quarta-feira, 3 de julho de 2013
20 years of the UFC is confirmed with Georges St. Pierre
UFC 167 has just been confirmed on Nov. 16 in Las Vegas, celebrating 20 years of the biggest fights of the tournament time.
The 1st edition of the UFC took place on November 12, 1993 in Denver, United States.
The main event will feature the ninth title defense of the Canadian welterweight Georges St. Pierre, who will take the American challenger Jonhy Hendricks.
Hendricks has 15 wins and one loss, coming of success by points over his compatriot Carlos Condit more relevant in the second fight of UFC 158 in March.
On the other hand, St. Pierre boasts 24 wins and 2 losses, from the defense of his reign the eighth time to beat the challenger Nick Diaz in the main event of UFC 158 on March 16, 2013. Spawned the sixth consecutive win on points. The latest achievement was not in the hands of the jury happened at UFC 94 on January 31, 2009, when he knocked out the Hawaiian BJ Penn.