MMA  > General MMA  > Any more challanges for GSP in the Welterweight division how about....
July 22, 2009, 04:33 PM
People are all clamoring for Lesner vs. Fedor. I'd like to see it too but how about a superfitght at Welterweight.

The UFC should be looking to import not only Fedor for Lesner, but Jake Shields to battle Georges St. Pierre.

Shields has a 12 fight win streak and hasn't lost since Dec. 2004. He doesn't have the resume' of opponents that St. Pierre boasts, but has beaten some good fighters and anyone put in front of him. I'm not sure how many fights he has left on his current contract, but he may be the best challenger out there for St. Pierre.

Just for the record (check older posts for proof, not a recent band wagon jumper) I think GSP is the best P4P fighter out there, and my favorite fighter. I was still suprised how dominant an injured GSP was against Alves. I think he'd beat Shields too, but it would be an easy fight to sell.

Any other challengers out there for GSP?

Comment

Remember to keep your posts clean. Profanity will get filtered, and offensive comments will be removed.


Truth & Rumors

MOST POPULAR

  1. 1
    Clippers, Warriors exchange barbs
    Views
    715
    Comments
    431
  2. 2
    Time to penalize NHL's perennial losers?
    Views
    833
    Comments
    267
  3. 3
    Report: Raiders to release Terrelle Pryor on Monday
    Views
    1218
    Comments
    59
  4. 4
    Will NFL owners blackball Donald Trump?
    Views
    1015
    Comments
    54
  5. 5
    Packers lovers have own dating site
    Views
    937
    Comments
    43

SI.com

SI Photos