Schoolchildren hacked off overhanging branches to shelter from the sun on Aung San Stadium’s uncovered south stand as the green shoots of the new football season gave Yangon United fans’ confidence for another successful season.
And in a moment, it was over: Myanmar lethwei open-weight champion Tun Tun Min knocked out American Cyrus Washington in just 71 seconds at the Second Air KBZ Shwe Aunglan Myanmar traditional lethwei competition on December 20 at Theinphyu Indoor Stadium in Yangon.
Equally matched in speed, strength and violence, Myanmar lethwei boxing champion Tun Tun Min will fight American Cyrus Washington for their third and deciding match this week.
The sixth leg of the MSP Cycle and Make a Difference Charity Series will be held in Yangon Region from December 11 to 13, bringing to a close the year-long race series that began in Yangon and also featured stops in Nay Pyi Taw, Mandalay, Taunggyi and Sagaing.
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