The long-awaited – at least for Johny Hendricks – Georges St-Pierre vs. Hendricks UFC welterweight title fight finally has a home.
On “UFC Tonight” Tuesday evening, it was confirmed that the two will square off in November at an event likely to be dubbed UFC 167.
The date is set for November 16, and the card will take place in Las Vegas. No arena has been confirmed yet.
St-Pierre (24-2) has posted a record of 18-2 in the UFC including recent wins over Nick Diaz and Carlos Condit. Hendricks (15-1) is 10-1 with the promotion, including victories over the likes of Jon Fitch, Josh Koscheck, Martin Kampmann and Condit.