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Korean Zombie Set To Challenge Alex Volkanovski At UFC 273

The Korean Zombie has been selected to replace Max Holloway as UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski's next title defense. Shortly after news broke that Holloway was out of his UFC 272 fight against Volkanovski, people started to wonder what will be next for the champion. Many names were suggested for...

Josh Emmett Targets Title Eliminator Against “The Korean Zombie”

UFC featherweight Josh Emmett is hoping his next appearance in the Octagon will be a title eliminator against veteran contender "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung. Emmett's surge towards the title stalled last year following his clash with Shane Burgos. While securing a unanimous decision victory over "Hurricane" in a...

Dan Hooker: I’d Love To Throw Down With The Korean Zombie

Dan Hooker has revealed his desire to trade leather with featherweight contender "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung if he returns to 145 pounds in 2022. Hooker arrived on MMA's biggest stage as a featherweight. After losses to Maximo Blanco, Jason Knight, and Yair Rodriguez left him 3-3 in the...

Dan Ige Releases Lengthy Statement After Loss To The Korean Zombie

The saying ‘be careful what you wish for’ applied to Dan Ige on Saturday night. Dan Ige lost a unanimous decision to Chan Sung Jung, AKA The Korean Zombie at UFC Vegas 29. The result came after Dan Ige called Zombie out after his last fight. Prior to his match-up...

Korean Zombie’s Shoulder Popped Out In The 2nd Round Of Ige Fight

Korean Zombie says his shoulder popped out during the second round of his main event fight with Dan Ige at UFC Vegas 29. Chan Sung Jung AKA Korean Zombie returned to the win column last weekend with a unanimous decision victory over fellow contender "50K." But it appears the win wasn't...

UFC Vegas 29: Zombie vs Ige Weigh-In Results & Preview

The weigh-in results for UFC Fight Night: Zombie vs. Ige (UFC Vegas 29) are complete, and we are all set! Every fighter on the card made weight without issue. UFC Vegas 29 Preview In the main event, Chan Sung Jung, aka The Korean Zombie, will make his return after suffering a...

The Korean Zombie Returns To Face Dan Ige In June 19 Main Event

The Korean Zombie (Chan Sung Jung) will be making his 2021 debut when he takes on Dan Ige in the main event of the June 19 UFC Fight Night. ESPN broke the news of the featherweight fight on Saturday. The two featherweights had expressed mutual interest in fighting one...

The Korean Zombie Ready For #8-Ranked Dan Ige

After a lopsided decision loss to featherweight contender Brian Ortega, Chan Sung Jung (AKA "The Korean Zombie") has now set his sights on the red-hot Dan Ige. The Hawaiian slugger lived up to his nickname "50K" following a spectacular knockout against Gavin Tucker at UFC Vegas 21. Entering the fight,...

The Korean Zombie Wants Zabit Magomedsharipov Next

The Korean Zombie is ready to get right back on the prowl, and he has just the foe in mind to meet him on the ultimate proving ground. Headed into his main event bout against Brian Ortega at UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. The Korean Zombie, Chan Sung Jung (aka...

The Korean Zombie Embarassed After UFC on ESPN+ 38 Loss

The Korean Zombie is feeling the aftereffects of his one-sided defeat at the hands of Brian Ortega at UFC on ESPN+ 38.  As much damage as The Korean Zombie sustained at UFC on ESPN+ 38 against Brian Ortega in the event’s headliner, it isn’t the bumps and bruises from the...

UFC on ESPN+ 38 Weigh-In Results: All Fighters On Target

The UFC on ESPN+ 38 weigh-ins are complete, and all fighters were on target. In the main event, Brain Ortega and Chan Sung Jung will square off. Brain Ortega shaved his trademark locks for charity (Locks of Love) and is now ready for war against the Korean Zombie for rights...

Korean Zombie Not Expecting to KO Brian Ortega at UFC on ESPN+ 38

The Korean Zombie is expecting his impressive streak of all victories coming by way of stoppage to be snapped by his opponent this Saturday, Brain Ortega. Usually leading up to fight week, especially in a grudge match, you can expect round-finish predictions or general assurances that the opponent will be...

Dana White: Winner of Brian Ortega/Korean Zombie Will Receive Title Shot

The winner of the Brian Ortega vs. Korean Zombie fight does not have to worry about what’s next because the boss has assured that it will be a crack at featherweight gold. At UFC on ESPN+ 38 (UFC Fight Island 6), Brain Ortega and Chan Sung Jung will headline in...

Brian Ortega vs. Korean Zombie Headlines October 17 UFC Event

Brian Ortega and "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung have once again been rescheduled to fight. Now, per ESPN, the pair will headline the UFC's October 17 show. No location for the event has been confirmed as of this writing, however, the expectation is the promotion will be returning to...

Chan Sung Jung Names Three Potential Opponents for “Fun” Next Fight

Chan Sung Jung (The Korean Zombie) has three names that he would like to fight if he does not receive a title shot next. Chan Sung Jung is coming off a dominant 1st round TKO of Frankie Edgar at UFC Busan that lifted him into the top five of the featherweight...