|Vietnamese boxer Nguyễn Thị Tâm, who won a gold medal at the Asian Boxing Championship last year. — Photo dantri.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HCM City — The Việt Nam-Australia boxing friendly event, Victory 8, is scheduled to take place on November 3 in HCM City’s Nguyễn Du Gymnasium.
Fans will have the chance to behold outstanding names of Australia such as Mateo Tapia, Gretchen Abaniel and Michael Pengue as well as Việt Nam’s luminaries including Trương Đình Hoàng, Nguyễn Thị Tâm and Nguyễn Văn Đương.
The event aims to create a chance for boxers to exchange with each other and help the Vietnamese boxing community organise professional boxing tournaments in the near future.
The event has a total prize of VNĐ400million (US$17,400). It is co-organised by the Việt Nam Sports Platform (VSP), Việt Nam Boxing Federation and the municipal Department of Culture and Sports. — VNS