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Alexander Volkanovski continued his promising title reign Saturday when he defended featherweight gold agains Chan Sung Jung in the UFC 273 main event.
Volkanovski (24-1 MMA, 11-0 UFC) extended his remarkable winning streak to 21 consecutive fights, and registered a third title defense, with a fourth-round TKO victory over “The Korean Zombie” Jung (17-7 MMA, 7-4 UFC) in the headlining matchup, which took place at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla.
Check below for the top Twitter reactions to Volkanovski’s win over Jung at UFC 273.
Swiping left from TKZ starts the fight. Volkanovski with a low kick. Left hook for Volkanovski. And a body kick. Hooks traded inside. Both men get their heads snapped back. TKZ with a low kick. #UFC273
— Bloody Elbow (@BloodyElbow) April 10, 2022
Zombie just doin zombie things
— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) April 10, 2022
Volkanovski’s speed is off the charts. Not talked about enough. #UFC273
— Danny Segura (@dannyseguratv) April 10, 2022
John Hyon Ko
That jab is damaging TKZ. Some furious exchanges but Volk is in control. 10-8 #UFC273
— John Hyon Ko (@JHKMMA) April 10, 2022
Man, Volkanovski is absolutely on point tonight. That legendary Zombie chin going to be needed if he’s to secure an upset, it seems. #UFC273
— John Morgan (@JohnMorgan_MMA) April 10, 2022
Volkanovski is so damn sharp tonight. #UFC273
— Brian Campbell (@BCampbell) April 10, 2022
Left by Volk wobbles Zombie again
— Kevin Iole (@KevinI) April 10, 2022
*zombie throws a front kick*
Joe Rogan: “Yeah they were calling for that in the corner…in Korean.”
How dafuq does Joe know that?! 😂
— Robbie Fox (@RobbieBarstool) April 10, 2022
The amount of damage Zombie is taking and has taken worries me.
— Steven Marrocco (@MMAFightingSM) April 10, 2022
Volkanovski is on point tonight #UFC273
— Shane Burgos (@HurricaneShaneB) April 10, 2022
Zombie so game but as the old timers would say, he gets insulted if you miss him. #UFC273
— Teddy Atlas (@TeddyAtlasReal) April 10, 2022
Volk looks incredible tonight 😳 #UFC273
— Cub Swanson (@CubSwanson) April 10, 2022
Some of these takedown attempts are barely takedown attempts. He’s just pushing Zombie off of him and resetting to favorable distance when they break.
— Luke Thomas (@lthomasnews) April 10, 2022
Herb Dean with the mercy stoppage. And Still. Alexander Volkanovski defends. #UFC273
— Mike Bohn (@MikeBohnMMA) April 10, 2022
Herb great job!!!
— Mike “Biggie” Rhodes (@TeamRocBiggie) April 10, 2022
Bet on Volk in the 4th ! Let’s go !
— Platinum Mike Perry (@PlatinumPerry) April 10, 2022