From swordsmanship to tai chi and animal-style kung fu, some incredible women, such as Mulan, have mastered martial arts over the years. Photo: Mulan

Forget Bruce Lee and Ip Man – Mulan and 4 more female Chinese martial arts masters who could fight with fists of fury

Yuenü allegedly beat 3,000 other swordsmen at a contest during the Zhou kingdom, Mulan has a form of tai chi named after her, and Wu Mei created a kung fu fighting style based on animal movements and adapted for human limbs

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From swordsmanship to tai chi and animal-style kung fu, some incredible women, such as Mulan, have mastered martial arts over the years. Photo: Mulan
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