India in shock as wrestling sensation Ritu Phogat quits for MMA with One Championship

//India in shock as wrestling sensation Ritu Phogat quits for MMA with One Championship

India in shock as wrestling sensation Ritu Phogat quits for MMA with One Championship

Indian wrestling chiefs were left blindsided after wrestling sensation Ritu Phogat gave up her chance at chasing Olympic glory to compete in mixed martial arts with One Championship.One of India’s biggest prospects for glory at the Tokyo 2020 Games, the 24-year-old Phogat has signed a multi-fight deal with One, the Singapore-based promotion announced on Tuesday.“It’s time for a new journey, a new challenge, a new beginning, but the goal will remain the same – to represent my country and win…

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