After record-setting dominance, Jun Yong Park of course would fight Khamzat Chimaev

ABU DHABI – Jun Yong Park beat John Phillips with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 38 in Abu Dhabi.

Take a look inside the fight with Park, who picked up his second straight win after a loss in his promotional debut in August 2019.

Park on improving his wrestling

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – OCTOBER 18: (R-L) Jun Yong Park of South Korea punches John Phillips of Wales in their middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 18, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

“I didn’t sweat the finish too much. Obviously it was a little frustrating. But I was really happy with my wrestling performance. This whole training camp was all wrestling, and it was an area I wasn’t confident in, but they made me confident training it every day. I’m happy to see the results of that training.”

Park on what he wants next

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