Heili Alateng (right) from China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region lands a punch on Batgerel Danaa of Mongolia during their UFC bantamweight bout in Shenzhen in August. Alateng won by unanimous decision.

UFC in China on the rise, with the most MMA fighters in Asia and a world champion in Zhang Weili

  • Of the 23 fighters from Asia competing in UFC events today, 10 are from China, and the country could eclipse the US as the sport’s No 1 market
  • Former Hong Kong Olympic swimmer Matthew Kwok hopes to promote MMA in China with his Legend Fighting Championship
Topic |   MMA

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Heili Alateng (right) from China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region lands a punch on Batgerel Danaa of Mongolia during their UFC bantamweight bout in Shenzhen in August. Alateng won by unanimous decision.
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Train like a champion marathon runner: Lukas Wambua Muteti demonstrating warm-up exercises in his training sessions in Hong Kong. Photo: May Tse

Running tips for marathon hopefuls from a Kenyan champion: motivation, avoiding injuries, mindset and more

  • Professional marathon runner Lukas Wambua Muteti has raced across Asia for the last decade, and shares his skills in training sessions in Hong Kong
  • He says many people starting out jump into group sessions with experienced runners, something that is unlikely to end well
Topic |   Health and wellness

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Train like a champion marathon runner: Lukas Wambua Muteti demonstrating warm-up exercises in his training sessions in Hong Kong. Photo: May Tse
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