Georges St. Pierre vs. Josh Koscheck
Referee Herb Dean has officiating duties for this welterweight title bout. St. Pierre pumps a left jab before taking Koscheck down against the base of the fence. Koscheck cage-walks to his feet. Double-jab and a right hand follow-up from St. Pierre. Another takedown attempt from St. Pierre is stuffed by Koscheck, who lands a grazing left hand on the exit. St. Pierre keeps the jabs coming, ducking under a big right from Koscheck, whose face is already showing damage. Left jab and a head kick by St. Pierre, who’s moving around the perimeter of the cage. Koscheck steps right into another stiff left jab before moving in for a takedown. St. Pierre stuffs the attempt and finds his back against the fence. Koscheck on his knees, working for a high double, and he’s finally able to bring St. Pierre down with 20 seconds left in the round.
Chris Nelson scores the round 10-9 St. Pierre
TJ De Santis scores the round 10-9 St. Pierre
Mike Whitman scores the round 10-9 St. Pierre