While training to defend his UFC welterweight title against Nick Diaz, Georges St-Pierre suffered the kind of knee injury which could end an athlete’s career if not handled properly: a badly torn ACL.
The dominant French-Canadian is now forced to sit on the sidelines and patiently work his way through a long and drawn out recovery. The champ still has a long way to go between now and his projected return date this fall. Itching to return to action, the biggest challenge he’ll face over that time may be holding himself back.
Check out the video below from last night’s episode of UFC Ultimate Insider which profiles St-Pierre’s ongoing recovery.