Although the official event poster for “UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields” has yet to be released, it hasn’t stopped the powers that be from announcing the card’s complete 12-bout roster. Georges St-Pierre puts his welterweight belt on the line against Jake Shields in the show’s featured contest.
GSP was last seen steamrolling Josh Koscheck at UFC 124 in December. The win was his eighth consecutive lopsided victory and fifth straight successful title defense.
The former Strikeforce middleweight champ earned his shot at the brass ring with an uneventful split decision win over Martin Kampmann at UFC 121.
Jose Aldo will break in his freshly-minted UFC featherweight title against Mark Hominick in the night’s co-main event.
The April 30th extravaganza takes place inside the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Here is the complete roster for UFC 129:
John Makdessi vs. Kyle Watson
Jason MacDonald vs. Ryan Jensen
Ivan Menjivar vs. Charlie Valencia
Claude Patrick vs. Daniel Roberts
Pablo Garza vs. Yves Jabouin
Brian Foster vs. Sean Pierson
Nate Diaz vs. Rory MacDonald
Mark Bocek vs. Ben Henderson
Randy Couture vs. Lyoto Machida
Phil Davis vs. Matt Hamill
Mark Hominick vs. Jose Aldo (UFC Featherweight Champion)
Jake Shields vs. Georges St-Pierre (UFC Welterweight Champion)