Malaysia's 'Phoenix': hijab-wearing wrestler breaking barriers

Malaysia's 'Phoenix': hijab-wearing wrestler breaking barriers

Malaysia's 'Phoenix': hijab-wearing wrestler breaking barriers

Standing 155cm tall and weighing in at just 43 kilos, hijab-wearing Malaysian wrestler Nor Diana, known as "Phoenix", cuts an unusual figure in the ring - a female Muslim fighter taking on larger opponents in a male-dominated world.

Credit: AFP