GSP Hanging Up UFC Gloves ‘For a Little Bit’
Georges St-Pierre defeated Johny Hendricks in a close split decision at UFC 167 and then shocked the MMA world in his post fight interview.
In his post-fight interview with Joe Rogan, GSP said he will hang up his gloves “for a little bit.” St-Pierre went on to say he has “personal things happening” and reiterated that he has “to go away for a little bit.”
Here is a transcript of his post-fight interview:
GSP – “A lot of talk about what’s going to happen. I have a bunch of stuff going in my life happening. I need to hang up my gloves for a little bit…I hope my fan appreciate.”
Rogan – “Are you retiring is that what your are saying?
GSO – “I have to go away for a little bit, at least. (I have) personal things happening and I want to say thank you from the bottom of heart to the UFC and everyone for their support.”
Rogan – “What you are saying is that you have personal things outside of fighting that you have to attend to. Is this the end?”
GSP – “I have to step away for a bit that is all I can say right now. Later on, I will make a point on that…Right, now I have to go away for a little bit…. I am very emotional right now.”
Top MMA News would like to thank the world champion for all he has done in the sport and wish Georges the best in his future endeavors.