UFC star Paige VanZant says she was sexually assaulted aged 14 in new book ‘Rise: Surviving the Fight of My Life’

UFC star Paige VanZant has opened up for the first time about being sexually assaulted in highschool at the age of 14.

The American, 24, wrote about the traumatic ordeal in graphic element in her new book 'Rise: Surviving the Fight of My Life'.

 VanZant admitted that she only recently spoke to her parents about being sexually assaulted

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VanZant admitted that she solely just lately spoke to her mother and father about being sexually assaulted

VanZant wrote in the book that a group of boys received her drunk at a celebration and a number of other of them then raped her when she couldn’t defend herself.

She wrote: "They transfer me round. They modify my place.

"I fail every time I attempt to withstand, my limbs like moist cement on my physique, my mind a heavy fog.

"I’m awake and acutely aware, however my physique feels lifeless.

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"I do know what is occurring however can do nothing to cease it.

"I’ve no voice or selection however to submit and pray that it ends quickly."

VanZant revealed that she solely lately spoke to her mother and father about being sexually assaulted.

She added: "I didn't have anyplace to run to. I didn't have anyplace to show to.

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The UFC star acquired engaged to Austin Vanderford in January

"I felt like I was a sensible woman. My mother and father raised me nicely.

"They raised me to know higher and to have some instinct.

"All of it went out the window as a result of I was so lonely.

"I was in a lot ache, I simply… all I might take into consideration, 'Wow, I’ve someone who needs to be my pal."

 

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The previous mannequin revealed that the incident, adopted by the continuous bullying, led her to ponder ending her personal life.

She added: "I didn't see some other means out.

"Once you're feeling that a lot ache, it's not that you simply need to die. You simply don't need to be in ache anymore."

VanZant, who appeared on Dancing With The Stars, admitted that competing in MMA saved her life.

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UFC star Paige VanZant has opened up for the first time about being sexually assaulted in highschool at the age of 14.

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