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Georges St. Pierre makes weight

Updated: April 29, 2011, 7:08 PM ET
By Franklin McNeil | ESPN.com

TORONTO -- UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre and top contender Jake Shields both made weight Friday at Ricoh Coliseum.

They will fight for the title during UFC 129 Saturday night at Rogers Centre.

St. Pierre weighed in at 169 pounds. Several seconds earlier, Shields did his part to make the fight official by checking in at 169.

Despite being the object of a hostile Canadian crowd, Shields expressed confidence that he will realize his longtime goal of becoming UFC 170-pound ...

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