Prime-10 featherweights throwdown in the primary occasion of UFC Vegas 29.
The featherweight division has shortly grow to be one of many deepest within the sport and two of the division’s greatest sq. off when “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung fights Dan Ige at UFC Vegas 29 this Saturday.
Jung (16-6), a fan favourite and former title challenger, returns for the primary time since being on the fallacious finish of a unanimous choice in opposition to Brian Ortega final October. Relationship again to 2017, Jung has posted a 3-2 document however holds notable victories in his profession over the likes of Dustin Poirier, Frankie Edgar, and Renato “Moicano” Carneiro – all of which had been through end.
Ige (15-3) appears to journey the momentum of his latest success the place he has received seven of his final eight fights. After struggling defeat in his first essential occasion to Calvin Kattar, Ige returned at UFC Vegas 21 the place he scored a first-round knockout of Gavin Tucker. Ige, a Dana White’s Tuesday Night time Contenders Sequence vet, appears to check himself in opposition to the division’s elite as soon as once more in opposition to Jung.
This featherweight essential occasion pits two of the division’s most entertaining in opposition to one another in a bout that may very well be essential to the title image. The co-main occasion options the at all times fascinating Aleksei Oleinkik going through Serghei Spivac at heavyweight and a bantamweight scrap between prospects Marlon Vera and Davey Grant takes place earlier within the night time.
Right here is the total UFC Vegas 29: Korean Zombie vs. Dan Ige combat card
*Struggle card topic to alter
Fundamental Card (7 p.m. ET, ESPN2, ESPN+)
- Chan Sung Jung vs. Dan Ige
- Aleksei Olenik vs. Serghei Spivac
- Davey Grant vs. Marlon Vera
- Bruno Silva vs. Wellington Turma
- Matt Brown vs. Dhiego Lima
Preliminary Card (4 p.m. ET, ESPN2, ESPN+)
- Aleksa Camur vs. Nicolae Negumereanu
- Virna Jandiroba vs. Kanako Murata
- Matthew Semelsberger vs. Khaos Williams
- Julian Erosa vs. Seungwoo Choi
- Roque Martinez vs. Josh Parisian
- Rick Glenn vs. Joaquim Silva
- Casey O’Neill vs. Lara Procopio
UFC Vegas 29 takes place on June 19, 2021, stay from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV. Comply with together with FanSided who for all of your stay information and highlights.