Georges St-Pierre (born May 19, 1981), is a Canadian mixed martial artist and a former Welterweight Champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, he successfully defended his Welterweight belt in 2006 and 2008, as well as an Interim title in 2007.
|From||Saint-Isidore, Quebec, Canada|
|Fights out of||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
Georges St-Pierre’s last fight was at UFC 167 on November 16, 2013, where he successfully defended the UFC Welterweight Championship belt against challenger Johny Hendricks. He later voluntarily vacated the Welterweight title on December 13, 2013.
“My favorite food is tourtiere, a French Canadian dish, but unfortunately I can’t eat that when I’m cutting my weight down. It’s going to be for after the fight. My mother makes the best tourtiere in the world”
The tattoo on his right calf is the Fleur de Lis – which is a French coat of arms (as he is French-Canadian).
The tattoo on his chest means “Jiu-Jitsu”
Estimated net worth of $25 million.
Tri-Star in Montreal
” truth is that I didn’t start as a winner. When I was a kid, I was just another reject. I started at the bottom. I think all winners do.”
“The danger is not to set your goal too high and fail to reach it. It’s to set your goal too low and reach it”
“Training to become champion is the toughest thing. The fight itself is just a test.”
“What happens when you accept and embrace your fear? Fear becomes your weapon.”
“It all comes down to confidence: your body can do great things only if it believes it can accomplish them.”
|Win||26–2||Michael Bisping||Technical Submission (rear-naked choke)||UFC 217||17-Nov-4||3|
|Win||25–2||Johny Hendricks||Decision (split)||UFC 167||16-Nov-13||5|
|Win||24–2||Nick Diaz||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 158||16-Mar-13||5|
|Win||23–2||Carlos Condit||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 154||17-Nov-12||5|
|Win||22–2||Jake Shields||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 129||30-Apr-11||5|
|Win||21–2||Josh Koscheck||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 124||11-Dec-10||5|
|Win||20–2||Dan Hardy||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 111||27-Mar-10||5|
|Win||19–2||Thiago Alves||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 100||11-Jul-09||5|
|Win||18–2||B.J. Penn||TKO (corner stoppage)||UFC 94||31-Jan-09||4|
|Win||17–2||Jon Fitch||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 87||9-Aug-08||5|
|Win||16–2||Matt Serra||TKO (knees to the body)||UFC 83||19-Apr-08||2|
|Win||15–2||Matt Hughes||Verbal Submission (armbar)||UFC 79||29-Dec-07||2|
|Win||14–2||Josh Koscheck||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 74||25-Aug-07||3|