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Kennedy Nzechukwu vs Da Un Jung preview
When is Nzechukwu vs Jung?
Kennedy Nzechukwu could potentially fight Da Un Jung, in Late 2021.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Nzechukwu vs Jung stats
Kennedy Nzechukwu would step into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Da Un Jung would make his way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggest Jung would have a slight advantage in power over Nzechukwu, with a 73% knock out percentage over Nzechukwu's 67%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Jung would have a slight advantage over Nzechukwu, with a 13% submission rate over Nzechukwu's 8%.
Kennedy Nzechukwu is the older man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Nzechukwu has a height advantage of 1 inch over Jung. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Nzechukwu is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 5 months later than Jung, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 6 less professional rounds, 34 to Jung's 40.
Nzechukwu vs Jung form
Nzechukwu has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he won against Devin Clark at UFC 288 on 6th May 2023 by in the 2nd round at Prudential Center, Newark, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Ion Cutelaba at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivak on 19th November 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Karl Roberson at UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Fiziev on 9th July 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Nick Negumereanu at UFC 272 on 5th March 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had lost to Da Un Jung at UFC Vegas 42 on 13th November 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Nzechukwu's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Jung's last 4 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Nzechukwu vs Jung?
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