Dinh Hong Quan was given the secret by Manny Pacquiao
Dinh Hong Quan (left) trains with legendary boxer Manny Pacquiao (centre) – Photo: NVCCShare with Youth Online About his experience in scrims with superstar Manny Pacquiao, boxer Dinh Hong Quan said: “I am lucky to have met Pacquiao. He is a model of hard work to succeed in boxing, as well as an example of rising up in boxing. life.
THE GRAND HO TRAM CHASING GREATNESS
Vietnam is a hotbed of boxing talent, and there are many picturesque locations in that special country to show case the best action matches to fight fans.The Grand Ho Tram situated in the southern beach area of Vung Tau is simply iconic, and as the name suggests, they have some very GRAND plans.
THREE CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ONE NIGHT !
The biggest belt matches are coming to The Grand Ho Tram this December !Dinh Hong Quân defends his IBF Lightweight crown against the Philippines lethal Arnel Baconaje in what will go down as a fight for tge ages. This one is as close to a 50/50 as you will ever get !
QUAN: "BACONAJE WON'T GO THE DISTANCE"
Vietnam's defending IBF Lightweight champion Dinh Hong Quân is already in great shape for his impending clash with Arnel Baconaje, and has plans to make it an early night."I had to lose a lot of weight way too fast for my last fight with Jules Victoriano, and I must admit he was a very tough opponent. I feel in way better shape this time, my camp has been good, and being able to train with a legend like Manny Pacquiao has helped me a lot.
ANOTHER EPIC CLASH AT THE HO TRAM
South Korea meets Thailand in what is sure to be a firefight in the super lightweight 140lb category. Chan Ho Song is a star on the rise, and could very easily develop into the best pro that South Korea has produced in recent years. At only 19 years of age, he has already chalked up 8 straight wins, and tellingly, has improved out of sight every time that he has entered the ring. This boy is very different to the traditional dour, gritty Korean style that you are maybe familiar with.
FORTUNES OF WAR COMING TO VIETNAM
Mark your calendars, this is rhe biggest sports event in Vietnam this year, and the perfect end to the year if you are a fight fan !The Grand Ho Tram aims to become the boxing mecca, and have secured many of Asia's best boxers for the "Fortunes of War" event. This iconic event, which is spearheaded by three titles fights, will be broadcast by Webthethao in Vietnam, and Elorde TV and Solar Sports in the Philippines.
VIETNAM TIGERS READY FOR HO TRAM RUMBLE
Nguyễn Văn Hải is very likely the most experienced mixed fight form exponent in Vietnam, and he returns to his love for boxing on December 10 at the Fortunes of War show in Ho Tram. Hai was a highly decorated amateur in younger days, but has had precious few chances to box in recent years. He was intent on embarking on a pro career back in 2019, and signed with VSP to pursue that ambition. The pandemic put the brakes on those plans, and Hai did not see ring time until August of this year.
VIETNAM v PHILIPPINES FOR THE IBF CROWN
Dinh Hong Quan is gaining the reputation as one of Vietnam's most improved and fearless fighters.On December 10, the man revered as the Black Hawk, will defend his IBF title on home soil against one of Asia's best at 126-130lb - Philippines' very own Arnel Baconaje.
DOES IT GET ANY BETTER THAN THIS ?
WBC champion Defry Palulu was meant to fight a novice professional named Charly Suarez back in March 2020.The fight was canceled due to the pandemic !Indonesia’s best fighter and his team were supremely confident of victory, and rightfully so.Palulu was on a hot winning streak with a 21-2 record, which compared very favourably with the King's Warrior's 3-0 relative inexperience !