20 February 2013 18:31 | By Jeremy Lim, xinmsn Sports
Eddie Ng: Once bullied for being Asian, now a fearsome MMA fighter

Eddie Ng was a victim of bullying and racism during his school days in the UK. Today he is a fast, hard-hitting MMA fighter hungry for a win at the upcoming ONE FC event

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Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Eddie “The Magician” Ng has been away from the ring for almost a year, but now returns stronger than ever, with a more all-rounded game using a variety of takedown, striking and grappling moves.

The Hong Kong-born, Singapore-based Ng says that training at Evolve MMA gym with top fighters and instructors from various disciplines, including Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, Wrestling and Boxing, has better prepared him for the unpredictability of MMA fighting.

He hopes to put that training to good use in his upcoming battle with the more experienced French fighter Arnaud Lepont at ONE Fighting Championship: Kings & Champions, which will be held on 5 April at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.

xinmsn caught up with the 26-year-old at the gym to get to know this up-and-coming Asian star. Click on the images above to read more.

Feb 21, 2013 8:20PM
I hate racism it's everywhere.. I'm glad he fought his way out of it to succesful person
Feb 22, 2013 3:12AM

Not being scared when Mount Tai collapses before one's eyes; not being frightened when the thunder claps nearby. Good luck, mate.

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