GSP vs. Bisping Announced
When it was announced that former welterweight champion and all-time great Georges St. Pierre would be returning to the UFC, the only question that remained was: who would he fight? On Wednesday, fans go their answer. GSP will return against middleweight champion Michael Bisping in a fight for the 185 lb. belt.
UFC President Dana White announced the news on SportsCenter.
On ESPN SportsCenter, Dana White says GSP will fight Michael Bisping for the middleweight title.
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) March 1, 2017
The venue and date for the fight is still to be determined.
White also announced that a press conference featuring St. Pierre and Bisping would take place in Las Vegas on Friday, a day before Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson fight for the welterweight title once held by St. Pierre.