In an attempt to add a little name noterity to UFC 95 in February, the UFC is working on a potential welterweight match up between Josh Koscheck and undefeated Brazilian newcomer Paulo Thiago. MMAMania.com has the scoop:
As MMAmania.com first reported over the weekend, top welterweight contender Josh Koscheck is expected to return to action at UFC 95 card, which is slated for The O2 Arena in London, England, on February 21.
We can now confirm that he is expected to welcome undefeated Brazilian up-and-comer, Paulo Thiago (7-0), to the Octagon for the first time ever. It’s important to note that bout agreements have been distributed but are still unsigned.