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In the Featherweight Championship bout of UFC 163, Jose Aldo retained his title with a 4th round TKO of “Korean Zombie” .
Jose Aldo stayed away from his trademark kicking style and waited out his opponent. In the middle of the 4th round, the two fighters exchanged a combination of punches at the center of the ring. Korean Zombie landed an overhand right to the back of the champion’s head, that separated his own shoulder. Aldo saw this, and quickly went on the attack as the Zombie had to defend against his shoulder.
Check out the TKO after the jump.
H/T as always to @ZProphet_MMA for the gif
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I was one of many people who was very surprised by Jose Aldo’s game plan but after the fight it was reported that he suffered a broken foot on the first kick he throw. Knowing that made his strategy much more understandable. Got to admire his toughness as that is a serious injury. Thanks to MMA Fighting for the picture.
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The UFC returned to Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night with a fun fight card that featured an array of local fighters as well as a title fight between featherweight champ Jose Aldo and title challenger Chan Sung Jung. The card was mostly filled with quick stoppages as well as several surprising upsets.
Check out the full results below:
Main Bouts (10:00 PM EST)
Jose Aldo defeated Chan...
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 163: Aldo vs. Korean Zombie” event will be tipping the scale today inside HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 3PM ET/Noon PT.
Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition.
“The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung (pictured...
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Thanks to MMAfighting.com for the video.
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