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Malaysia’s Jihin Radzuan earns her first ONE Championship win

Jihin Radzuan, Puja Tomar

Jihin Radzuan, Puja Tomar

Malaysian fighter Jihin “Shadowcat” Radzuan won her first bout under ONE Championship on March 9, 2018. It was a sweet victory as she had her successful promotional debut in front of her countrymen at “ONE: Visions of Victory.”

Radzuan submitted Puja Tomar of India via triangle choke at 2:23 of Round 1 in the atomweight division. It was refereed by Kemp Cheng.

While “ONE: Visions of Victory” marked Radzuan’s promotional debut, it was the second bout of Tomar under the promotion. The Indian contender fought her first bout under the promotion on November 24, 2017 at “ONE: Immortal Pursuit” at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.

At “ONE: Immortal Pursuit,” Tomar was submitted by Tiffany “No Chill” Teo of Singapore via armbar at 4:07 of Round 1. It was the Indian fighter’s second loss as a professional MMA fighter.

Now, Radzuan is an undefeated fighter with 2 wins. The first opponent she defeated was Masrina “Iron Maiden” Hamka of Indonesia.

Hamka lost to Radzuan on July 15, 2017. The Malaysian fighter knocked out her Indonesian opponent via punches at 2:21 of Round 1 at “Ultimate Beatdown 23: Legends Never Die” at the Plaza Sentosa in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

“ONE: Visions of Victory” took place at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was headlined by hometown hero Gianni Subba, 25, of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Filipino-Australian Reece “Lightning” McLaren, 26, of Australia.

Watch a short recap of “ONE: Visions of Victory” here:

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