With an undisputed welterweight title fight set to happen this weekend at UFC 154, the anticipation for Georges St. Pierre’s return is building and UFC President Dana White credits the champion’s personality for his stardom.
The welterweight champion will make his much anticipated return to the Octagon this Saturday night to unify his title and Carlos Condit’s interim belt. Condit won the interim championship after earning a unanimous decision victory over Nick Diaz in February. Now after sitting out for most of the year, Condit will return to take on St. Pierre. who is also returning from a long lay off.
There is no question that St. Pierre is one of best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, however he is also one of the most popular. This side of the Canadian makes him such a great champion, according to UFC President Dana White. White recently discussed why St. Pierre is a unique fighter and why fans adore him. Hear his comments below.