Georges "Rush" St. Pierre, often referred to as "GSP," won the UFC Welterweight Championship on November 18, 2006 via TKO against Matt Hughes. St. Pierre is ranked as one of the top three "pound-for-pound" fighters by multiple MMA sources. St. Pierre has a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and has trained extensively in Muay Thai, boxing and wrestling. He is known as one of the most well-rounded fighters currently fighting in the UFC.

Georges St-Pierre's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
11/16/2013 Win Johny Hendricks UFC 167 Decision Split Decision 5 Title Fight
03/16/2013 Win Nick Diaz UFC 158: Diaz vs. St-Pierre Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
11/17/2012 Win Carlos Condit UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
04/30/2011 Win Jake Shields UFC 129 St. Pierre vs. Shields Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
12/11/2010 Win Josh Koscheck UFC 124 St-Pierre vs Koscheck Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
03/27/2010 Win Dan Hardy UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
07/11/2009 Win Thiago Alves UFC 100 Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
01/31/2009 Win BJ Penn UFC 94: St-Pierre vs Penn 2 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage 4 5:00 Title Fight
08/09/2008 Win Jon Fitch UFC 87: Seek & Destroy Decision Unanimous Decision 3 Title Fight
04/19/2008 Win Matt Serra UFC 83: Serra vs. St. Pierre 2 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 4:45 Title Fight
12/29/2007 Win Matt Hughes UFC 79: Nemesis Submission Arm Bar 2 4:54 Title Fight
08/25/2007 Win Josh Koscheck UFC 74: Respect Decision Unanimous Decision 3
04/07/2007 Loss Matt Serra UFC 69: Shootout TKO/RSC 1 3:25 Title Fight
11/18/2006 Win Matt Hughes UFC 65: Bad Intentions TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 1:25 Title Fight
03/04/2006 Win BJ Penn UFC 58: USA vs. Canada Decision Split Decision 3
11/19/2005 Win Sean Sherk UFC 56: Full Force TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 2:53
08/20/2005 Win Frank Trigg UFC 54: Boiling Point Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 4:09
04/16/2005 Win Jason Miller UFC 52: Couture vs. Liddell 2 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 01/29/2005 Win David Strasser TKO 19: Rage Submission Kimura 1 1:52
10/22/2004 Loss Matt Hughes UFC 50: The War of '04 Submission Arm Bar 1 4:59 Title Fight
06/19/2004 Win Jay Hieron UFC 48: Payback TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 1:45
01/31/2004 Win Karo Parisyan UFC 46: Super Natural Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 11/29/2003 Win Pete Spratt TKO 14: Road Warriors Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 3:42
NSF 01/25/2003 Win Thomas Denny Universal Combat Challenge 12: Adrenaline TKO/RSC Cut 2 4:45
NSF 10/11/2002 Win Travis Galbraith Universal Combat Challenge 11: The Next Level TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage 1 2:03
NSF 06/15/2002 Win Justin Bruckman Universal Combat Challenge 10: Battle for the Belts 2002 Submission Arm Bar 1 3:53 Video
NSF 01/25/2002 Win Ivan Menjivar Universal Combat Challenge 7: Bad Boyz TKO/RSC 1 4:50
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

Fighter Bio


Georges "Rush" Saint-Pierre born May 19, 1981 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Georges St. Pierre is considered by many to be one of the best pound for pound mixed martial artists in the world today. He started learning Kyokushin karate at age seven to defend himself against a school bully. He took up Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu after his Karate teacher died, and has also trained in wrestling and boxing. He has dreamed of becoming a UFC champion since watching Royce Gracie fight in UFC 1 in 1993.

St. Pierre trains with Triumph Fight Team and the Canadian National Wrestling Team, among others. Prior to his fight with B.J. Penn at UFC 58, he trained at the Renzo Gracie Jiu Jitsu Academy in New York City. St. Pierre is a former member of the BTT Canada MMA team.