UFC 163 on Saturday, take a look at some of the impressive UFC/WEC records held by champion Jose Aldo (22-1) and his challenger, Chan Sung Jung (19-3)." /> Aldo vs. Jung: Featherweight Facts | UFC ® - News
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Aldo vs. Jung: Featherweight Facts

Before their title clash at UFC 163 on Saturday, take a look at some of the impressive UFC/WEC records held by champion Jose Aldo (22-1) and his challenger, Chan Sung Jung (19-3).
12
Most wins of any featherweight, a record held by Jose Aldo

50
Percent more wins he has than the 145er with the second-most wins

8
Most wins by knockout in the featherweight division, a record held by Jose Aldo

166
Percent more knockout wins he has than the 145er with the second-most KOs

6.2
Time, in seconds, of the fastest knockout in featherweight history, Chan Sung Jung's win over Mark Hominick at UFC 140 (watch)

8
Time, in seconds, of the second-fastest knockout in featherweight history, Jose Aldo's win over Cub Swanson at WEC 41 (watch)

7
Number of career knockdowns by Jose Aldo, the most in featherweight history

503
Total number of significant strikes landed by Leonard Garcia, the most in 145-pound history (Aldo is runner-up with 495 strikers)

1
Rank of Jose Aldo on lists of featherweights with the best striking and takedown defense

5
Number of post-fight bonuses Chan Sung Jung has won in his last five fights

2010
Year in which Jose Aldo was named UFC champion after the WEC/UFC merger

44
WEC event at which Jose Aldo defeated Mike Brown to take the featherweight title (watch)

4
Number of times he's defended his title

2
Number of times he's defended his title against a fighter who'd previously fought in a higher weight class (Kenny Florian and Frankie Edgar)

326
Number of times we've re-watched Jose Aldo kicking a ball through a hoop on YouTube

16
Number of UFC championship rounds in which Aldo has fought

3
Number of knockouts via knees by Aldo, a total only bested in the UFC by Thiago Alves, who has four (and tied by Anderson Silva)

4:59
Time in the first round of Jose Aldo's UFC 143 knockout of Chad Mendes (watch)

4:59
Time in the second round of Chan Sung Jung's UFN 24 submission of Leonard Garcia (watch)

0
Number of fighters in the UFC besides Chan Sung Jung who have won via Twister

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