1529 Search Results for GSP

Sep 29, 2016 2:52 pm

Jose Aldo: Dana White denied GSP’s $10 million minimum to fight McGregor

Georges Saint Pierre allegedly asked for a whopping $10 million to fight UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, according to former champ Jose Aldo. GSP, who has been in retirement since a 2013 split decision victory over Johnny Hendricks, was contemplating a UFC return amidst links to potential fights with Tyron Woodley who called GSP out,...

Sep 16, 2016 11:11 am

Exclusive | BJ Penn on GSP: That’s Why Nobody Will Remember His Name

We’re now just one month away from the hotly anticipated Octagon return of MMA legend B.J. Penn. The Hawaiian great will be taking on dangerous featherweight Ricardo Lamas in the main event of the UFC’s return to Manila on October 15. As we eagerly await Penn’s comeback, another legend of the sport appears to be...

Sep 8, 2016 7:10 am

McGregor vs GSP ‘off the table’ for UFC 205

A respected source within the MMA world squashed rumors that have been circulating of a potential superfight between former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre and Conor McGregor. Ariel Helwani tweeted that the fight was “off the table” in response to a question regarding the match-up, which had been rumored to take place at UFC 205 in New York...

Aug 14, 2016 1:47 pm

Report | GSP turns down title fight with Woodley after failed negotiations with the UFC

It appears that newly crowned UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will not be squaring off with former title holder Georges St-Pierre in his first UFC title defense. UFC president Dana White stated earlier this week that Woodley would be making his first title defense against current division number one contender Stephen Thompson. Woodley fired back...


Jul 3, 2016 11:14 am

GSP on fighter pay issues: “Some guys will fight for peanuts”

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre recently broke the news that he is currently involved in negotiations to return to the UFC. “Rush”, who is almost three years removed from his last fight at UFC 167, spoke to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour about fighter pay and the importance of contract negotiations. “That’s how...

Jun 26, 2016 2:27 pm

GSP could ‘easily’ fight at lightweight in his octagon return

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre recently announced that he would be making a return to the octagon later this year. “GSP” discussed a possible move up to middleweight in order to challenge newly crowned champion Michael Bisping in his return. However, that is not the only weight class that “Rush” has his eyes...

Jun 23, 2016 7:50 am

GSP wants Conor McGregor or Nate Diaz: “If it’s what the fans want…”

Since former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre announced that he would be taking an indefinite hiatus from MMA following his 2013 split decision win over Johny Hendricks, there has been much speculation as to when GSP would return to the Octagon. Following Michael Bisping’s historic win over Luke Rockhold in the main event of UFC 199,...

Jun 19, 2016 10:13 am

Chris Weidman: “GSP looking for an easy fight against Bisping”

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman wants a shot at newly crowned title holder Michael Bisping. “The Count” is call the shots however, and has told Weidman he is not next in line. Weidman spoke about the reality that Michael Bisping is now the UFC’s middleweight champion during a fan Q&A at UFC Ottawa: “I...

May 1, 2016 12:42 pm

Exclusive | Patrick Cote on GSP comeback: “I’ll believe it when I see it”

Surging UFC welterweight contender Patrick Cote (23-9 MMA) is a good friend and training partner of former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre. “The Predator” was recently on a French Canadian Radio Show where he stated that after talking with “GSP”, he did not believe there was any chance the former champ would be fighting at UFC 200...

Apr 23, 2016 3:26 pm

Dana White addresses the Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. GSP rumor

During Friday’s UFC 200 press conference, UFC president Dana White was asked to comment on top lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent statement that he was offered a fight with Georges St. Pierre for July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. The UFC president seemed rather shocked by the question, which prompted him to respond with...

Mar 28, 2016 4:18 pm

Renzo Gracie: GSP is coming back for sure!

According to mixed martial arts veteran Renzo Gracie the return of former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre is imminent. The Brazilian jiu jitsu specialist recently sat down with Ariel Helwani on the latest edition The MMA Hour, where he stated that “GSP” is 100% healthy and will return to the octagon ‘for sure’. His...

Mar 8, 2016 9:36 pm

GSP vs Nate Diaz? Firas Zahabi is looking to make it happen

@NateDiaz209 let me see what I can do…I know @GeorgesStPierre was very impressed by your performance. & So was I. https://t.co/jFu3hSt0Q2 — Firas Zahabi (@Firas_Zahabi) March 9, 2016 According to GSP’s coach Firas Zahabi, the former welterweight champion was very impressed by Nate Diaz’s performance at UFC 196. Rumors have been flying for sometime that...

Jan 27, 2016 8:14 am

WATCH! GSP back in the gym training

In Toronto training with my friend Jorge @82spaniard at @openmatmma! A video posted by Georges St-Pierre (@georgesstpierre) on Jan 26, 2016 at 12:50pm PST There has been much speculation as to whether or not Georges St. Pierre will eventually return to the Octagon. While GSP has yet to officially reveal whether or not he will...

Jan 9, 2016 7:35 am

Say What?! GSP vs. McGregor superfight a possibility

While Georges St. Pierre hasn’t been in the Octagon in nearly two years, there’s been much speculation as to what it would take to get the former UFC welterweight kingpin back in the Octagon. It has been rumored for quite some time that if GSP were to return to the Octagon, it would be for...

Jan 2, 2016 2:50 pm

GSP preparing to “make a splash soon”?

While there have been rumors for quite some time in regards to Georges St. Pierre potentially returning to the UFC, so far nothing is set in stone. Famed boxing coach Freddie Roach revealed that St. Pierre would be going through a 6-week ‘test’ training camp to determine whether or not he was ready to sign...

Dec 30, 2015 7:07 am

Robbie Lawler Video: “Predicts a KO Over Condit & Would KO GSP If He Comes”

Champ Robbie Lawler sounds like the man that goes by the saying, “hope for the best, plan for the worst.”  Lawler is set to face Carlos Condit this weekend at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas. Lawler went through a brutal war with Rory MacDonald at UFC 189.  Ruthless defeataed MacDonald via TKO earning...

Dec 23, 2015 7:57 am

Nick Diaz: “GSP was on Steroids”

Nick Diaz is ready to get back in the octagon and it has nothing to do with a stolen 10 grand bike, legal marijuana or even the amount of fighter pay that younger brother Nate Diaz will receive for his victory over Michael Johnson. Most  MMA fans are have been waiting for a possible return...

Dec 6, 2015 2:42 pm

GSP on Sage Northcutt: “He’s going to be great!”

  When news broke that UFC sensation Sage “Super” Northcutt was heading north of the border to train with Georges St-Pierre and the team at Tristar, visions of a younger version of GSP capturing a lightweight championship crossed our minds. Since then, Northcutt Sr. and son packed up and left the Montreal, Quebec facility and...

Dec 4, 2015 8:01 am

Dana White denies ‘tense moments’ with GSP

There has been much being said lately in regards to what occurred between Georges St. Pierre and the UFC brass after GSP’s controversial UFC 167 title defense against Johny Hendricks. St. Pierre stated that the UFC banned him from attending the post-fight press conference, telling media members that the champ had been transported the hospital...

Dec 1, 2015 9:03 am

UFC denies banning GSP from UFC 167 post-fight press conference

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre recently accused the UFC of banning him from attending the UFC 167 post-fight press conference after his controversial win over Johny Hendricks. In addition, St. Pierre blamed the UFC’s new Reebok deal for potentially being part of the reason he has yet to return to competition. According to...

Nov 30, 2015 7:42 pm

GSP Talks Comeback: Reebok “could stop me from coming back”

Georges “Rush” St-Pierre has not come forward yet on his exact time that he’s officially coming back.  Dana White is in a state of “I’ll believe it when I see it” mode, and now he’ll need to address one of the former champs main issues, the sponsorship/Reebok deal. The Tristar member from Montreal, Quebec has been inching...

Nov 28, 2015 5:12 pm

GSP on Dana White: “I would have come back sooner!”

UFC 167 was supposed to be the former welterweight champ George Saint Pierre’s “swan song”. GSP defended the welterweight title 9 times before calling it quits. Now, GSP is letting everyone know that he would be back sooner if Dana would have handled certain situations differently. A lot of speculation as to why Pierre retired...

Nov 26, 2015 10:12 am

GSP compares McGregor to Sonnen

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre was recently a guest on Chael Sonnen’s “You’re Welcome!” podcast. In addition to ‘Rush’ talking about his fallout with the UFC after his controversial win over Johny Hendricks back in 2013, he spoke about Conor McGregor. McGregor will face Aldo at UFC 194, one of the biggest cards...

Nov 25, 2015 6:01 pm

GSP opens up on issues with UFC post-UFC 167

Georges St. Pierre Says Dana White Is The… by smackhisface1 Following Georges St. Pierre’s final UFC fight back at UFC 167 in 2013, there were several rumors as to some behind the scenes post-fight drama that took place. Now, in a recent interview on Chael Sonnen’s “You’re Welcome” podcast GSP opened up about what happened...