UFC Looking To Book Brian vs. Korean Zombie For Fight Night September 21
UFC is returning to Mexico City on September 21 with Fight Night MMA event. The one fight that promotion targeted so far is featherweight bout between Brian Ortega and Chan Sung Jung that’s according to BJPenn’s Chris Taylor.
BREAKING! Korean Zombie vs. Brian Ortega is in the works for September 21 in Mexico City. It is not a title shot, but according to TKZ’s camp, it is “the next best thing.” Worth adding that Chan Sung Jung still wants to compete December 21 in Korea.
BREAKING! Korean Zombie vs Brian Ortega is in the works for September 21 in Mexico City. It is not a title shot but according to TKZ’s camp, it is “the next best thing”. Worth adding that Chan Sung Jung still wants to compete December 21 in Korea.
— Chris Taylor (@CTaylor_96) July 15, 2019
A featherweight title contender, Brian Ortega ((14-1, 1 NC) last fought back in December where he suffered the first loss of his fighting career to Max Holloway via fourth-round TKO at UFC 231 pay-per-view (PPV) event. In that match, “T-City” broke both his hand and nose.
Chan Sung Jung aka ‘Korean Zombie’ last fought on June 22, 2019, at UFC on ESPN+ 12 event where he finished Renato Moicano in just 58 seconds. Before that, Jung suffered a last-second knockout from the hands of Yair Rodriguez.
This matchup will be one hell of a firework. Who do you think will come out on top?