GSP Doesn't Think He'll Fight At Middleweight Again

Georges St-Pierre unsure if he will ever defend UFC middleweight championship

A fight with Rockhold, the third ranked middleweight, would certainly be a step down for Whittaker, who was expecting to fight Canadian superstar Georges St Pierre in his next bout. After winning the title in November, the questions continued to surface.

Even with a clause written into his contract from the UFC that demanded he defend against interim champ Robert Whittaker, many expected him to win the belt and then drop it to return to the 170 pound weight class he spent his entire fighting career in.

"I'm not sure if I will compete if I will go back to 185", St-Pierre told TSN in Canada.

"I've always been against performance-enhancing drugs, and I did it the natural way", St-Pierre said.

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Prior to the event, UFC President Dana White insisted that St-Pierre would defend his title if he defeated Bisping and, after the 36-year-old did exactly that at UFC 217, White stated that he would be "super pissed" if the fighter reneged on his contractual agreement. "I don't think so".

St-Pierre hasn't closed the door entirely on a return to the middleweight division, but saying more to the effect that fighting lighter would be more beneficial to his health.

Not so fast, St-Pierre says. "I don't think it's a good thing to do, to force myself to eat to gain muscle mass".

St-Pierre also recently discovered he's battling ulcerative colitis and will be out indefinitely. I think the body has a natural weight that it can perform at its best athletic ability. MMA journalist posted on Twitter that it is "unclear at this time if Whittaker-Rockhold at UFC 221 would be for the interim or official belt, though".

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