The 24-year-old rising UFC featherweight Yair Rodriguez was given a step up in competition at UFC 211 in May and while the table was set for “El Pantera” to use Frankie Edgar as a stepping stone towards a title shot, Rodriguez was battered and bruised on route to a second round loss via doctor stoppage. 585 more words
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BY AUSTIN DENTON
Featherweight contender Jason Knight (20-2, 4-1 UFC) will step in to face Ricardo Lamas (17-5, 8-3 UFC) for the injured Chan Sung Jung aka “The Korean Zombie” at UFC 214, the UFC announced Tuesday. 88 more words
Ricardo Lamas has a new opponent for next month’s UFC 214 event.
UFC officials today announced Jason Knight (17-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) and has stepped in for injured featherweight Chan Sung Jung (14-4 MMA, 4-1 UFC) and now meets Lamas (17-5 MMA, 8-3 UFC). 252 more words
BY AUSTIN DENTON
UFC featherweight contender Chan Sung Jung (14-4, 4-1 UFC), or more widely known to fans as “The Korean Zombie” is out of his bout at UFC 214 with fellow contender Ricardo Lamas (17-5, 8-3 UFC) due to injury, first reported by MMA analyst Robin Black, later confirmed by various MMA news outlets. 181 more words
UFC featherweight standout Chan Sung Jung won’t be facing Ricardo Lamas at UFC 214.
Lamas (17-5 MMA, 8-3 UFC) today told MMAjunkie the promotion is looking for a replacement. 249 more words
The card for July’s UFC 214 just got bigger – literally – as six fights have been added to the event.
Of note among the matchups announced on “UFC Tonight,” Chan Sung Jung and Ricardo Lamas will do battle in a featherweight showdown, while Aljamain Sterling takes on former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao. 301 more words
With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie takes a look at the best knockouts from February. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Knockout of the Month” award for February. 889 more words