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The featherweight title is on the line as the champ, Jose Aldo will face a new and exciting challenge in The Korean Zombie tonight at UFC 163 . This one is sure to be a thriller. All the fighters on the card are making their final preparations before they step in the Octagon this evening.
Now, let's see what the pro's are saying.
Btw thank you for making me the only non Brazilian to not get boo'ed at weigh ins. Everyone else got "Ooo Vai morrer" chanted at them : )
-- Ian McCall (@Unclecreepymma) August 3, 2013 Who's watching my TUF coach @VinnyMMA & my English bro @TomKongWatson tonight @ufc Brazil. Great card but these two are highlights for me.
-- Bigslow (@LukeBarnatt) August 3, 2013 The team is ready @SyndicateMMA @BristolMarunde @bigwoodmma @ChazMulkey #UFC163 pic.twitter.com/MqPp0UmDkx
-- Vinny Magalhaes (@VinnyMMA) August 3, 2013 Good luck @TomKongWatson tonight! @Fearthefighter
-- Julie Kedzie (@julesk_fighter) August 3, 2013 â€œ @UFC_UK : @Bisping and morons. @TomKongWatson opens up ahead of his #UFC163 clash with Thales Leites: http://t.co/X93TAmNtGE â€ÂÂerrrr wrong!
-- michael (@bisping) July 24, 2013 See @KoreanZombieMMA 's final workout before heading to Brazil for #UFC163 http://t.co/0XtS7yeAUm
-- UFC (@ufc) July 19, 2013 Follow Josh Baird on Twitter
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Well, sometimes weird fights end oddly, and I have a feeling both of these guys were walking into Rio de Janeiro injured, because Chan Sung Jung did not look like his usual self, and neither did Jose Aldo, who only threw one leg kick in the fight. Both men moved much slower than usual, but Jose looked like his usual awesome self in the technique department, but also looked to take...
UFC 163 will mark the sixth UFC title defense for Jose Aldo. He's been an unstoppable force since 2006 and is currently ranked as the no. 4 pound-for-pound best fighter of all time.
Representing the blue corner we have the pride of South Korea, Chan Sung Jung. AKA, The Korean Zombie, Jung is one of the most exciting fighters to watch in the UFC. Will he have the toolset to...
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...
If the UFC hoped that a return trip to Jose Aldo's homeland, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, would produce another killer finish by the Featherweight Champion, they were mistaken.
Not only did the highlight-reel finish never come, but Aldo's opponent, Chan Sung Jung, "The Korean Zombie," dislocated his shoulder after throwing an ineffective straight right early in the...
UFC 163 was a very entertaining card, with a hint of controversy as well.
In the main event of the evening, it took Jose Aldo a little while to figure out Chan Sung Jung, but he was able to figure out the puzzle.
In the fourth round while throwing a punch, “The Korean Zombie” blew out his surgically repaired shoulder and the champion capitalized as Jose Aldo retained his UFC...
You know that feeling you get when you sit down to a terrific meal, indulge in all the delicious creations, but then get ushered away from the table without dessert? That's how many fight fans felt after UFC 163 Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
There were a number of enjoyable matches and a handful of fighters who stepped into the spotlight that now sit atop a some...