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'Korean Zombie' vs. Dennis Bermudez official for UFC Fight Night 104 headliner in Houston

A slew of new matchups have been added to the UFC Fight Night 104 card in Houston over Super Bowl weekend, including a main event that will see former featherweight title challenger Chan Sung Jung return from a more than two-year hiatus to fight Dennis Bermudez.Filed under: News, (...)

Chan Sung Jung vs. Dennis Bermudez in the works for Feb. 4 in Houston

While former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title challenger Chan Sung Jung will not be taking on B.J. Penn like he wished, "The Korean Zombie" will make his return to the Octagon opposite 145-pound mainstay Dennis Bermudez at UFC Fight Night 104 on Feb. Show More Summary

Chan Sung Jung unsure if Conor McGregor is good for MMA - 'He's made a mess of the featherweight division'

Before Conor McGregor, there was Chan Sung Jung. While "The Korean Zombie" didn't come close to matching the Irishman's trashtalking abilities, knockout power and money-making marketing schemes, he was once considered a destroyer at 145 pounds. Show More Summary

'The Korean Zombie' Chan Sung Jung Calls out UFC Legend BJ Penn for Return

"The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung is officially back, and he has his eyes set on a big-name opponent for his return. In a promotional video released through Monsterz ym, a Korean supplement manufacturer, Jung called out UFC legend BJ...Show More Summary

Chan Sung Jung announces return, wants fight with B.J. Penn

UFC featherweight Chan Sung Jung’s MMA career was put on hold when he was required to complete two years of military service in his native South Korea. With that complete, he’s ready to get back to work.Filed under: News, UFC

He’s back! ‘Korean Zombie’ announces UFC return, calls out BJ Penn

While some fighters (and employees) on the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) roster are on their way out -- some once and for all -- others are gearing up to get back inside the Octagon. Chief among them is Chan Sung Jung, who hasn’t...Show More Summary

The Korean Zombie Wants To Fight BJ Penn For His Comeback

The last time we saw Chan Sung Jung, “The Korean Zombie” as many prefer to call him, he was living up to his nickname as he tried to keep his arm from falling off during his bout with Jose Aldo. It was a true testament to his resolve and toughness that he was trying to pop his shoulder back into place in the middle of a fight. Show More Summary

'Korean Zombie,' former UFC title challenger, expects Octagon return in late 2016 with military service satisfied

Mofos act like they forgot about... Chan Sung Jung. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 145-pound title challenger -- better known as "Korean Zombie" -- is expected to return to the Octagon following a more than two-yearShow More Summary

Chan Sung Jung Is Planning His Comeback, So Here’s A Bunch Of Videos of Him Kicking Ass

(via Getty.) Back in 2014, Chan Sung Jung shocked the MMA world by announcing that he would be leaving the sport behind to fulfill a two-year mandatory military service required in his native South Korea. Although he had spent the majority...Show More Summary

Weighing the Options of the Korean Zombie

Photo by Mitch Viquez/Zuffa LLC In late 2014, UFC featherweight Chan Sung Jung, who is better known as the Korean Zombie, was forced to take a break from competition to fulfill the two years of mandatory military service required of all South Korean men. Show More Summary

UFC 194 full fight video: Watch Jose Aldo dominate Chan Sung Jung in Rio de Janeiro

Seven mixed martial arts (MMA) combatants of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) have struggled to solve the riddle that is featherweight champion and pound-for-pound great Jose Aldo, including well-rounded South Korean Chan Sung Jung. "The...Show More Summary

The Korean Zombie Resurfaces

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Chan Sung Jung is without doubt one of the most popular fighters among MMA’s hardcore fan base. The UFC has not seen “The Korean Zombie” compete since his spirited title fight loss against Jose Aldo, which...Show More Summary

Hug Me, Darling: Elle Korea Delivers Styles Worth Hugging

From tough and sweet to modern chic, Elle Korea delivers a bounty of luxe fashions for an editorial entitled Hug Me, Darling. The brilliant shoot features Kim Sung Chan, Sim Myung Bo, Jung Hyuk, Lee Se, Oliver Chang and Noh Shin Shin photographed by Kim Hyuk. Show More Summary

Amir Khan to put fighting career on hold to enlist in national service: 'I feel ready to serve my country'

Chan Sung Jung was recently forced to put his MMA career on the backburner in order to enter national service and the "Korean Zombie" is not the only featherweight currently trying to juggle fighting commitments with an obligation to...Show More Summary

Chan Sung Jung Enters Mandatory Military Service, Will Not Return to Action for Two Years

(So this is what boot camp is like in South Korea, eh? immediately purchases plane ticket) It has been well over a year since the MMA world has laid an eye on Chan Sung Jung. If you recall, "The Korean Zombie" broke approximately half...Show More Summary

'Korean Zombie' Chan Sung Jung to Take 2-Year Hiatus for Military Service

According to a report from MMA in Asia, beloved UFC featherweight "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung will be out of action until October of 2016 due to mandatory military service duties in his native South Korea. By law, South Korean men must serve in the military by the age of 30, and the 27-year-old fighter has yet to fulfill that requirement. Show More Summary

UFC featherweight Korean Zombie gone for two years after mandatory enlistment into South Korean army

Dulce et decorum est. Well... that was unexpected. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contender Chan Sung Jung (13-4) will say goodbye to mixed martial arts (MMA) for no less than two years, following mandatory enlistment into the South Korean Army, according to a Facebook bomb Chung dropped earlier today. He departs Oct. Show More Summary

Max Holloway vs. Akira Corassani booked for UFC Fight Night 53 with Korean Zombie hurt

"Blessed" looks to finish out the year 4-0. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) asked Max Holloway to step in and fight Akira Corassani following an injury to Chan Sung Jung, which booted "Korean Zombie" from the upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass on Oct. Show More Summary

Chan Sung Jung Re-Injures Shoulder, October Fight With Akira Corassani Scrapped

(Jung would later tell his wife that he "just landed on it funny." / Photo via mmashare) As first reported by MMA in Asia, UFC featherweight contender Chan Sung Jung (aka The Korean Zombie) has suffered a strain to his right shoulder...Show More Summary

Korean Zombie Injured, out of UFC Fight Night 53 Bout with Akira Corassani

"The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung is injured again. The fan-favorite featherweight has not fought since an August 2013 bid at Jose Aldo's 145-pound strap, a fight in which he injured his shoulder and broke his orbital bone, kickingShow More Summary

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