Current rankings @ Featherweight
When is Jung vs Chikadze?
Chan Sung Jung could potentially face Giga Chikadze, in Late 2022.
The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Jung vs Chikadze stats
Chan Sung Jung would step into the octagon with a record of 17 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Giga Chikadze would make his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggest Chikadze would have a large advantage in power over Jung, boosting at 64% knock out percentage over Jung's 35%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Jung would have a massive advantage over Chikadze, boasting at 47% submission rate over Chikadze's 7%.
Chan Sung Jung is the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Chikadze has a height advantage of 5 inches over Jung. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Jung is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 8 years and 5 months earlier than Chikadze, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 21 more professional rounds, 56 to Chikadze's 35.
Jung vs Chikadze form
Jung has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he lost to Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 273 on 9th April 2022 by knockout in the 4th round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Dan Ige at UFC Vegas 29 on 19th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Brian Ortega at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Before that, he had won against Frankie Edgar at UFC on ESPN+ 23 on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sajik Arena, Busan, South Korea.
He had beat Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN+ 12 on 22nd June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, United States.
Jung's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.
Chikadze's last 4 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Jung vs Chikadze?
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