Following his devastating loss to Josh Koscheck at UFC Fight Night “UFC Fight For The Troops”, Yoshiyuki Yoshida made the journey from Japan to Albuquerque to train with famed trainer Greg Jackson. Yoshiyuki Yoshida efforts payed off submitting Brandon Wolff in the first round at UFC 98.
The UFC has announced that Josh Koscheck will take on Yoshiyuki Yoshida in the main event at UFC Fight Night 16 “UFC Fights for the Troops” on Dec. 10 from the the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, NC, near the Fort Bragg military installation.
The three hour Spike TV special will feature a mix of old and new UFC talent.
Josh Koscheck vs. Yoshiyuki Yoshida
Jonathan Goulet vs. Mike Swick
Frankie Edgar vs. Matt Wiman
Brodie Farber vs. Luigi Fioravanti
Dale Hartt vs. Corey Hill
Ben Saunders vs. Brandon Wolff
Tim Credeur vs. Nate Loughran
Steve Bruno vs. Johnny Rees
Justin McCully vs. Eddie Sanchez