“UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields” Extended Video Preview

Written by Tom Ngo
April 5th, 2011

UFC Georges St Pierre Jake Shields Aldo 129 Poster

Knowing that fanboys are still 25 agonizing days away from witnessing “UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields” inside the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada, the Octagon’s video department has released an extended preview of the extravaganza to further tantalize their taste buds.

The nine minute and 42 second hype video takes an in-depth look at the card’s three featured contests. Welterweight king Georges St-Pierre puts his title on the line against Jake Shields in the night’s main event, while Jose Aldo will break in his new UFC featherweight belt against Mark Hominick in the card’s second-to-last fight.

Light heavyweights Randy Couture and Lyoto Machida will open for the two championship affairs.

Please click the media player below to watch the promo video (Courtesy of UFC):

Here are the fighters slated to participate in the record-breaking event:

Preliminary Bouts:

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

(Spike TV 8PM ET/9PM PT)

Brian Foster vs. Sean Pierson
Nate Diaz vs. Rory MacDonald

Main Bouts:

Mark Bocek vs. Ben Henderson
Randy Couture vs. Lyoto Machida
Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Jason Brilz
Mark Hominick vs. Jose Aldo (UFC Featherweight Champion)
Jake Shields vs. Georges St-Pierre (UFC Welterweight Champion)

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