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'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

Akira Corasani vs. Chan Sung Jung official for UFC Fight Night 53 on Oct. 4 in Sweden

Ask and you shall receive. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has booked a featherweight contest pitting Akira Corassani opposite Chan Sung Jung for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, which takes place on Oct. Show More Summary

Chan Sung Jung vs. Akira Corassani Set to Co-Headline in Sweden

Not long after the Gunnar Nelson-Rick Story fight was announced as the headline bout of the UFC's return to Sweden, UFC Fight Night 53 picked up a co-main event between featherweights Chan Sung Jung and Akira Corassani. The event, which airs exclusively on Fight Pass, takes place in the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm on October 4. Show More Summary

Korean Zombie planning UFC return against Akira Corassani by end of 2014

Fight fans rejoice, as one of the most entertaining fighters in all of mixed martial arts (MMA) could be making his return to action later this year, as Chan Sung Jung eyes a late 2014 comeback against Akira Corassani. The Ultimate Fighting...Show More Summary

With orbital bone '90-percent' healed, Korean Zombie eyes August UFC return against Ricardo Lamas

But "The Bully," apparently, has other plans. Chan Sung Jung is itching to get back into the Octagon after sitting on the sidelines for nine months, following a separated shoulder and broken orbital bone in his loss to Ultimate Fighting...Show More Summary

Conor McGregor will prove that Jose Aldo is a 'basic' fighter with 'limited' movements

Stop me if you've heard this one before... When Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion Jose Aldo disposed of Chan Sung Jung last August, there wasn't anything in that "basic" performance that impressed top 145-pound...Show More Summary

Korean Zombie calls out Ronda Rousey for 'Rising Sun' shirt sporting 'symbol of war crimes'

If you ever want to get under Chan Sung Jung's skin -- and lord knows why you would unless you have an uncontrollable urge to find out what it's like to spend a few months sipping your dinner through a straw -- one surefire way to do...Show More Summary

Korean Zombie to Dana White: 'Rising Sun' Gear Cannot Be Worn by UFC Fighters

Recent UFC featherweight title challenger Chan Sung Jung, better known by his nickname "The Korean Zombie," is arguably the best known Asian fighter in the world now. Therefore, he embraces the role of being an ambassador for his countrymen,...Show More Summary

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