Vietnam's boxing sport reaches new height
Boxer Truong Dinh Hoang beat his rival Lee Gyu Huyn in the men’s 76kg category and become the first Vietnamese fighter to win the WBA East Asia title.
Truong Dinh Hoang competes against Korean boxer at 76kg weight level for the title East Asia WBA
The fight was the main event at Victory 8 – the Legends of Hoan Kiem, which was the biggest combat event ever held in Vietnam at Dong Kinh Nghia Thuc Square, a historic spot in the capital
‘The King’ Truong Dinh Hoang brought Vietnam their first ever World Boxing Association Asia East title on Saturday night.
Vietnam champion Ha Thi Linh is hope to fight her way to the top. On Saturday, she will make her professional debut at the World Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific tournament in China.