August 24, 2020 7:39 pm
Ritu saw a rare emotional side of father Mahavir Phogat during these five months — her longest uninterrupted stretch in Singapore since signing the contract with ONE Championship in 2019.
April 22, 2020 5:26 pm
Living away from family during the coronavirus-forced lockdown, Indian wrestler-turned-mixed martial arts fighter Ritu Phogat said she is using the break to increase her strength and stamina besides working on mental toughness.
February 29, 2020 2:21 am
It wasn't the first-round knockout that Ritu Phogat had been hoping for, but Friday's decision win should be more reassuring. The wrestler-turned-MMA fighter took Wu Chiao Chen of China down at will over three rounds, taking her MMA record to 2-0.
February 28, 2020 10:22 pm
Ritu Phogat's victory against China's Wu Chiao Chen follows a sizzling debut last year where she finished Nam Hee Kim in the first round by technical knockout.
February 28, 2020 12:36 am
The coronavirus outbreak prompted promoters to convert the 'King of the Jungle' event into an empty arena show for broadcast only.
February 19, 2020 8:39 am
Since signing with One Championship last February, Asian and Under-23 Worlds medallist Ritu Phogat has been living and training in Singapore.
February 18, 2020 1:01 pm
Ritu Phogat's "King Of The Jungle" bout against China’s Wu Chiao Chen will go on as planned, but just without the fans. A full refund will be offered to the fans who had purchased tickets for the event.
February 12, 2020 8:02 pm
Ritu Phogat discusses her next bout against China's Wu Chiao Chen on February 28, the importance of staying aggressive in a fight and how reigning UFC Lightweight Champion inspires her.
November 17, 2019 9:19 am
On Saturday, the 25-year-old answered all questions, in a debut that was as good as it gets. Sure, a 10-second knockout would have been more hysterical. But Ritu's 3minute40second-dismantling of South Korea's Nam Hee Kim ticked all the boxes.
November 16, 2019 7:35 pm
Ritu Phogat, the former Commonwealth gold medallist, triumphed over her South Korean opponent Kim Nam-hee in just over 3 minutes at One Championship's Age of Dragons event.