Prominent Sports Reporter Helen Yee Looking to Pursue Her Childhood Dream – Asks Fans For Support

Published 02/12/2022, 10:00 AM EST

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Helen Yee is one of the most prominent names in the combat sports world. She is a very well-known sports reporter and producer and is seen interviewing some of the biggest names in the game.

She has her own YouTube channel and hosts a podcast along with ‘The Schmo.’ She is also the producer and host of the ‘Eyes On The Game’ sports show. However, now she has decided to make a huge change in her career. Yee, who likes to stay in shape and posts her workout videos now and then, has decided to pursue her childhood dream. She posted the update on social media.

In a post, she wrote, “Life Update: Been thinking of the right words to say, but want to keep it real with everyone before I keep getting questions about it. My childhood dream is to qualify for Olympic Trials in swimming. I won’t feel satisfied if I don’t do EVERYTHING possible to achieve my dream and be an athlete to my full potential.”


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“You might notice big changes in my appearance (f**k vanity) but I’m willing to do what it takes to reach that dream. I hope you guys will continue to support me as a reporter & my journey as an athlete. No sacrifice, no victory. All love.”

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It is unclear how much time will she be able to give to reporting, but her followers would be excited for the new chapter in her life.

Helen Yee recently interviewed Jiri Prochazka

Jiri Prochazka is the next contender for the UFC light heavyweight title. He is one of the brightest stars in the UFC right now and is a very dangerous fighter. He recently moved his camp to Fight Ready to train with Henry Cejudo and Jon Jones.


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Helen Yee recently caught up with him and talked about many things. During the conversation, he also revealed his favorite fighter, and it is someone nobody expected. His favorite fighter is Scorpion, from the game Mortal Kombat.


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He said that he was fast and smart and has effective attacks. But there are more characters that he likes.


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Yee is a big name and has a big fan following. Her fans would be hoping for her to resume the reporting work while also pursuing her dream.


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Arunaditya Aima


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Arunaditya is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports. Having completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Multimedia Journalism from IIJNM, Arunaditya aspires to be an important voice in the world of MMA and interview the likes of Jon Jones, Conor McGregor, Amanda Nunes, and other such superstars of the sport. He has followed the sport for over a decade and is an ardent fan of Georges St-Pierre, who he believes is the greatest of all time.
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