Former two-weight UFC world champion Georges St-Pierre has called time on one of the most successful careers in the history of the sport, as he announced his retirement at a press conference in Montreal on Thursday.
I’m announcing my retirement from the UFC and mixed martial arts competition. I intend to keep training and practicing martial arts for as long as I live, but now is the time that I chose to end my career as a professional MMA athlete. Read my official statement in the images. pic.twitter.com/uMP0LE5XeF
— Georges St-Pierre (@GeorgesStPierre) February 21, 2019