After coaching against each other on the Ultimate Fighter, Koscheck and St-Pierre locked horns a second time. Despite the time between tilts, Koscheck showed little growth and went down with similar ease. In the bout, St-Pierre turned his adversary’s eye into a swollen mess with an incredible display of boxing, primarily using his jab to ultimately end up breaking Koscheck’s orbital bone.
The MMA gods broke the mold when they crafted UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre out of a stringy Canadian kid whose brush with bullying put him on the path to becoming one of the greatest fighters to ever grace the Octagon. In addition to being supremely talented, St-Pierre works his tail off in the gym and remains exceptionally humble even as the millions keep piling up. Whittling GSP’s record down to a Top 10 where wins are concerned would be a disservice despite “Rush” only having 24 total victories. In that regard it’s time to take a look back at fifteen moments of past success from St-Pierre’s career. Whether he’ll add Johny Hendricks to the list after their showdown at UFC 167 remains to be seen… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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