Asia’s One Championship made its mark in the women’s divisions this year and one highlight sub stood out.
Jenny Huang is taking home the WMMA Press Award for the 2016 Submission of the Year.
The awards are voted on by the WMMA Press committee, a set of journalists that have covered the female divisions of martial arts for years on may different levels.
Six journalists who voted on the award:
- Gina Begley – Pro WMMA Now / Bluegrass MMA
- Charlie Jewett – CJ’s Report (covering Asian MMA)
- Yael Grauer – TheSportsPost.com
- MarQ Piocos – WombatSports.com
- Elias Stefanescu – Ground and Pound (Germany)
- Kristin Ursy – Women’s MMA Round-up
It was December when Huang faced April Osenio at ONE Championship: Age of Domination. Late in the second round, Huang pulled off a gogoplata to get the tap. It was the one straight choke gogoplata of the year.
Huang faces Angela Lee this coming Saturday at One Championship in Bangkok, Thailand for the atomweight title.
Congratulations Jenny Huang for the 2016 WMMA Press Awards Submission of the Year.