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St. Pierre proves that size does matter

It might've looked like a toss-up on paper, but Georges St. Pierre's rematch with B.J. Penn was anything but a competitive fight Saturday.

Originally Published: February 2, 2009
By Jake Rossen | Sherdog.com

Thinking of spending $44.95 for a replay of Saturday's UFC 94 card? Let me spare you the expense and spoil the ending: size matters.

A redundant lesson, but one that seemed to get buried in the months of preamble leading to the cross-division meeting between welterweight phenomenon Georges St. Pierre and lightweight B.J. Penn. Fans ignored that St. Pierre had, in their previous encounter, managed to win the fight despite the effects of a poke in the eye; there was also little discussion ...

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