A second Dong Hyun Kim has been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 79 event, replacing Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Dominique Steele.
Sure to cause confusion, “The Stun Gun” Dong Hyun Kim will fight in the co-main event, while “Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim opens the UFC Fight Pass main card from Seoul, South Korea.
Maestro has a record of 13-6-3, but is 7-1 over his last eight, earning all his wins via stoppage. He steps in for Lim, who suffered an injury in training.
Below is the current lineup:
MAIN CARD (UFC Fight Pass/8 a.m. ET)
Welterweight: Benson Henderson vs. Jorge Masvidal
Welterweight: Dong Hyun Kim vs. Dominic Waters
Welterweight: Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Alberto Mina
Welterweight: Dong Hyun Kim vs. Dominique Steele
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/4:45 a.m. ET)
Featherweight: Doo Ho Choi vs. Sam Sicilia
Featherweight: Yui Chul Nam vs. Mike de la Torre
Middleweight: Dongi Yang vs. Jake Collier
Lightweight: Tae Hyun Bang vs. Leo Kuntz
Strawweight: Cortney Casey vs. Seo Hee Ham
Flyweight: Fredy Serrano vs. Yao Zhikui
Bantamweight: Marcos Beltran vs. Ning Guangyou