The following notes were taken from the UFC 124 post-fight press conference as fighters from the main card talked about their victories and UFC President Dana White gave his post fight report and thoughts on the event.
Mac Danzig, Georges St. Pierre and Josh Koscheck each $100k bonuses for their performances at UFC 12, while Mark Bocek and Jim Miller split the $100,000 for “Submission of the Night”.
After enduring verbal jabs from Josh Koscheck for months leading up tonight’s main event at UFC 124, Georges St. Pierre used his boxing jab to do his trash talking in the Octagon.
“UFC 124: St-Pierre vs. Koscheck” takes place this evening at the Bell Centre in Quebec, Canada. Headlining the event is a welterweight title fight between champion Georges St-Pierre and number one contender Josh Koscheck.
Amid much talk and lots of speculation as well as questions from fans, Dana White, and the media, Thiago “Pitbull” Alves (22-5) easily made Friday’s weight cut, coming in 171 pounds.
The “UFC 124: St-Pierre vs. Koscheck” fighter weigh-ins took place at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, today. All fighters made weight and St-Pierre and Koscheck spoke about their main event title bout.
After Stephan Bonnar broke down his unanimous decision win over Igor Pokrajac at the TUF 12 Finale last weekend, MMA Live host Jon Anik asked Bonnar who he would like to fight next.