Malaysia’s hijab-wearing pro-wrestler out to prove critics wrong | Video

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Malaysia’s hijab-wearing pro-wrestler out to prove critics wrong | Video

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A petite Malaysian girl is shattering all the stereotypes in the country. Nor "Phoenix" Diana, 19, is a professional wrestler, and the first female ever to win on Malaysia's pro-wrestling circuit. And incidentally, she wears a hijab - a traditional headscarf - when she fights. Melissa Goh steps into the ring in Kuala Lumpur to catch up with her.

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