Georges St-Pierre has stated that he would’ve signed a contract to return to the UFC if Dana White had walked in on him throughout his current coaching classes. GSP defined the state of affairs that will’ve satisfied him to make his return to fight sports activities.
Throughout his current dialog with Joe Rogan on The Joe Rogan Expertise, Georges St-Pierre detailed his current sparring session with Freddie Roach. GSP stated:
“I am gonna clarify to you if he needs me to battle that is how he must do it. He wants to cover himself, wait that I am in a health club coaching. For instance, once I was with Freddie Roach hitting the pads and getting again as a result of I have never performed this as a result of COVID and every thing is closing in Montreal.”
Georges St-Pierre additionally stated that whereas he was hitting the pads, Roach requested him if he was getting the hitch again to make his return to fight sports activities. The previous UFC welterweight champion added that if UFC president Dana White had walked in on him with a contract on the time, GSP would’ve signed up for his comeback instantly.
Nonetheless, as soon as St-Pierre returned to his hometown of Montreal, the fact of his comeback hit him as he obtained again into his consolation zone. The previous UFC middleweight champion ultimately determined to stay to his choice to remain retired.
“However I went again and located my mechanic again and if you prepare in Blended Martial Arts and fight sport, you turn out to be a special individual and Freddie checked out me like, ‘George, you get the hitch again’. I am like, ‘Ah, cease saying that’. And, if Dana White would stroll in proper now within the health club in between rounds, I might signal the contract within the blink of a watch. However then after I’m going again dwelling and return in Montreal in my consolation and I am like, ‘Hell no’.”
Georges St-Pierre final fought within the UFC in 2017
Georges St-Pierre’s final battle within the UFC was in opposition to Michael Bisping at UFC 217 in 2017. GSP introduced his retirement shortly after profitable the UFC middleweight title from Bisping and is not trying ahead to creating his return to the game.