UFC 158: Georges St. Pierre Scores Decision Win Over Nick Diaz, Challenger Hints Retirement Coming
By FCF Staff
As many expected would be the case, Georges St. Pierre utilized his renowned wrestling game and strikes from the top position to defeat challenger Nick Diaz tonight at UFC 158 in Montreal, Quebec. At the end of the five round affair, the welterweight champ was handed a unanimous decision victory to hand Diaz his second straight loss.
Although Diaz emerged from the bout relatively unscathed, the outspoken fighter announced that his MMA career could be over, moments after he had raised the champion’s hand in a congratulatory manner.
Here are the results from tonight’s UFC 158 card, which was hosted by Montreal’s Bell Centre.
Georges St-Pierre def. Nick Diaz via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
Johny Hendricks def. Carlos Condit via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Jake Ellenberger def. Nate Marquardt via knockout (punches) – R1, 3:00
Chris Camozzi def. Nick Ring via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Mike Ricci def. Colin Fletcher via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Patrick Cote def. Bobby Voelker via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Darren Elkins def. Antonio Carvalho via TKO (punches) – R1, 3:06
Jordan Mein def. Dan Miller via TKO (strikes) – R1, 4:42
John Makdessi def. Daron Cruickshank via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Rick Story def. Quinn Mulhern via TKO (punches) – R1, 3:05
T.J. Dillashaw def. Issei Tamura via KO (knee and punches) – R2, 0:26
George Roop def. Reuben Duran via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)