Article

GSP Medically Cleared, Eyes November Return

The champ is back...GSP expected to return in November
The post on Twitter Tuesday afternoon was a welcome one, as UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre announced that he has been medically cleared to get back to training for what he hopes will be a November 17 return to face interim titleholder Carlos Condit at UFC 154 in Montreal.

"I'm now medically cleared to compete in professional mixed martial arts events- Rendez-vous le 17 novembre, @UFC 154, Montréal!!!" tweeted GSP, who has been sidelined by a torn ACL in his knee.

THe 31-year-old St-Pierre's last appearance was at UFC 129 in April of 2011, when he scored a five round decision win over Jake Shields, his sixth consecutive title defense. After being injured in training for a fight against Nick Diaz, Condit stepped up and decisioned the Stockton native at UFC 143 in February to take the interim belt. 

Watch Past Fights

Saturday, September 20
7PM
NZST
Saitama, Japan

Media

Recent
UFC Fight Night weigh-in event on September 19, 2014 in Saitama, Japan. (Photos by Mitch Viquez/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
19/09/2014
Happy Fight Week Friday! Lisa Foiles gets you up-to-date on everything you need to know before Fight Night Japan!
19/09/2014
Some of the UFC's biggest stars weigh-in before taking the Octagon at Fight Night Japan. Watch heavyweight's Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson, women's bantamweight Miesha Tate, and undefeated lightweight Myles Jury tomorrow on UFC FIGHT PASS!
19/09/2014
UFC fighters with some of the coolest nicknames from Saturday's Fight Night Japan discuss how they got their nicknames came about. Watch Fight Night Japan exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS.
19/09/2014