So he missed a few years.
So he moved up two weight classes
It’s still the same age-old GSP.
Georges St-Pierre, in his first battle sinceleaving MMA in 2013, deferred Michael Bisping to acquire the UFC Middleweight Championship on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Using the rear-naked chokehold, GSP, for lack of better statements, suffocated Bisping to unconsciousness with 4:23 be retained in the third largest round.
St. Pierre , now 26 -2 overall, is tied with Bisping with most wins in UFC history( 20 ). GSP, a former two-time welterweight champ, also provided his crusade prevail flash to 13 straight.
Bisping, who GSP praised several times after the fight, falls to 30 -8.
“( This) is a dream come true, ” St-Pierre told the MSG crowd. “Thank you for the support.”
“Georges was the better husband tonight, ” Bisping added.
It was quite the night for disturbances as the two other championship bouts were prevailed by the underdog. More on that below …
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UFC Bantamweight Championship
Cody and TJ, yep, they hate one another. And we will likely see them fight again!
But it was TJ Dillashaw who emerged as the victor via a huge knockout on Saturday.
Dillashaw caught former teammate Cody Garbrandt with a commotion of kicks and punches before the fight was stopped at the 2:41 tag of Round 2. It’s the first loss in UFC for Garbrandt, who was visibly unnerved after the fight was called.
“I’m going to see him again, ” Dillashaw told Joe Rogan of Garbrandt. “( But) I’m the champion.”
UFC Strawweight Championship
In the first of the night’s three deed bouts, Rose Namajunas, exclusively 25 -years-old, upsetJoanna Jedrzejczyk with a first-round knockout atthe 3:03 mark.
It was Jedrzejczyk first loss in UFC.
The humble Namajunas , now 7-3, has won five of her last-place six fights.
“I exactly want to use my knacks in martial art to make “the worlds” a better place, ” said Namajunas, aka, ‘Thug’, to Joe Rogan after the fight.
“Let’s exactly sacrifice one another hugs. I know we push, but this is entertainment.
“I’m a champion.”
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