South Korea’s Choi Seung-woo gets his arm raised after beating Youssef Zalal of Morocco via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas in February. Photo: Zuffa LLC South Korea’s Choi Seung-woo gets his arm raised after beating Youssef Zalal of Morocco via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas in February. Photo: Zuffa LLC
South Korea’s Choi Seung-woo gets his arm raised after beating Youssef Zalal of Morocco via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas in February. Photo: Zuffa LLC

UFC: South Korean fighter Choi Seung-woo’s journey from DMZ to featherweight fairy tale

  • ‘Sting’ starts dreaming of featherweight title as Las Vegas triumph marks turning point in UFC career
  • Choi forged fighting mission in the hills of Sokcho by North Korean border, with just his father and some training pads

Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
South Korea’s Choi Seung-woo gets his arm raised after beating Youssef Zalal of Morocco via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas in February. Photo: Zuffa LLC South Korea’s Choi Seung-woo gets his arm raised after beating Youssef Zalal of Morocco via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas in February. Photo: Zuffa LLC
South Korea’s Choi Seung-woo gets his arm raised after beating Youssef Zalal of Morocco via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas in February. Photo: Zuffa LLC
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