UFC® 58: St-Pierre vs. Penn
Matchup: Georges St-Pierre (11-1) vs. BJ Penn (10-2-1)
Date: March 04, 2006
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Recap: Georges St. Pierre proved he was all fighter when he fought former UFC® welterweight champion BJ Penn at UFC® 58, as he survived a bloody pounding in the first round to win the next two on two of the three judges' cards and earn a split decision in a bout that lived up to the pre-fight hype. As expected BJ was not pleased about the results.
Outcome: St-Pierre by split decision