VICTORY 8: Saigon Fight Night
03 Nov 2018 22:00 AEDT / 4 November 2018 03:00 AEDT Add to calendar
Epicentre.tv and VSP Boxing presents Victory 8 Saigon Fight Night.
Vietnam plays host to some of Australia and Vietnam’s best young prospects live at the Nguyen Du Stadium Ho Chi Minh City.
Banned for a number of years after the end of the Vietnam War, and only made legal in recent times, interest in boxing is on a rapid trajectory in this part of Asia. VICTORY 8 is a night where 8 top Australian fighters touch gloves with some of the best in Vietnam. The Aussie team contains Professional and Amateur national champions – including future world prospect Mateo Tapia and 3x female world champ Gretchen Abaniel. The Vietnam squad boasts recent Asian Games medallist Nguyen Thi Tam and also SEA Games Gold medal winner Truong Dinh Huong. Talented lightweight Nguyen Van Duong has already tasted International success and looks a star on the rise for Vietnam boxing.
The show on November 3rd will take place at the Nguyen Du Stadium in HCMC. The 8 fight card is a cracker including two female bouts. Matches will be of various weight classes ranging from minimum weight through to super middleweight, All fights will be contested over four rounds.
Jayden Buan v Pham Duc Doan
Jye Lane Taylor v Nguyen Ngoc Hai
Tommy Mercuri jr v Ngo Viet Nhat
Mickey Pengue v Tran Duc Tho
Gretchen Abaniel v Nguyen Thi Thu Nhi
Kamil Syed v Nguyen Van Duong
Linn Sandstrom v Nguyen Thi Tam
Mateo Tapia v Truong Dinh Hoang