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UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs The Korean Zombie tickets now on sale, featherweight bout Dooho Choi vs Charles Jourdain added

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For the first time in UFC® history, the promotion travels to Busan, South Korea and brings with it a highly anticipated featherweight main event as No. 2-ranked contender Brian Ortega travels abroad in hopes of upsetting hometown hero and No. 6-ranked contender “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung. UFC® FIGHT NIGHT: ORTEGA vs. THE KOREAN ZOMBIE takes place Saturday, December 21, at the Sajik Arena.

UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs The Korean Zombie tickets now on sale, featherweight bout Dooho Choi vs Charles Jourdain added - UFCBusan

At the official press conference today in Seoul, it was announced that tickets for UFC® FIGHT NIGHT: ORTEGA vs. THE KOREAN ZOMBIE are now on sale to the public. Tickets are available for purchase online at Auction Ticket, ticket.auction.co.kr.

UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs The Korean Zombie tickets now on sale, featherweight bout Dooho Choi vs Charles Jourdain added - UFCBusan

One of the biggest fan favorites on the roster, former title challenger Jung (15-5, fighting out of Seoul, South Korea) owns dominant first-round KO wins over Renato Moicano, Dennis Bermudez, and Mark Hominick. Now, Jung aims to re-insert himself into the championship conversation by taking out top-ranked Ortega (14-1 1NC, fighting out of Los Angeles, Calif., USA).

UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs The Korean Zombie tickets now on sale, featherweight bout Dooho Choi vs Charles Jourdain added - UFCBusan
Additional bouts on the card include:

  • No.4 flyweight contender Alexandre Pantoja (21-3, fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) faces No. 10 ranked Matt Schnell (13-4, fighting out of Shreveport, LA., USA)
  • No.7 ranked light heavyweight Volkan Oezdemir (16-4, fighting out of Fribourg, Switzerland) takes on No. 10 Aleksandar Rakic (12-1, fighting out of Vienna, Austria)
  • Seoul’s own Junyong Park (10-3, fighting out of Seoul, South Korea) will step into the Octagon against Canadian Marc-Andre Barriault (11-2, fighting out of Quebec City, Que., Canada) in a three round middleweight bout
  • South Korean light heavyweight Da-un Jung (11-2, fighting out of Daegu, South Korea) is set to face Mike Rodriguez (10-4, South Easton, Mass., USA)
  • Venezuela’s Veronica Macedo (6-3-1, fighting out of Poznan, Poland by way of Caracas, Venezuela) will take on Amanda Lemos (6-1-1, fighting out of Para, Brazil) in a women’s strawweight bout
  • “The Korean Superboy” Dooho Choi (14-3, fighting out of Daegu, South Korea) returns on home soil to face Charles “Air” Jourdain (9-2, fighting out of Longueuil, Quebec, Canada) at featherweight
  • Ji Yeon “Firefist” Kim (9-2-2, fighting out of Incheon, South Korea) will make her sixth walk to the Octagon in her home country as she takes on Sabina “Columbian Queen” Mazo (7-1, fighting out of Medellin, Columbia) at flyweight

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