The wait is finally over. Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will make his return to the cage later tonight (Sat., Nov. 4, 2017) at UFC 217 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Madison Square Garden in New York City, as he takes on UFC middleweight king Michael Bisping.
The 185-pound pairing with headline the massive PPV card, which also features a bantamweight title fight between current UFC champion Cody Garbrandt and former divisional king T.J. Dillashaw, as well as a 115-pound matchup between UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and top contender Rose Namajunas.
Before the action unfolds UFC is taking fight fans behind the scenes for the latest and greatest episode of UFC 217 “Embedded.” Check out the final weigh ins and last-second trash talk as all fighters prepare for the biggest fight night of the year.
From the official YouTube description:
On Episode 7 of UFC 217 Embedded, welterweight Jorge Masvidal recovers post weigh-in with a teammate and fellow Michael Bisping rival, Yoel Romero. Later that day all three champions – Michael Bisping, Cody Garbrandt and Joanna Jedrzejczyk – as well as challengers Georges St-Pierre, TJ Dillashaw and Rose Namajunas make their way back to Madison Square Garden for ceremonial weigh-ins. Backstage, Jedrzejczyk takes issue with a member of Namajunas’ camp and makes no secret of her thoughts on the matter. And trash talk continues to fly from all of the champions as UFC 217 opponents square off one final time before Saturday’s mega-event. UFC 217 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the three title fights at UFC 217 taking place inside Madison Square Garden on Saturday, November 4th on Pay-Per-View.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 217 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET.
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