Chan Sung Jung officially out of UFN 23, Rani Yahya awaits opponent

Former WEC fan-favourite, Chan Sung Jung has officially withdrawn from UFC Fight Night 23 in Fort Hood, Texas on January 22nd, leaving proposed opponent, Rani Yahya waiting for a replacement.

A source close to “The Korean Zombie” confirmed the news today, with a replacement being sought by the Las Vegas based promotion.

Jung has earned himself a lot of respect from the fans in while comepting in the WEC even though his last two fights look like this, a split decision loss to Leonard Garcia at WEC 48 in a fight that is contender for “Fight of the Year”, and before being stopped in the second round via head kick knockout at the hands of George Roop months later.

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