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Hyun Sung Park vs Seung Guk Choi report
Who won Park vs Choi?
Hyun Sung Park beat Seung Guk Choi by submission in the 3rd round during the prelims of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 4th February 2023 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Park vs Choi stats
Hyun Sung Park stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Seung Guk Choi made his way to the cage with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Park had a slight advantage in power over Choi, with a 43% knock out percentage over Choi's 33%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Park had a massive advantage over Choi, boasting at 43% submission rate over Choi's 0%.
Hyun Sung Park was the older man by 1 year, at 27 years old.
Park had a height advantage of 1 inch over Choi. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Park was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2018, 5 months later than Choi, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 6 less professional rounds, 13 to Choi's 19.
What were the odds on Park vs Choi?
Hyun Sung Park was a 13/25 (-190) favourite going into the contest, while Seung Guk Choi made his way into the ring at 31/20 (+150) with oddsmakers.
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