– Before he defends the UFC welterweight title vs. Stephen Thompson at UFC 205 next month, check out the bout that netted Tyron Woodley the belt. Woodley finished Robbie Lawler earlier this year, earning his first UFC championship. He’ll be the co-main event on November 12 at Madison Square Garden to Eddie Alvarez-Conor McGregor for the lightweight title.
– UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping ignited a spark on social media recently, stating that he has verbally agreed to fight Georges St-Pierre at UFC 206. The event takes place in Toronto and was once rumored as a possible spot for GSP to return vs. Anderson Silva.
@GeorgesStPierre, we all want more money. But let’s go,sign the papers.Give the people of Toronto what they want, be a hero! Let’s go champ!
? michael (@bisping) October 26, 2016
Bisping also added that he has already signed and is just waiting on St-Pierre. UFC president Dana White did refute the claim by Bisping about the bout taking place.
– Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum returns in December in a rematch with Cain Velasquez. And the Brazilian could be doing so with a special fight kit if he gets his way. Werdum mocked the “generic” Reebok fight kits on social media, adding a special Nike logo to his and attaching it as a picture.