Another of the Lee siblings has joined the 1 Championship family, and she’s bought the “prodigy” label hooked up to her.
Victoria Lee, a 16-12 months-aged prospect who is the young sister of A single atomweight champion Angela Lee and Just one lightweight champ Christian Lee, has signed with the promotion, 1 officials announced Thursday.
“I truly feel incredibly excited and enthusiastic to be aspect of the world’s biggest martial arts group, 1 Championship,” Victoria Lee said. “Inspired by looking at my more mature brother and sister compete on the most important global stage of martial arts competition, I am completely ready to consider my career to the following amount and compete with the world’s finest martial arts athletes. I want to thank my mothers and fathers for training me and guiding me, and for making it possible for me to chase my dreams. I assure all the followers that I will go on to train difficult and build my skills, and that I’ll be prepared when I get the contact to phase inside of the A person circle.”
Lee’s resume includes a 2019 IMMAF junior globe title, two Pankration junior titles, and a 2019 Hawaii condition wrestling championship. She is also a 15-time NAGA professional champion.
Her sister Angela sang her praises, as effectively.
“I am so joyful for Victoria and particularly very pleased of her,” Angela stated. “She is a extremely gifted and pushed younger lady. She explained to us that this is her desire – to be a experienced fighter – and as a family, we are likely to assistance her completely. Victoria is a gifted athlete and all people will be witness to that when she tends to make her debut. All over time, there have been a handful of gifted younger Olympians, many years more youthful than their rivals, but they managed to increase previously mentioned and shine via with their God-given expertise, dedication, and hard function. I have self confidence in our coach, our household and in Victoria that she is ready for this next amount of competitiveness.
“Victoria is understanding the exact same points today as me … Blended martial arts is meant to evolve, and we as athletes should adapt and evolve with it. Victoria is a portion of this upcoming generation that has been born and elevated with MMA as a entire. The transitions are seamless. There are no gaps. She is however discovering and enhancing every single day, but certainly, she is currently much far better than I was at her age.”
1 officers did not announce a debut day or opponent for Victoria Lee. Neither Angela Lee nor Christian Lee have their upcoming bouts announced, both.