Indian MMA Fighter Puja Tomar Creates History at UFC

Puja Tomar, a 28-year-old Indian MMA fighter from Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, made history by becoming the first Indian to win a bout in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). She defeated Rayanne Amanda dos Santos via split decision at UFC Louisville 2024. Tomar, a former national Wushu champion, had previously competed in various championships, including Matrix Fight Night and One Championship. Her victory is seen as a significant milestone for Indian MMA, as she aims to prove that Indian fighters are not losers and will soon become UFC champions.

What is Anti-doping in Sports? Explained

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Why Indian Football Team Didn’t Wear Boots at Olympic Games 1948?

In 1948, as independent Indian football team took the field for the first time at the Olympics, the world watched in surprise! 🇮🇳⚽️ Eight players chose to defy footwear, playing barefoot against France. It wasn’t a lack of shoes, but a testament to their skill honed on dusty grounds. Though they fell short 2-1, their talent and unique style left a lasting impression!