Photo Gallery: UFC Open Workouts with Georges St-Pierre and Rory MacDonald in Montreal

October 28, 2013

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Photo Gallery:  UFC Open Workouts with Georges St-Pierre and Rory MacDonald in Montreal



Montreal, Canada – The Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) hosted an open workout and media availability today (Oct. 28, 2013) ahead of UFC® 167: ST-PIERRE vs. HENDRICKS with UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and No.3 ranked welterweight Rory MacDonald at Tristar Gym in Montreal.   MMACanada.net was on hand for the festivities.

The event also marked the first day in the 20-day countdown to the UFC’s 20th anniversary celebration.

UFC® 167: ST-PIERRE vs. HENDRICKS takes place Saturday, November 16 at The MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, where St-Pierre, the longest-reigning champion in the UFC, returns to the Octagon® to face No.1 contender Johny Hendricks. “Rush” will be fighting in the United States for the first time in three-and-a-half years, taking on one of his most dangerous challengers to date in the heavy-handed “Bigg Rigg.”

For his part, MacDonald (15-1) will fight hard-nosed veteran Robbie Lawler (21-9, 1NC) on the main card. MacDonald is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Jake Ellenberger that extended his win streak to five. Lawler, ranked ninth among 170-pound contenders, is 2-0 in his return to the UFC with knockout wins over Josh Koscheck and Bobby Voelker.

UFC® 167 will be available live on Pay-Per-View on November 16 at 10 p.m. EST/7 p.m. PST on UFC.TV, iNDEMAND, DirecTV, DISH Network, Avail-TVN, and in Canada on Shaw Communications, Bell TV, Sasktel, Viewer’s Choice Canada and Indigo (French) for a suggested retail price of $44.99 US/$49.99 CAN for Standard Definition and $54.99 US/$59.99 CAN for High Definition.

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