Found July 24, 2013 on
“UFC 163: Aldo vs. Jung” takes place August 3 inside HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. With a featherweight title on the line, there’s no better time than the present to start promoting the pay-per-view broadcast.
Champion Joe Aldo (pictured) puts his strap up for grabs against “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung in the show’s featured attraction.
Former light heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida and Phil Davis meet in the co-main event.
Please click the media player below to watch UFC 163′s extended video promo:
Here is the event’s official agenda:
(Facebook 6:30PM ET/3:30PM PT)
Viscardi Andrade vs. Bristol Marunde
Ednaldo Oliveira vs. Francimar Barroso
Rani Yahya vs. Josh Clopton
(FX 8PM ET/5PM PT)
Ian McCall vs. Iliarde Santos
Sergio Moraes vs. Neil Magny
Amanda Nunes vs. Sheila Gaff
Vinny Magalhaes vs. Anthony Perosh
(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)
John Lineker vs. Jose Maria Tome
Thales Leites vs. Tom Watson
Thiago Santos vs. Cezar Ferreira
Lyoto Machida vs. Phil Davis
“The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung vs. Jose Aldo (UFC featherweight champion)
BEST OF MAXIM
UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo puts his title on the line against fan favorite Chan Sung Jung (aka The Korean Zombie) in the main event of UFC 163. Aldo (22-1), one of the pound-for-pound best fighters in MMA, has won 15 consecutive bouts. Jung (13-3) has been dynamic inside the octagon with three impressive finishes over Leonard Garcia, Mark Hominick and Dustin Poirier.
After a historic upset at UFC 162, another Brazilian is set to defend his title at UFC 163 as long-time featherweight champ Jose Aldo faces Korean superstar Chan Sung Jung. The UFC has released a 10 minute preview video detailing the main event, which goes down August 3rd at the HSBC arena in Rio de Janeiro.
Watch the preview video below: