TKZ also broke face (eye orbital) and foot at UFC 163


Not only did Chan Sung Jung dislocate his shoulder in a losing effort to Jose Aldo at UFC 163, apparently he also had his face fractured:

While challenger Chan Sung Jung's injury woes seemed apparent, suffering a separated right shoulder in the midst of throwing a punch, it was not his only injury coming out of the bout.

The "Korean Zombie" also suffered a fractured orbital bone during the loss, his manager Brian "Shug" Rhee told FOX Sports.

Orbital bone breaks are often seen in combat sports like MMA and boxing. Treatment and recovery time vary depending on severity. According to Rhee, Jung is expected to visit specialists for both his shoulder and eye by the end of the week, and should have more information about his expected prognosis then.

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Update: Apparently Jung also broke his foot in the bout. No wonder they call this guy The Korean Zombie!

"The Korean Zombie" was mobbed by the media upon his return to his home country and he revealed that on top of the separated shoulder and the fractured face, he tells yonhapnews that he also believes he fractured his foot during the bout (pictured above).

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tags: The Korean Zombie   UFC 163   Jose Aldo (detail)  TKZ   Chan Sung Jung (detail)  


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ssj site profile image  

8/8/13 11:18 PM by ssj

war tkz

Herb Mazzagatti site profile image  

8/8/13 2:38 PM by Herb Mazzagatti

He's gotta be one of the few guys who have 0 haters

DoomFarmer site profile image  

8/8/13 2:34 PM by DoomFarmer

Voted up

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8/8/13 2:16 PM by UGCTT_RoryStyledMyBaconberger


clattymine site profile image  

8/8/13 2:07 PM by clattymine

The fact that these guys were still fighting is pretty amazing.

Darth Ryase site profile image  

8/8/13 2:02 PM by Darth Ryase

One more round and one of these guys would have lost a limb. Jesus.

OnlyTheStrongSurvive site profile image  

8/8/13 1:37 PM by OnlyTheStrongSurvive

I'm starting to like that fight more in hindsight. Aldo starts to get kidney stone and breaks his foot 2 minutes in which eliminates his best weapon. TKZ breaks his orbital and tries his best to keep going after dislocating his shoulder.A couple of warriors who did the best with what they had and had to find new ways to try and keep going. I don't know how anyone couldn't respect them both a ton.

Synado site profile image  

8/8/13 1:33 PM by Synado

One more round and he would been the new champion! Damn his necrotic limbs!

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8/8/13 1:26 PM by McCorkledbyMartialArtsMixed


UGCTT_Capnsavem site profile image  

8/8/13 1:24 PM by UGCTT_Capnsavem

Zombie is right. You gotta shoot him in the dome or lop it off to stop this man.