Official: St.Pierre vs Kosheck on UFC 124
The battle of the champion title holders is what we will expect on UFC 124. With George St.Pierre and Josh Kosheck on the main bout, we can't wait for watch the fight.
Officials announced the bout today. It will show on PPV and will take place on Bell Centre in Montreal near St-Pierre’s hometown.
St-Pierre and Koscheck are currently seen on Spike TV as “The Ultimate Fighter 12″ coaches. St-Pierre and Koscheck first matched in 2007 at UFC 74. In his first fight ever after losing his belt to Matt Serra, St-Pierre controlled Koscheck for a unanimous-decision victory.
“I love this fight,” UFC president Dana White stated about the rematch. “GSP is one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, and Josh Koscheck is not the same fighter Georges fought last time. There is no doubt that this is a title fight between the two best 170-pounders in the world.”
GSP reclaimed the undisputed title at UFC 83. he rematched Serra and won a TKO victory. He defended his title four times after that. Winning over Jon Fitch, B.J. Penn, Thiago Alves and Dan Hardy.
On the other hand, Koscheck has gained a record of 6-2 since his first fight with key wins over Dustin Hazelett, Chris Lytle, Frank Trigg and Anthony Johnson. He secured his title with a decision victory over Paul Daley, which took place during the promotion’s third trip to Montreal back at UFC 113 in May.View Article Source »