Alves entered the Octagon at UFC 100 as one of the scariest dudes in the division. He’d won seven straight with ferocious stand-up and seemed sure to test St-Pierre’s chin at some point. However, he never got the chance, as GSP picked him apart from the outside and put Alves on the mat whenever he wanted to. The performance marked yet another lopsided win and came on a significant stage, further cementing St-Pierre as one of the greatest Mixed Martial Artists of all time.
The MMA gods broke the mold when they crafted UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre out of a stringy Canadian kid whose brush with bullying put him on the path to becoming one of the greatest fighters to ever grace the Octagon. In addition to being supremely talented, St-Pierre works his tail off in the gym and remains exceptionally humble even as the millions keep piling up. Whittling GSP’s record down to a Top 10 where wins are concerned would be a disservice despite “Rush” only having 24 total victories. In that regard it’s time to take a look back at fifteen moments of past success from St-Pierre’s career. Whether he’ll add Johny Hendricks to the list after their showdown at UFC 167 remains to be seen… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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