Angkor Youth Boxing Club pradal serey fighter Phal Seyha will face Singha Keila Boxing Club fighter Chae Euy Sunday March 2 at the CTN stadium. Seyha is coming off three straight loses, all of them very close. He has been training like a madman, and should be the favorite in Sunday’s bout. Complete weekend fight [...]
Archive for February, 2008
Angkor Youth Boxing Club Western boxer Saeng Ratana picked up the win today with a decision over Taprum Meanchey Boxing Club fighter Reth Veasna. Fighting at 60kg from the red corner, Ratana started early with the power shots, 8-counting blue in the first round and then again in the fourth on his way toward snatching [...]
A great weekend of fights started at TV5 on Friday with Aem Vichet (pictured, red) vs Chan Vireak (blue) and Kao Bunheng vs Khom Boray. Aem Vichet and Chan Vireak had fought twice in January, and both times Vichet came away with the decision. Tonight was no different. In the second match up, veteran Kao [...]
Everybody got together this morning for the official kickoff to “Kun Khmer Champion,” the CTN reality series based on Golden Boy Production’s “The Next Great Champ.” I’m still trying to put all the names to faces, hopefully over the weekend. The man in the orange shirt you might recognize. The first show airs tomorrow, Saturday, [...]
Bayon TV is sponsoring a night of international fights March 1 at Olympic Stadium. Eh Phoutang vs Adam Ot Phoutang vs Dmitry Nuon Soriya vs Valdet Wan Viva vs Craig Jose There are supposedly three other Khmer vs Khmer fights on the undercard, but accurate information is just about impossible to come by. I found [...]
Angkor Youth Boxing Club Western boxer Saeng Ratana will face Reth Veasna from Taprum Meanchey Boxing Club Sunday Feb 23 at CTN.
CTN’s newest “reality” series Kun Khmer Champion will begin airing Saturday February 23 at 1:30 p.m. More from Expat Advisory. Feb 21 Update: A thread at Sherdog.net says Kun Khmer Champion is based on Oscar de la Hoya’s “The Next Great Champ,” and the first episode airs this Saturday at 1 p.m. To that we [...]
In Friday night action at TV5 Chhay Rithy earned a close decision over a determined Chlam Saw at 51kg. In the heavier division, 67kg, Pich Sophan 8-counted Poeu Soksut in the 4th on the way toward earning the decision. On Saturday at TV5 Em Litho won a decision over Nuon Likho at 54kg, Pich Rasmey [...]
In Friday night main event action at TV5 Em Vutha squared off against Chan Vireak at 57kg and Long Sophy faced current golden boy Lao Sinath at 60kg. Both matches went the distance, with Chan Vireak picking up a narrow victory over Em Vutha and Lao Sinath winning convincingly over a tough Long Sophy. On [...]
Lao Phaneath won a decision over Phal Seyha on Saturday February 9 at the CTN boxing stadium. (photos) Fighting from the red corner, Seyha worked slowly and methodically through the first two rounds, moving forward with one-two punch combinations and low kicks. Phaneath responded with little, instead biding his time until the later rounds, when [...]
On Friday night at TV5 Chun Sarat faced Nuon Leetho at 57kg and Poeu Phally faced Long Sophal at 75kg. In the 57kg match Nuon Leetho took the decision after five rounds of action. In the second match, Poeu Phally and Long Sophal fought to a draw. On Saturday at TV5, Ginseng wine sponsored a [...]
Angkor Youth Boxing Club fighter Hong Ramone TKO’d Long Saylin with a leg kick in the third round Sunday at TV5. While the pace of the early rounds were typically slow, Ramone looked strong from the start. He moved forward with a stiff left jab and one-two combinations, pushing the blue fighter back. Saylin let [...]
Part I Part II Richard trained with Paddy for about 8 weeks for this fight. It was Richard’s second fight (first was in Thailand) and Virak’s fourth. Thanks to “Tazz” for pointing out the links.