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What Happened To Victoria Lee From One Championship?

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What Happened To Victoria Lee From One Championship?

What happened to Victoria Lee from one championship? The MMA fans and community stood at a standstill when they learned about what happened to Victoria. The 18-year-old budding MMA star shocked her fans with a piece of sudden demise news. So what led to her death?

We will be revealing everything when it comes to the story behind her demise. Let’s decode! Angela Lee who is Vic’s elder sibling wrote on social networking site that her younger sister recently died on December 26. Vic’s death’s cause wasn’t made public. According to Angela Lee, her family has been crushed ever since she passed away.

“She is missed. Than anything else in the world. Never again will our family be the same. Never again will life be the same. “Sis, you are sorely missed. Greater than you could imagine. We are all damaged. Because you left us with bits of yourself that were torn out of each of us, never will we be the same again.” Her elder sister remarked.

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Who is Victoria Lee?

Victoria Sun Lee was born in mid-May 2004, in Wahiawa, Hawaii, to a mom who is a Canadian native, Jewelz Lee, and a Chinese-Singaporean dad Ken Lee, who went on to be her trainer. They shared a home in Mililani alongside her two brothers, Christian and Angela, both champions of the world, and their wives,  Katie Lee and Bruno Pucci.

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Victoria Lee.

It was, to put it mildly, a family affair there at their residence Mililani. Her 17-year-old bro Adrian Lee, a member of the fourth Lee family, just claimed an amateur MMA championship in Hilo, Hawaii. After his victory, Victoria took a picture with him for her last Instagram post.

In early February of 2021, Victoria made her amateur MMA start with ONE, beating Thailand’s Sunisa Srisen via rear-naked neck submission in just over a min. ONE chairman Chatri Sityodtong expressed his admiration for Victoria’s outstanding performance after the match.

The fact that Victoria is just 16 years old still baffles me. I could not tie my own bootlaces when I was sixteen. The following July, Lee experienced her second bout and nailed the same. In very little than three minutes, she defeated China’s Wang Luping with just an armbar for another swift defeat.

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Victoria (left) and Angela (right).

 

Six weeks later, she returned to the ONE Circle for the third time, and the story was the same: she had beaten Victoria Souza from Brazil through a first-round TKO.

What Happened to Victoria Lee From One Championship?

The MMA star, who was just 18 years old, was revealed to have died by her sister on December 16, 2022. The family took time to make this news public, and the sister of Victoria shared a mourning post vis Instagram reporting Lee’s demise on January 9, 2023. The cause of Victoria Ls passing remains unknown.

However, fans can participate in the star’s mourning as the family has organized a memorial service before her burial on January 22. Her elder sister Angela, the ONE Atomweight MMA Champion, verified her sister’s death after it was formally revealed by the Valley of the Shrines Memorial Park & Mortuaries in Kaneohe recently. She passed away last year in December in Hawaii.

What did One Championship’s CEO Chatri say about her demise?

Victoria Lee was honored following her passing at 18 by the chair and Chief of ONE Championship, Chatri Sityodtong. Vic Lee’s death has left me inconsolable, stated Chatri via a Fb post. “As soon as Vic turned 11, I got the chance to meet her.

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Angela with siblings.

Over the years, I saw her develop both as a martial arts master and a person. I’ve always reflected on how mature, considerate, and unselfish she was for her age. Even before then, she was undoubtedly a remarkable martial arts talent, but I could tell she had so much more.

Victoria had a great mind and the cleanest heart of gold, said Chatri. She put others’ needs ahead of her own. She desired to contribute to the world with her life. Victoria was a beautiful and priceless soul, and I will always cherish that. Victoria, may you be at peace.

I send Jewelz, Ken, Christian, Angela, Adrian, and their family members my love, thoughts, strength, and light. I am genuinely devastated by your loss—God’s blessings upon you. The reason behind Lee’s death remains unknown, and we respect the family’s privacy to maintain their right to stay quiet. We hope the family gets the courage to cope with her passing.

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