Lee, Phelps show plenty of fighting spirit

Mixed martial arts fighter Angela Lee with retired American swimming legend Michael Phelps at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre last night. Phelps, 32, the most decorated Olympian in history with 28 medals, was a special guest at the in
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Mixed martial arts fighter Angela Lee with retired American swimming legend Michael Phelps at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre last night.

Phelps, 32, the most decorated Olympian in history with 28 medals, was a special guest at the inaugural What's Next in Global Sports conference presented by Nielsen Sports - the leading source of sports measurement, analytics and insights around the world - and sponsored by One Championship.

Lee, 21, who fights under the Singapore flag, will defend her atomweight title against Japan's Mei Yamaguchi at One's Unstoppable Dreams event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium tonight.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 18, 2018, with the headline 'Lee, Phelps show plenty of fighting spirit'. Print Edition | Subscribe