Matchup: Georges St-Pierre (17-2-0) vs. BJ Penn (13-4-1)
Date: January 31, 2009
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Recap: A rematch years in the making between two of the most recognized and respected fighters in MMA. With the St-Pierre¿s Welterweight Title on the line both fighters were determined to leave the OctagonTM with the gold wrapped around their waste. It was GSP who emerged victorious but the victory came with a cloud of suspicion following him and his camp for illegal greasing.
Outcome: St-Pierre by TKO, Round 4