Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Jung vs Ige?
Chan Sung Jung beat Dan Ige by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest, during the main event of UFC Vegas 29, on Saturday 19th June 2021 in the United States.
The scorecards were announced as 48-47, 49-46, 49-46 in favor of winner Chan Sung Jung.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Jung vs Ige stats
Chan Sung Jung stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Dan Ige made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Jung had advantage in power over Ige, with a 38% knock out percentage over Ige's 27%.
Chan Sung Jung was the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Jung had 1-inch reach advantage.
Jung was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 6 years and 11 months earlier than Ige, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 52 to Ige's 48.
Jung vs Ige form
Chan Sung Jung had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to 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.
Previous to that, he had defeated Frankie Edgar at UFC on ESPN+ 23 on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sajik Arena, Busan, South Korea.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, he had been beaten by Yair Rodriguez at UFC Fight Night 139 on 10th November 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Pepsi Center, Denver.
He had won against Dennis Bermudez at UFC Fight Night 104 on 4th February 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Toyota Center, Houston.
Jung's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Ige's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.