’s UFC 206 event in Toronto will be a long-awaited battle between former UFC champions Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva. When Silva’s son posted a picture of the two fighters to Instagram on Saturday with the tagline “Christmas month will be exciting” these murmurs grew louder. Did Anderson …

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Michael Bisping Open To Georges St-Pierre Fight If He’s ‘Grown a Set of Balls’

INGLEWOOD, CA - JUNE 04: Michael Bisping raises his arms to the crowd as he enters the cage for his middleweight championship bout at UFC 199 at The Forum on June 4, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

Current UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping will have his hands full when facing Dan Henderson at UFC 204 next weekend, but the Brit is already looking past his title defense to a more lucrative future. Earlier this year, a rumored matchup between Bisping and former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre made the rounds. Unsurprisingly, the fight never materialised and the …

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Georges St-Pierre’s Comeback Looks Far From Certain, As He Claims UFC Brass Have Become ‘Unreachable’

Earlier in the week, Pundit Arena acknowledged that rumours of a bout between Conor McGregor and former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre had begun to swirl online. They weren’t just rumours of ongoing negotiations either. Reports from a couple of websites were actually claiming that the fight was a done deal and on the verge of being unveiled. However, …

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Georges St-Pierre Open To UFC Return Against Tyron Woodley

ATLANTA, GA - JULY 30: (L-R) Tyron Woodley celebrates his knockout victory over Robbie Lawler in their welterweight championship bout during the UFC 201 event on July 30, 2016 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Georges St-Pierre has shown an interest in facing new 170-pound champion Tyron Woodley following his emphatic win over Robbie Lawler at UFC 201 this past Saturday. Woodley made clear in post-fight interviews that big money fights are all that interests him, quite cruelly leaving highly-ranked Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson out in the cold. Instead, he called out Nick Diaz, whose suspension ended …

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George St-Pierre Lobbying for Michael Bisping Title Fight

NEW YORK - MARCH 24: Georges St-Pierre of Montreal, Quebec, Canada speaks at a press conference for UFC 111 at Radio City Music Hall on March 24, 2010 in New York City. St-Pierre will face Dan Hardy of Nottingham UK in the Welterweight title bout. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Only two weeks on since winning the UFC middleweight championship, Michael Bisping already has two opponents in mind for his first title defense. Bisping snatched the middleweight title from Luke Rockhold earlier this month at UFC 199 and since then has shown no interest in giving the Cali-native an immediate rematch. Instead, Bisping is interested in facing former UFC welterweight …

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Georges St-Pierre Negotiating With The UFC on Possible Return

NEW YORK - MARCH 24: Georges St-Pierre of Montreal, Quebec, Canada speaks at a press conference for UFC 111 at Radio City Music Hall on March 24, 2010 in New York City. St-Pierre will face Dan Hardy of Nottingham UK in the Welterweight title bout. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre could be stepping back into the octagon sooner than was originally thought, confirming this week that he’s talking with the Ultimate Fighting Championship on a possible return. The Canadian stepped away from the sport in 2013 after successfully defending his title in a split-decision win over Johny Hendricks. The 34-year-old has been linked to …

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Is Robbie Lawler Set To Defend His Welterweight Title At UFC 200?

With no co-main event announced, the UFC is obviously holding back yet another huge fight announcement, with Robbie Lawler defending his Welterweight Title the most likely scenario for the bout. With Carlos Condit still out injured and Georges St. Pierre seemingly not interested in fighting for the belt, who will the UFC chose as Lawler’s next opponent? With the number …

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Ex-UFC Champion Georges St-Pierre Finds A Unique Way To Fill The Hours

NEW YORK - MARCH 24: Georges St-Pierre of Montreal, Quebec, Canada speaks at a press conference for UFC 111 at Radio City Music Hall on March 24, 2010 in New York City. St-Pierre will face Dan Hardy of Nottingham UK in the Welterweight title bout. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is really enjoying his time outside of mixed martial arts. So it was surprising when the fighter announced he will host a new TV series for History Channel based on paleontology. The Canadian isn’t looking for a quick buck, researching the Jurassic period is one of his passions and something he’s spent a lot of …

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Conor McGregor Vs Georges St-Pierre In 2016? Why Not? Says Canadian’s Former Manager

Conor McGregor vs Georges St-Pierre in 2016? The great Canadian fighter’s former manager won’t dismiss the possibility of this super-fight coming to fruition over the next 12 months. In the aftermath of McGregor’s 13-second knockout win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194, Stephane Patry wrote a blog for Réseau des sports in which he speculated, like everybody else, about what might await the all-conquering …

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Sage Northcutt Reminds Firas Zahabi Of The Great Georges St. Pierre

Firas Zahabi joined Ariel Helwani on this week’s edition of The MMA Hour and, despite the fact that he has a number of fighters in high-profile action at this Saturday’s UFC Dublin, the coach ended up talking more about Sage Northcutt than anything else. It is hardly surprising that the Montreal-based trainer had to field so many questions about the 19-year-old Northcutt. …

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