ONE Championship: Know About the Incredible ONE Mom Athletes on the Occasion of Mother’s Day

Published 05/09/2022, 6:03 AM EDT

ONE Championship had a women’s bout headlining the biggest show in the promotion’s history, if not the biggest martial arts show ever. Not only did the two women, Angela Lee & Stamp Fairtex, involved in the bout deserve that spot, but also elevated the card with their presence.

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The main event saw the champion, Angela Lee, marking her name in the history books. Subsequently, ‘Unstoppable’ defended her throne against the ferocious Thai fighter to become the first-ever mom-champ in ONE Championship history.

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Apart from Angela Lee, there are other athletes that are competing for the promotion and also serving their duties as a mother. Thus, on Mother’s Day, the ‘Home of Mixed Martial Arts’ celebrated these fierce warriors.

“Happy Mother’s Day to the moms that guide us with resilience, strength, patience, and perseverance, and go above and beyond for us every day  @angelaleemma@allycia_phuketfightclub@alonarassokhina90@juliemezabarba@hertati88,” the promotion posted on their Instagram account.
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Let’s know about some other Mom fighters & their journey in the promotion.

Mom-Fighters in ONE Championship

Allycia Araujo:

Allycia Araujo aka Allycia Hellen Rodrigues is the current Atomweight Muay Thai World Champion. She won the gold against Stamp Fairtex in her debut bout in ONE Championship.

Alyona Rassohyna:

Ukrainian fighter, Rassohyna, in her two MMA bouts in the promotion, fought Stamp Fairtex twice. Though she won the first one, Fairtex got the better of her in the rematch.

Julie Mezabarba:

Brazilian fighter, Mezabarba, made her sensational promotional debut against ONE vet Mei Yamaguchi with a unanimous decision win. However, in her next bout against Nong Stamp, she saw the judges’ result against her.

Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol:

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The Indonesian fighter made her ONE Championship debut back in 2017 and has since fought 12 times in the promotion, going 7-5 inside the ONE Circle.

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In conclusion, these incredible women defied the norm and made a name for themselves in one of the toughest, most grueling sports on the planet, and that too on the biggest platform possible.

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Deepak Kumar

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Deepak Kumar is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. His love for MMA comes from the chaos and violence the fight game brings to the table. A BJJ aspirant, Deepak began following the sport as a casual fan when Ronda Rousey was finishing her opponents in seconds.

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