Luke Rockhold Urges Georges St-Pierre to Pull Out of UFC 217

September 17, 2017

(Courtesy of UFC)

Following his second-round finish of David Branch on Saturday, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold urged Georges St-Pierre to pull out of his UFC 217 title fight against Michael Bisping.

St-Pierre is returning from a four-year layoff, stepping into an immediate challenge for Bisping’s belt. That doesn’t sit so well with Rockhold, especially since St-Pierre had only ever fought at welterweight in the UFC at the time he stepped away for his sabbatical.

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Now, Rockhold is putting the pressure on the Canadian to get out of the way of “legitimate” middleweight contenders that are awaiting a crack at Bisping.

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