Korean boxing is, at times, a total mess. As a result of this mess some bouts, posters and stories can slip through the cracks and fail to get the attention they deserve. One such case is a world title fight that is set to take place this coming Sunday in Daegu.
The bout in question will see WBA female Super Featherweight champion Hyun Mi Choi (10-0-1, 3) facing off against the very limited Thai challenger Keanpetch Superchamps (6-9-1).
The bout, which is really a mismatch, will be Choi's second bout of the year, coming more than 6 months after her successful defense against Chika Mizutani back in May. It will also be Choi's second bout against Kaenpetch, who she stopped in 8 rounds, back in May 2014.
The champion, who won a world title in her debut back in 2008, is one of the Korean fighters who has managed to receive attention, and whilst not a star she is one of Korea's most notable fighters and one of the few gems who fights under the KBA banner.
The challenger on the other hand is a very limited fighter who debuted in 2011 and began her career 1-5. She did then have some success, that lead to her first bout against Choi, though she has now suffered a trio of stoppage losses and it seems like she's going to pose no threat at all to Choi.
Details regarding the rest of the card are scarce however we have been made aware that Iranian fighter Mohamadreza Hamze (7-6-1, 2) will be in action in, what we think, is a rematch with Ki Hong Min (5-0, 2). This comes after Hamze lost a very close decision in a previous bout in Korea, and sees him seeking revenge in what could be a very competitive and good match up.
(Image courtesy of http://www.kbaboxing.co.kr)
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