Las Vegas (Thur, October 26, 2017)– Madison Square Garden plays host to one of the most highly anticipated events of the year, UFC®217: BISPING vs ST-PIERRE. The event features three world championship bouts. Middleweight champion Michael Bisping looks to defend his world title for the second time against the long-awaited return of former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre. Undefeated bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt is set to make his first title defense against No. 2 TJ Dillashaw in the co-main event, and strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk hopes to stay undefeated and tie Ronda Rousey’s record with her sixth consecutive, successful title defense when she goes toe-to-toe with No. 4 Rose Namajunas.
In advance of the three world title bouts, UFC will host two media conference calls with the six athletes competing in the championship fights. To listen to the audio replay of the conference call that was held on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 you can click here. Todays live stream of the conference call will start around 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET which the link is below.
THE FOLLOWING ARE ATTENDING THE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26th MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL:
- MICHAEL BISPING, UFC middleweight champion
- GEORGES ST-PIERRE, former UFC welterweight champion