Zahabi: A lot of fire left in [GSP]

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Firas Zahabi was in Vancouver last night coaching Rory MacDonald and Yves Jabouin, but in his post-fight interview, generally the topic of Georges St-Pierre comes up:

Ariel Helwani: You notice I have mentioned Georges St-Pierre’s name, you keep mentioning his name. This is why we keep mentioning Rory and George in the same sentence, cause of you. 

Firas Zahabi: That’s fine with me.

Ariel Helwani: Are they going to fight each other?

Firas Zahabi: No

Ariel Helwani: I had to ask. How’s he doing by the way.

Fires Zahabi: He’s doing fantastic. He’s doing amazing.

Ariel Helwani: You think he’ll be back?

Firas Zahabi: I think so. I think there’s a lot of fire left in him. Especially since he got injured, he’s more motivated than ever. He’s was just about to start sparring again before he got injured. I think there’s a lot of martial arts left in him.

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