All posts tagged "fighting"

  • Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters Choo Sung-hoon (left) and Kim Dong-hyun (Korea Times file)
    UFC fighter Kim Dong-hyun to face Dominic Waters in Seoul

    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter Kim Dong-hyun will face the American fighter Dominic Waters at the promotion’s first-ever live event in Seoul, the UFC said Sunday. Kim (20-3-1), previously scheduled to fight Jorge Masvidal (29-9-0) in a...

    • Posted November 16, 2015
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  • kim dong hyuk
    UFC’s Kim Dong-hyun ready for dream come true

    By Nam Hyun-woo Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter Kim Dong-hyun’s career has run parallel to the growth of mixed martial arts (MMA) in Korea. As Koreans have become huge English Premier League (EPL) fans, after former Manchester...

    • Posted October 15, 2015
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  • Ben Henderson, a UFC fighter born to a Korean-American mother and an African-American father, speaks during a press conference in Seoul on Sept. 8, 2015. (Yonhap)
    Competing in mother’s native land “humbling” experience for UFC’s Ben Henderson

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — For Ben Henderson, an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter born between a Korean American mother and an African American father, competing in his mother’s native land will be a “humbling” experience. Henderson will take...

    • Posted September 9, 2015
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