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Shin Jong hun

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Hangul  신종훈
Sport  Boxing
Height  1.68 m
Country  South Korea
Role  Boxer

McCune–Reischauer  Sin Chonghun
Name  Shin Jong-hun
Event(s)  Light flyweight
Weight  49 kg
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Born  May 5, 1989 (age 26) (1989-05-05)

Revised Romanization  Sin Jong-hun

Shin Jong-hun (born May 5, 1989) is a South Korean light flyweight amateur boxer.



Shin won the light flyweight bronze medal at the 2009 World Amateur Boxing Championships, which was his first international competition, defeating Cuban champion Daniel Matellon Ramos in the quarterfinals.

At the 2010 Asian Games he lost early 3:17 to Birzhan Zhakypov.

At 2011 World Amateur Boxing Championships he came back strong, however, to win silver, losing the final to superstar Zou Shiming. He hereby qualified for the Olympics.

Shin is currently boxing for the Seoul Metropolitan Government Boxing Club.


2009 World Championships


Shin Jong-hun Wikipedia