UFC News: Diego Sanchez Out, Koscheck Steps Up To Face Thiago Alves at UFC 90

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The Ultimate Fighter 1 veteran Diego Sanchez (19-2-0) has withdrawn from his highly anticipated welterweight showdown with Thiago “Pitbull” Alvez (15-3-0) at UFC 90, according to Sherdog.

Sanchez suffered a rib injury while training for his Oct. 25 bout. Stepping up to face Thiago Alves is Sanchez’s foe and fellow TUF 1 cast member Josh Koscheck (11-2-0).

Koscheck will look to extend a two fight winning streak since losing to Georges St. Pierre at UFC 74 “Respect”

UFC 90 “Silva vs. Cote”, Oct. 25 from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL.

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