MMAFrenzy.com will have live results from “UFC 124: St-Pierre vs. Koscheck 2” starting tonight at 10pm ET for the pay-per-view main card, which is headlined by a rematch between welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre and rival TUF 12 coach Josh Koscheck.
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- Champ Georges St-Pierre def. Josh Koscheck via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
UFC Welterweight Championship
- Stefan Struve def. Sean McCorkle via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 3:55
- Jim Miller def. Charles Oliveira via submission (kneebar) – Round 1, 1:59
- Mac Danzig def. Joe Stevenson via KO (punch) – Round 1, 1:54
- Thiago Alves def. John Howard via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Dan Miller def. Joe Doerksen via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
- Mark Bocek def. Dustin Hazelett via submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 2:33
- Rafael Natal vs. Jesse Bongfeldt – majority draw (28-28, 28-28, 29-28 Natal)
- Sean Pierson def. Matt Riddle via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Ricardo Almeida def. TJ Grant via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- John Makdessi def. Pat Audinwood via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
GEORGES ST-PIERRE VS. JOSH KOSCHECK (play-by-play)
Round 1 – St-Pierre and Koscheck rush to the center of the cage and St-Pierre opens the action a jab. GSP nabs an early takedown, but Koscheck gets back to his feet. Jab continues to connect for St-Pierre, who then tries for another takedown, but Koscheck stays standing this time. GSP tags Koscheck with more jabs and inside leg kicks, then goes for another takedown that’s stuffed again. Koscheck swings and misses as St-Pierre continues to pick away at him with jabs. After a battle, Koscheck earns a takedown but has no time left to do anything with it. MMAFrenzy.com scores the round for St-Pierre 10-9.
Round 2 – Koscheck’s eye is swelling badly and St-Pierre continues to dominate with jabs and more leg kicks. Koscheck struggles to connect with anything significant, while St-Pierre batters him with punch after punch. His eye’s almost completely shut, but Koscheck finally lands with an uppercut. St-Pierre continues the offensive and changes stances before teeing off with a final combo to end the round. It’s another 10-9 for St-Pierre, and he’s now up 20-18.
Round 3 – Third gets off to a slower start than the first two rounds, as St-Pierre and Koscheck struggle against the fence, but neither breaks through for much before separating. After another struggle, St-Pierre continues to fire inside leg kicks and jabs. GSP makes Koscheck miss, then scored with the jab again and again to finish the round. St-Pierre takes it again 10-9, and is up 30-27.
Round 4 – St-Pierre picks up the pace with a flurry of punches and kicks to start the fourth, then scores a takedown and nearly takes Koscheck’s back, but he returns to his feet and eats a knee in the swollen eye. St-Pierre continues to handle Koscheck, avoiding his loaded right and shrugging off his attempts to close in while picking away with more punches. It’s a clinic for St-Pierre as punch after punch after punch find their mark. Another 10-9, and St-Pierre now leads 40-36.
Round 5 – St-Pierre immediately resumes the beat down with more jabs and leg kicks. Rinse and repeat, as St-Pierre avoids Koscheck’s swings and batters him with punches. St-Pierre uses the jab to close in against the fence. Koscheck punches the body before St-Pierre drags him down. Koscheck stands, but GSP dumps him to the canvas again. They get back to their feet and separate, but it’s more of the same from St-Pierre to finish the fight, as he punishes Koscheck to the final bell. St-Pierre earns the shutout 50-45.
Champ Georges St-Pierre def. Josh Koscheck via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) to retain UFC welterweight championship
Pictured: Georges St-Pierre and Josh Koscheck, via UFC.com