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Welterweights Koscheck and Taylor return for Spring Bouts

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - Two of the UFC’s standout welterweights will be back in action this spring, as Josh Koscheck and “Relentless” Paul Taylor put the gloves back on for important bouts on the UFC 98 and UFC 99 cards, respectively.
By Thomas Gerbasi

Two of the UFC’s standout welterweights will be back in action this spring, as Josh Koscheck and “Relentless” Paul Taylor put the gloves back on for important bouts on the UFC 98 and UFC 99 cards, respectively.

Koscheck, one of the busiest fighters in the game, will fight for the fourth time in seven months on May 23rd’s UFC 98 card at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas against veteran Chris “The Professor” Wilson. Meanwhile, UK star Taylor will travel to Cologne, Germany for a June 13th battle at the Lanxess Arena against local favorite and UFC newcomer Peter Sobotta in UFC 99 action.

Tickets for both events are on sale now.
Sunday, October 26
1PM
AEST
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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