31 May '17, 9pm

Singapore's Angela Lee has quickly become a rising star in the world of mixed martial arts.

Singapore's Angela Lee has quickly become a rising star in the world of mixed martial arts.

Mixed martial arts fighter Angela Lee has had a busy month. The Hawaii-based 20 year old flew into Singapore last week, doing last-minute training sessions and media interviews ahead of her fight Friday, where she defended her ONE Championship atomweight title against Brazilian challenger Istela Nunes in a bout that ended in the second round with Nunes submitting to a choke from Lee. Post by NBC News . While Lee said she still gets nervous before her matches, she tries to stay calm and save all the energy for the fight. "Usually, I try to rest and close my eyes [right before a match], Lee told NBC News. "I do a lot of visualization thinking about my game plan, what I'm going to do in my fight." “ Mixed martial arts is not just about fighting and stepping inside the cage; it’s about developing yourself and learning about yourself.” Last May, Lee — then 19 years old — defeat...

Full article: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/mma-champion-an...

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