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April 26th, 2013
10:28 AM ET

UFC champ George St. Pierre shares wisdom from his MMA career in 'The Way to Fight'

He's the UFC welterweight champion and is considered one of the top mixed martial arts fighter in the world. In his new book, "The Way of the Fight," Georges St. Pierre shares the things he learned on his journey to the top, both inside and outside the ring.

He writes: "Watching myself fight, I realized the line between success and failure is so narrow, it's scary. Every single time I win a fight, I better understand how the greater the risk, the greater the reward."

George St. Pierre talks with Christine Romans on "Starting Point" this morning to share more insights into his book.

Filed under: Mixed martial arts • MMA • UFC
June 4th, 2012
12:18 PM ET

UFC's 'The California Kid' Urijah Faber on his new memoir "The Laws of the Ring" and his life lessons

He's nicknamed "The California Kid." UFC's Urijah Faber is one of the most popular mixed martial arts fighters in the world. With 26 wins and 5 losses, he's ranked #2 two in his class.

Now he's sharing the lessons he's learned with those living outside the UFC arena, with a brand new book, titled "The Laws of the Ring." He explains what he's learned to Soledad, and even shows her a quick move she can use to make anyone pass out.

Filed under: A little fun • Entertainment • Mixed martial arts • UFC