UFC 261: how Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas use ancient martial arts for modern form of combat

//UFC 261: how Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas use ancient martial arts for modern form of combat

UFC 261: how Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas use ancient martial arts for modern form of combat

Scroll through the social media accounts of Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas, in the lead-up to their fight for the strawweight title at UFC 261 on April 24, and you’ll witness martial arts styles that add to the intrigue surrounding a bout that already promises to be an epic.On one side you have Zhang (21-1), and the clips of her championing the traditions of Chinese martial arts such as kung fu in her rise to the strawweight title. On the other there is American Namajunas (9-4), who can be…

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