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US - TBC / UK - TBC
Current rankings @ Featherweight
When is Jung vs Ige?
Chan Sung Jung is set to take on Dan Ige, as the main event of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 19th June 2021 in the United States.
The fight is scheduled for 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit will be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Jung vs Ige stats
Chan Sung Jung steps 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 will make 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 suggest Jung has advantage in power over Ige, with a 38% knock out percentage over Ige's 27%.
Chan Sung Jung is the older man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Jung has 1-inch reach advantage.
Jung is 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 has fought 4 more professional rounds, 47 to Ige's 43.
Jung vs Ige form
Chan Sung Jung has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Brian Ortega 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 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 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 on 10th November 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Pepsi Center, Denver.
He had won against Dennis Bermudez on 4th February 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Toyota Center, Houston.
Jung's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Ige's last 4 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 3 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.