Sports

Anita Karim, a Pakistani MMA fighter, wins against her Australian opponent

Anita Karim, a Pakistani MMA fighter, wins against her Australian opponent

Anita Karim, Pakistan’s first female mixed martial arts (MMA) competitor, won her match against Australia’s Uyen Ha by unanimous decision at Lumpinee Stadium in Bangkok under the umbrella of Fairtex Fight Promotion.

According to reports, the Hunza-born fighter, who is 25 years old, overpowered her opponent in all three rounds of the bantamweight match.

Anita’s victory was announced on Twitter by her brother, who stated that Anita is the only Pakistani martial artist to have competed at the famed Lumpinee Stadium.

Advertisement

The Hunza fighter, dubbed “the arm collector,” has earned numerous awards throughout her career. In 2019, she rose to prominence after defeating Indonesian opponent Gita Suharsono in the One Warrior Series (OWS).

RELATED: Wasim, Nawaz lead Pakistan to ODI series victory over the West Indies

Read more on Latest Sports News on Pakistanlounge.pk

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Sports

Sahir Imran is Sports Editor at Pakistan Lounge and joined in December 2019. Formerly sports reporter at a local news channel

More in Sports

Asad Rauf

Former Pakistani Upmire Asad Rauf Owns a Clothing Shop in Pakistan

Ahmed KhanJune 25, 2022
Pakistan VS Srilanka Schedule 2022

Pakistan Vs Srilanka Schedule 2022: Pakistan Tour Of Sri Lanka

Sahir ImranJune 25, 2022
Shehroze Kashif

Pakistani mountaineer Shehroze Kashif disappointed with government

Sahir ImranJune 25, 2022
Hassan Ali

Hassan Ali vacationing with wife Samiya Hassan Ali, video goes viral

Web DeskJune 25, 2022
Faizan Akbar

Faizan Akbar, Pakistani swimmer, vanishes in Hungary

Sahir ImranJune 24, 2022
Arshad Nadeem

Arshad Nadeem is prepared to compete in the world athletics championship

Sahir ImranJune 22, 2022
Zaheer Abbas ICU

Zaheer Abbas has been transferred to the ICU in London

Sahir ImranJune 22, 2022
Kristin Harila

Kristin Harila a Norwegian climber launches attempt to scale Nanga Parbat

Ahmed KhanJune 19, 2022
Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler scores his second-fastest century as England broke their own Highest ODI Total record

Sahir ImranJune 17, 2022

Pakistan lounge is Pakistan’s premiere magazine for news in politics, technology, entertainment, health and fashion etc.

Copyright © 2022 Pakistan Lounge