Anthony Johnson stated that he would be willing to fight right away after missing weight at UFC 106. The UFC answered the call, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson will take on Josh Koscheck (13-4) in the co-main event at UFC 106 slated for Nov. 21 in Las Vegas, NV.
Koscheck first broke the news of the fight on his twitter account,
I got some big fight news for me. I am fighting nov 21 in Vegas. Co main event!!! Haha it’s on baby!!!!
AKA trained fighter, Josh Koscheck has gone 2-2 in his last four fights in the UFC. Most recently destroying Frank Trigg in the first round at UFC 103.
Johnson (8-2), is coming off a lopsided win over Yoshiyuki Yoshida at UFC 104. Johnson will have under a month to stay prepared for a much tougher competitor in Josh Koscheck.
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