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Puja Tomar becomes first Indian to win in UFC

Updated on: 10 June,2024 08:08 AM IST  |  Kentucky
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Debutant Tomar eked out a 30-27, 27-30, 29-28 split-decision win over Brazil’s Rayanne dos Santos in the straw-weight (52kg) bout on Saturday. “This win is not my win. This win is for all Indian fans and fighters,” Tomar told Sony Sport Network

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India’s Puja Tomar scripted history as she became the first mixed martial arts fighter from the country to win a bout at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in UFC Louisville here.


Debutant Tomar eked out a 30-27, 27-30, 29-28 split-decision win over Brazil’s Rayanne dos Santos in the straw-weight (52kg) bout on Saturday. “This win is not my win. This win is for all Indian fans and fighters,” Tomar told Sony Sport Network.


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