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Meet Nor ‘Phoenix’ Diana, Malaysia's hijab-wearing wrestler pinning down men

A hijab-wearing, diminutive Malaysian wrestler known as “Phoenix” cuts an unusual figure in the ring, a female Muslim fighter taking on hulking opponents in a male-dominated world.Dressed in flame-patterned trousers, a black and orange hijab and top, Nor Diana uses sophisticated moves to throw and pin down her larger rivals in front of hundreds of cheering spectators.Standing just 155 centimetres (five foot, one inch) tall and weighing 43 kilograms (six stone, 10 pounds), her speed and agility…... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline, plus more articles from around Thailand and Asia like, Meet Nor ‘Phoenix’ Diana, Malaysia's hijab-wearing wrestler pinning down men, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give us a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you leave. Thank you Meet Nor ‘Phoenix’ Diana, Malaysia's hijab-wearing wrestler pinning down men

 

 

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Published By: SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST - Wednesday, 17 July

 

 

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