interim welterweight champion Georges “Rush” St-Pierre
Tonight MMAWeekly Radio gives you more follow-up
coverage from UFC 79 as interim welterweight champion Georges “Rush” St-Pierre
and heavyweight contender Eddie Sanchez join the show live starting at 9 p.m. ET/6
Georges St-Pierre may have had a career defining moment with
his win over Matt Hughes in which the Canadian standout dominated the fighter
widely seen as the greatest champion in UFC history.
Using his wrestling and submission skills, St-Pierre worked
the former champion over during the fight and finished with an armbar in the second
round to earn the interim welterweight title.
Also joining the show tonight will be UFC heavyweight
contender, Eddie Sanchez, who earned Knockout of the Night honors from the UFC
for his big win over highly touted fighter, Soa Palalei at UFC 79.
Sanchez used a dominating stand-up game that included a
number of devastating uppercuts to finish off his opponent and move his UFC
record to 3-1.