Wed. Feb 28th, 2024

UFC Battle Evening: Holloway vs. The Korean Zombie is underway on the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore. The occasion has thus far produced some distinctive fights, punctuated by thrilling finishes.

In the course of the occasion’s preliminary card, Garrett Armfield secured a decisive TKO victory over Toshiomi Kazama. Equally, middleweight contender Michal Oleksiejczuk showcased his explosiveness in a TKO win towards Chidi Njokuani.

What added intrigue to those outcomes is that each victories have been sealed exactly at 4:16 of the primary spherical. It is a outstanding coincidence since these fights unfolded back-to-back. This led MMA journalist Marcel Dorff to ask if the uncommon synchronicity has been achieved in a UFC occasion earlier than.

One MMA fanatic identified that UFC 290, which occurred in July 2023, witnessed the same feat within the Robbie Lawler and Bo Nickal fights. Apparently, Lawler and Nickal defeated Niko Worth and Val Woodburn respectively at 0:38 of the very first spherical.

Lawler’s knockout victory over Worth marked the final struggle of his skilled MMA profession as the previous welterweight champion introduced his retirement within the post-fight interview. In the meantime, Nickal secured his fifth straight victory in as many fights as knowledgeable MMA fighter.

UFC Battle Evening Singapore: ‘The Korean Zombie’ previews his upcoming conflict towards Max Holloway

Max Holloway will lock horns with ‘The Korean Zombie’ in the primary occasion of UFC Singapore. On the pre-fight press convention, the 36-year-old South Korean featherweight answered questions relating to retirement and supplied a candid tackle the topic.

Talking about his future plans, Chan Sung Jung remarked:

“Probably not positive what’s gonna occur. It’s very troublesome for a fighter to acknowledge that one’s profession has ended. So, I’ll should see how properly I struggle within the octagon. I’ll should assess myself on this struggle after which resolve what’s occurring subsequent.”

‘The Korean Zombie’ has misplaced two of his final three bouts. He fell quick towards featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski in his most up-to-date octagon outing, dropping the struggle by TKO within the fourth spherical.

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Edited by Abhishek Nambiar

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