Relive the epic clash between Max Holloway and The Korean Zombie at UFC Singapore. Check out the thrilling results and highlights from this action-packed event.
The highly anticipated UFC Singapore event took place at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore on Saturday morning. The main event featured a thrilling clash between former UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway and two-time UFC title challenger Chan Sung Jung, also known as ‘The Korean Zombie’. Let’s dive into the action-packed fight card and see how it all unfolded.
In the main event, Max Holloway showcased his exceptional skills against ‘The Korean Zombie’. Holloway, coming off an impressive victory over Arnold Allen, was determined to continue his winning streak. On the other hand, Jung was eager to bounce back from his previous defeat against Alexander Volkanovski.
The fight started with both fighters displaying their striking prowess. Holloway’s precision and speed were on full display as he landed a series of devastating punches and kicks. Jung, known for his durability, absorbed the shots and retaliated with his own powerful strikes.
As the fight progressed, Holloway’s relentless pressure and volume of strikes began to take a toll on Jung. Holloway showcased his superior cardio and continued to push the pace, overwhelming his opponent with a barrage of strikes from all angles.
In the fourth round, Holloway unleashed a flurry of punches that left Jung visibly hurt. Sensing an opportunity to finish the fight, Holloway unleashed a devastating combination that sent Jung crashing to the canvas. The referee stepped in to stop the fight, declaring Max Holloway the winner by TKO.
In the co-main event, Anthony Smith and Ryan Spann squared off in a highly anticipated light heavyweight rematch. Both fighters were looking to settle the score after their previous encounter ended in a submission victory for Smith. The rematch promised fireworks, and it certainly delivered.
Smith came out aggressively, looking to impose his will on Spann. He utilized his striking skills and grappling expertise to control the fight. Spann, known for his knockout power, tried to find openings to land his devastating strikes. However, Smith’s defensive skills proved to be too much for Spann to handle.
As the fight progressed, Smith’s dominance became more evident. He showcased his well-rounded skill set, seamlessly transitioning between striking and grappling. In the third round, Smith secured a takedown and quickly moved into a dominant position. From there, he locked in a fight-ending rear-naked choke, forcing Spann to tap out.
The rest of the fight card featured several exciting matchups, including Giga Chikadze vs. Alex Caceres, Rinya Nakamura vs. Fernie Garcia, Erin Blanchfield vs. Taila Santos, Junior Tafa vs. Parker Porter, and more. Each fight brought its own unique blend of skill and determination, keeping the fans on the edge of their seats.
Here are the complete UFC Singapore results:
|Max Holloway def. Chan Sung Jung via TKO (punches) – Round 4, 3:45
|Anthony Smith def. Ryan Spann via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 3, 2:34
|Giga Chikadze def. Alex Caceres via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
|Rinya Nakamura def. Fernie Garcia via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
|Erin Blanchfield def. Taila Santos via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
The UFC Singapore event was a night to remember, filled with thrilling matchups and unforgettable moments. Max Holloway’s dominant performance against ‘The Korean Zombie’ solidified his position as one of the top featherweights in the division. Anthony Smith’s impressive victory over Ryan Spann showcased his continued evolution as a fighter.
Stay tuned for more exciting UFC events and matchups!