Georges St-Pierre vs. Johny Hendricks on November 16th In Vegas

The highly anticipated welterweight title face off between champion Georges St-Pierre and Johny Hendricks finally had a date picked this week after it was revealed the fight will take place on a Pay-Per-View card set for November 16th in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The news was announced on UFC Tonight on Tuesday night.A venue has not been announced for the card at this time,but it will likely take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena or the Mandalay Bay Events Center.

St-Pierre is on an eleven fight winning streak which includes victories over the likes of Matt Hughes, B.J. Penn, Carlos Condit and now Nick Diaz. Hendricks and Carlos Condit picked up an extra $50,000 each for “Fight of the Night”, with “Big Rigg” also securing a shot at the title with his unanimous decision win. The fight between St.Pierre and Hendricks will likely take place before the end of the year.

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