Article

Two in a Row for GSP as Canadian Athlete of The Year

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has done it again, winning Sportsnet's Canadian Athlete of The Year award for the second year in a row. GSP received more than 60 percent of fans' votes to beat out the Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby for the honor. Montreal's St-Pierre also won the award in 2008 and was preceded by Crosby in 2007 and the Phoenix Suns' Steve Nash in 2005 and 2006. Congrats to the champ!

 

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has done it again, winning Sportsnet's Canadian Athlete of The Year award for the second year in a row. GSP received more than 60 percent of fans' votes to beat out the Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby for the honor. Montreal's St-Pierre also won the award in 2008 and was preceded by Crosby in 2007 and the Phoenix Suns' Steve Nash in 2005 and 2006. Congrats to the champ!

For more details, visit:

http://www.sportsnet.ca/mma/2009/12/14/sportsnet_athlete_of_the_year_gsp/

Saturday, September 20
7PM
NZST
Saitama, Japan

Media

Recent
Vice Japan brings us a profile of two fighters at crossroads in their fighting careers: Yoshihiro Akiyama and Kiichi Kunimoto. Both have encountered major challenges as they’ve trained in Japan, preparing for the biggest fight of their respective careers.
17/09/2014
UFC Lightweight contender Myles Jury talks about his upcoming co-main event vs Takanori Gomi in Japan, his undefeated record, physical therapy, and how he prepares mentally.
17/09/2014
Check out Joanne Calderwood's practice highlights as she prepares for her bout against Emily Kagan! Watch a new episode of The Ultimate Fighter every Wednesday on FOX Sports 1!
16/09/2014
After food goes missing from the Team Werdum fridge, the cast takes drastic measures to make sure it never happens again.
17/09/2014