Georges St-Pierre

by MKhanal 27 Jan,2016
Georges St-Pierre
Body Stats
Weight 84 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Georges St-Pierre
  • Birth Place Saint-Isidore, Montérégie, Quebec
  • Famous Name Georges St-Pierre
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Father Roland St-Pierre
  • Mother Pauline St-Pierre
  • Net Worth $30 million
  • Siblings Myriam St-Pierre (sister)
  • Cars Escalade SUV
  • Sponsors Reebok
  • No. of Twitter Followers 1.96M
  • No. of Instagram Followers 2.1m followers
  • Position in Team Fighter
  • No. of Siblings one
  • Current team UFC Fighter
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Mixed Martial Artist
  • Started career as a fighter of The Ultimate Fighter
  • Currently Working For Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
  • Awards Mixed Martial Arts Hall of Fame (Sherdog), 2009 Fighter of the Year (World MMA Awards)
  • Currently Married N/A
  • Married to Unmarried
  • Divorce N/A
  • Affair with Lucy Onyeforo
  • Girlfriend Lucy Onyeforo
  • Rank #6 UFC Pound for Pound Rankings

George St-Pierre is one of the renowned retired mixed martial artists from Canada. He is a three-time Welterweight Champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Georges received the Middleweight title and became the fourth fighter to hold titles in two divisions.

The MMA fighter has been on a hiatus since December 2017 due to medical complications.  He has also acted in some movies. Keep scrolling to learn more about his life, career, net worth, and affairs.

Net Worth-$30 million

Georges St-Pierre has an estimated net worth of $30 million in 2019. He has earned a huge salary, which boosted his net worth. According to the source, the retired MMA fighter has summoned $7,037,000 as his career earnings. 

Before his MMA retirement, he typically earned $200,000 per fight, and an added win bonus increases the amount to $400,000. Apart from that, pay-per-view sales also make up a good portion of his salary.

Georges with his bike
SOURCE: Instagram

It has been reported that GSP earned $3.25million - $5.4 million for UFC 158, thanks to 950,000 people purchasing the fight. He owns an Escalade SUV, priced at $74000-80000 approximately. 

The 38-year-old also has endorsement deals with Under Armor, NOS Energy, Hayabusa, 888poker, Bacardi, Can-Am, Reebok and more. So, it is estimated that GSP makes $12 million every year.

The MMA fighter is very popular among the mass. People also follow him on Twitter and Instagram; moreover, info about his life & bio can be taken from wiki.

Relationship-Unmarried

Earlier, he was in an affair with Lucy Onyeforo, but the exact details about his date history are yet to be revealed. Before that, he was rumored to have dated a gorgeous model named Divine Kirezy. 

The Quebec news source Dans Les Coulisses claims that he has a son named Liam with Divine. Moreover, the two got separated later, but the reason for their separation is still a mystery. As per some of the sources, his former girlfriend and son live in Montreal. 

Georges and his former girlfriend Divine
SOURCE: https://playerwiveswiki.com/

Talking more about him, he is one of the impressive players of mixed martial arts. He has a perfect height of 5 feet and 11 inches. His total body weight is 77.1 kg. He has beautiful eyes & hair.

Early Life 

This professional player was born in the year 1981, on May 19. Saint-Isidore, Quebec, Canada, is his birthplace. He is Canadian by his nationality, and his ethnicity is white. He is talented and versatile and has appeared in several movies. His star sign is Taurus.


George St-Pierre with his parent's SOURCE: Daily Entertainment News

Talking about his initial phase of life & career, he had to suffer from bit difficulties throughout his childhood when he was in the school. From an early age, he was passionate about fighting and wrestling.

Professional Career

At 21, Georges St-Pierre had a black belt in Kyokushin. Before starting his career, he was properly trained by a large variety of gyms during his fighting career.

He debuted by playing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship; he defeated highly ranked Karo Parisyan by unanimous decision in his debut game. He won his first title defeating Matt Hughes for the welterweight championship.

GSP then lost the title to Matt Sera but again retained it after defeating Matt Huges for the Interim title and Sera for the unified championship title. He defended the title 9 times where he defeated fighters like B.J. Penn, Dan Hardy, Josh Koscheck, Nick Diaz, etc.


George St-Pierre
SOURCE: Sports net

The MMA fighter had taken some time off the octagon in 2013. He later made a comeback in 2017 and defeated Michael Bisping to become the Middleweight Champion.

He has won 26 matches out of 28 matches. He has a record for most wins in title bouts.

However, St-Pierre vacated his title only 34 days after holding the belt due to suffering ulcerative colitis. It has been rumored that the MMA fighter is looking to return at the end of the year for his next fight. He is said to be interested in dropping down to lightweight. 

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Furthermore, he appeared in some movies like Captain America, The Wint, Kickboxer and Never Surrendered. On February 21, 2019, he announced his official retirement at a press conference at the Bell Centre in Montreal.


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