Muay Thai Grand Prix is a promotion that tours the world, looking for the best Muay Thai athletes. Fighters came to HCM City from the UK, Iran, the Philippines, Thailand and, of course, Vietnam to put on a show for the raucous crowd.
It was Muay Thai Grand Prix's first event in Vietnam, though the organisation will be back in March.
Pele, the Brazilian football legend born Edson Arantes do Nascimento, died at the age of 82 on December 29, 2022. Pele is the only player to win the World Cup three times. Over his decades-long career, he helped make football the world’s most popular sport.
Two red cards were handed to Nguyễn Văn Toàn and Azam Azmi in a physical match at Mỹ Đình National Stadium, but Việt Nam came out victors with three goals courtesy of Nguyễn Tiến Linh, Quế Ngọc Hải, and Nguyễn Hoàng Đức.