Date: Dec 04, 2016
By: Cobus du Plessis / Staff reporter
Taiwanese judo black belt Jenny Huang remained undefeated as she clinched the first-ever foot choke
victory in ONE Championship history, overcoming a near-dominant performance from the Philippines’ April Osenio in their women’s atomweight (47.7kg to 52.2kg) bout on Friday.
Huang had her hands full in the third fight of the night in mixed martial arts organization ONE Championship’s “Age of Domination” event at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines, but began to time her takedowns more efficiently and finished the bout 4 minutes, 28 seconds into the second round.
The submission victory is 25-year-old Huang’s third in five pro fights.
On whether she thinks the win earned her a shot at Angela Lee’s world championship belt, Huang, Taiwan’s first professional female mixed martial artist, was hesitant. [FULL STORY]