The war of words for the bout has already begun, with the Australian asking: "who is this Nguyễn Văn Hải?"
All eyes will be on Nguyễn Thị Thu Nhi when she fights for the World Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific minimumweight title on Saturday in Cambodia.
The Việt Nam Boxing Federation and Việt Nam Boxing Council signed a contract on Friday (January 17) in HCM City to professionalise the sport of boxing in the country.
Vietnamese boxer Trần Văn Thảo has raised 51 steps from 91 to 40 in the rankings of World Boxing Confederation in the men’s 52kg category.
Vietnamese boxer Trần Văn Thảo will be honoured by the World Boxing Council Asia at an award ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand, on April 30.
World Boxing Council Asia winner Trần Văn Thảo will compete against Artid Bamrungauea of Thailand in the 52kg class on April 27 in Bangkok.