UFC middleweight champion Georges St. Pierre officially vacated his title today according to the UFC and the interim title fight between Robert Whittaker and Luke Rockhold will be for the Unified title in Perth at UFC 221. Check it out.
BREAKING: Georges St-Pierre to vacate the UFC middleweight title, Whittaker to defend official title against Rockhold at UFC 221.
"Once I’m healthy I look forward to working with the UFC to determine what’s next in my career.”https://t.co/Vb1ztptN6p
— Aaron Bronsteter (@aaronbronsteter) December 8, 2017
🇦🇺 Perth, we've got a main event!!
— UFC (@ufc) December 8, 2017
Georges St-Pierre is no longer the middleweight champion of the UFC, sources say. Whittaker-Rockhold is for the real belt at 221.
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) December 8, 2017