St. Pierre controls the fight by not allowing Matt Hughes take him down to the canvas. St. Pierre lands some good punches and low kicks early in the first round. In the middle of the round the action stops to warn St. Pierre of low blows. St. Pierre stuffs Matt Hughes’s shoots and lands a huge superman punch, that drops Hughes to the canvas. If St. Pierre had some more time he would of finished Hughes.
St. Pierre sweeps up Hughes with a lower leg kick. Then GSP lands an big kick to the head, which stuns and drops Hughes. He attacked the stuned Hughes on the ground with punches and elbows till the referee stops the fight.
St. Pierre TKO’s Matt Hughes at 1:25 of the second round.
Man! I was shocked how one sided this fight was. Georges St. Pierre has definitely improved since there last fight. He played the fight perfectly and stayed away from Matt Hughes “Ground and Pound”. I am still amazed that Matt Hughes the unbeatable man lost.