SINGAPORE – Indo-Canadian Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Arjan Singh Bhullar created history on Saturday as he won the ONE Heavyweight World title. He became the first Indian-origin Mixed Martial Arts World Champion to win the title which took place at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.
Arjan’s win was celebrated by many celebrities including Bollywood and international actor Randeep Hooda who took to Twitter to share the MMA professional’s picture. Randeep wrote, “Arjan Singh Bhullar creates history by becoming the first ever champion from India in #MMA @TheOneASB @ONEChampionship.”
The MMA win was a huge one for Arjan and he also expressed his excitement on Twitter. He wrote, “I am humbled by the outpouring of love and support from across the (globe). As my inner circle knows this camp we were tested more than in any other, yet the faith and belief held firm. Life has taught me time and again that when something is meant to be, nobody and nothing can stop it from happening. I love you all. God has been great. I will carry this belt with pride. I will represent the company @onechampionship proudly. I will represent the (Indian) community respectfully…”