Ruqsana BegumRuqsana Begum

Ruqsana is an English professional Muay Thai kickboxer. She is the current British female Atom-weight Muay Thai boxing World champion and captain of the British Muay Thai Team.

“To be part of the first-ever British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards was a great privilege and has enabled me to receive support in becoming world champion which will hopefully inspire more Black, Asian and minority ethnic women to take part.”

The British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards supported Ruqsana by contributing the cost of her fight fees.