Bisping’s Innocent! It Was UFC’s Decision To Book GSP Fight

Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White appeared on the morning edition of ESPN’s “Sportscenter” on Wednesday morning to break the news that Georges St-Pierre would be challenging Michael Bisping for his middleweight championship. The announcement caused fighters and fans alike to scratch their heads, wondering why Bisping wasn’t stepping into the octagon with somebody who has recently deserved the shot like Yoel Romero or Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza.

While the champion has received criticism for ducking his opponents, it has come to light that Bisping wasn’t behind these decisions at all. UFC officials were the ones who lined the fight up and sent Bisping the contract; Bisping just signed the contract that made more sense for his bank accounts: