Thursday, February 25, 2021
Tags Georges st. pierre

georges st. pierre News

GSP Provides Final Tips for McGregor & Poirier Ahead of UFC 257 Fight

UFC Hall of Famer Georges St-Pierre is offering some final words of wisdom for Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier before they make their walks tonight at UFC 257. Georges St-Pierre knows a thing or two about winning. As the current holder of the most wins in welterweight division history as...

Georges St. Pierre Praises Israel Adesanya

MMA legend Georges St. Pierre recently offered heavy praise for UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya. GSP was speaking with ESPN when he revealed that he thinks Izzy is a great athlete, entertainer, and role model. “He’s fantastic. I watched his fight the other day, he’s amazing,” St-Pierre told ESPN (transcriptions...

Georges St. Pierre Addresses A Possible Return To MMA

UFC legend Georges St. Pierre recently discussed what would have to happen for him to make a return to the cage. GSP hasn't fought since defeating Michael Bisping for the UFC middleweight championship at UFC 217. He spoke to TSN recently about if a comeback is possibly in the...

Khabib’s Manager Says GSP Has To Communicate For Super Fight

Khabib Nurmagomedov's manager says that a dream fight with Georges St-Pierre can happen. Nurmagomedov and St-Pierre have both shown interest in fighting one another. "Rush" pushed for the bout but UFC president Dana White didn't feel comfortable giving him the opportunity. That's because St-Pierre vacated the UFC middleweight gold just...

GSP Says Fighters Must Be Creative If They Fight During Pandemic

If a fighter is asked to compete during the coronavirus pandemic, Georges St-Pierre feels creative ways of training are required. The coronavirus pandemic has left uncertainty throughout the world. Lives have been lost and businesses have shut down. While health is the top priority, many are concerned about the economy...

Georges St-Pierre Doesn’t Believe In GOAT Talk: ‘You Cannot Be The Best Fighter On The Planet’

Georges St-Pierre believes there is no such thing as being the GOAT. Many consider the former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion to be one of the best fighters to ever compete. Yet, for the Canadian, he says no one is the GOAT as there is always someone who can beat...

Jorge Masvidal Praises GSP, Open To Breaking His Face

Jorge Masvidal has respect For Georges St-Pierre but would still try to break his face if the two ever face off. St-Pierre retired from the sport of MMA back in Feb. 2019. "Rush" cited the lack of exciting challenges outside of a potential showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov as his reason...

GSP Breaks Down Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone

Georges St-Pierre has given his take on Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone. McGregor and Cerrone are set to collide on Jan. 18. The welterweight bout will headline UFC 246 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Many experts and fight fans are saying that McGregor's best shot against Cerrone...

Firas Zahabi Would Be Suprised If Khabib Landed More Than One Takedown Against GSP

Firas Zahabi believes a fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Georges St-Pierre is something than possibly can happen. He says his pupil isn't done fighting and knows that fight is something that interests him. “I think so. I think it’s a possibility,” Zahabi told fightTips recently (via MMA Fighting). “Listen, I don’t...

Kamaru Usman on Why GSP Fight Makes Sense & McGregor Doesn’t

Kamaru Usman has stated that a fight with GSP is a dream fight for himself, and he also believes that a fight with McGregor would be a nightmare for his opponent. Reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is coming off of his first successful title defense at UFC 245 against Colby Covington...

Kamaru Usman Wants to Break GSP’s Record Against GSP

Kamaru Usman is aware of the two biggest contenders on his heels at welterweight, but there is one past name at welterweight who is known mostly as a champion at 170 rather than a contender, Georges St-Pierre, who Usman would like to fight most. Unfortunately for Kamaru Usman, Georges St-Pierre officially retired from...

Quote: “I Am Very Confident We’re Going to See Georges St-Pierre in 2020”

Well, there’s at least one person who is confident we’ll see George St-Pierre in action soon, that being none other than Chael P. Sonnen. Georges St-Pierre had one of the greatest careers in the history of the UFC. But as you’ll notice, the prior sentence was written strictly in the past tense...

Firas Zahabi Says ‘Nutcase’ Georges St-Pierre ‘Can Kill Anybody’

Firas Zahabi believes Georges St-Pierre has the right amount of crazy in him that he could kill anyone. Zahabi is St-Pierre's longtime coach at Tristar Gym. While St-Pierre retired earlier this year, Zahabi still believes "Rush" is an animal who will be ready if he decides to make a return....

Kamaru Usman Wants to Beat GSP to Tie Welterweight Record

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman does not discriminate. When it comes to future opponents who will challenge him, he is willing to face whomever the UFC  deems worthy. But if he had it his way, there is one inactive fighter that would be his first choice: Georges St-Pierre. Georges St.-Pierre...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Still Has Faith In Bout With GSP

Khabib Nurmagomedov still believes he can share the Octagon with Georges St-Pierre. Nurmagomedov and St-Pierre have expressed interest in doing battle in the past. St-Pierre was even willing to cut down to the lightweight division. "Rush" decided to retire from mixed martial arts competition after the UFC had other plans. Khabib...