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Thai boxing gets back on its feet in Vietnam

Thai boxing, or Muay Thai, was banned for a long time in Vietnam for being too brutal.

But since the ban was lifted, it has come back with a flourish and could yet yield great success for Vietnamese boxers.

The BBC Vietnamese Service's Nga Pham reports from Ho Chi Minh City.

  • 31 Jan 2012
  • From the section Asia