The #8 UFC featherweight contender, Dan Ige, will step inside the octagon against Chan Sung Jung aka The Korean Zombie at UFC Vegas 29. Ahead of this bout, here we take a look at 5 things you need to know about Dan Ige.
Ige has a spectacular amateur MMA record of 4-1 with one victory coming via a first-round submission (triangle choke).
'50K' has held 2 amateur titles in Hawaii. He is a two-time Hawaii state MMA champion.
Ige is also a brown belt in Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu and Judo.
Ige went to Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa, where he studied kinesiology and nutrition.
Before his MMA glory, '50K' used to work in the line of construction.