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St. Pierre, Diaz to Meet in Biggest UFC Fight Ever

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Two months ago, a welterweight title match between Georges St. Pierre and Nick Diaz would have been just another of the many big fights that the UFC promotes each year.

But after a dramatic and turbulent 60-day period, St. Pierre and Diaz are set to meet on Feb. 4 in Las Vegas in what could become the biggest fight in UFC history.

Diaz has become the mixed martial arts version of Mike Tyson. He’s a highly entertaining fighter and fierce warrior whose unpredictable behavior and willingness to challenge the establishment has captivated the UFC’s fan base.

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