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Light Heavyweight Division



Da Woon Jung

Light Heavyweight Division

15-4-1 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


Wins by Submission


First Round Finishes

Da Woon Jung

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Learn more about Da Woon Jung's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Place of Birth
Daegu, South Korea
Trains at
Korean Top Team - Seoul, South Korea
Fighting style
Octagon Debut
Aug. 31, 2019
Leg reach
  • Pro since 2015

  • 11 wins by KO, two by submission (arm triangle, guillotine)

  • Six first round finishes

  • 14-3-1 in his last 18 fights

UFC 293 (9/9/23) Jung was submitted by Carlos Ulberg via rear naked choke at 4:49 of the third round 

UFC Fight Night (2/4/23) Jung lost a three round unanimous decision to Devin Clark 

UFC on ABC (7/16/22) Jung was knocked out by Dustin Jacoby at 3:13 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (11/13/21) Jung knocked out Kennedy Nzechukwu at 3:04 of the first round

UFC on ABC (4/10/21) Jung won a three round unanimous decision over William Knight

UFC 254 (10/24/20) Jung fought to a three-round draw with Sam Alvey

UFC Fight Night (12/21/19) Jung knocked out Mike Rodriguez at 1:04 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (8/31/19) Jung submitted Khadis Ibragimov via guillotine choke at 2:00 of the third round

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training for MMA five years ago, but I boxed when I was little. I was a bad kid, and MMA

helped straighten me out.  It gave me purpose and discipline.

What ranks and titles have you held? Before I joined the UFC I was the HEAT light heavyweight champion

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's a dream.  I want to make history here.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I'm currently attending college

What was your job before you started fighting? I was a student

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Blue belt in BJJ

Favorite grappling technique: Arm triangle choke

Favorite Striking technique: Jab-cross