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Who won Nzechukwu vs Jung?
Da Un Jung beat Kennedy Nzechukwu by , during the prelims of UFC Vegas 42, on Saturday 13th November 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Da Un Jung.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Nzechukwu vs Jung stats
Kennedy Nzechukwu stepped into the ring with a record of 8 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Da Un Jung made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Jung had advantage in power over Nzechukwu, with a 77% knock out percentage over Nzechukwu's 63%.
Kennedy Nzechukwu was the older man by 1 year, at 29 years old.
Nzechukwu had a height advantage of 1 inch over Jung. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Nzechukwu was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 5 months later than Jung, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 36 less professional rounds, 0 to Jung's 36.
Nzechukwu's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.