Height 1.68 m
Country South Korea
|McCune–Reischauer Sin Chonghun|
Name Shin Jong-hun
Event(s) Light flyweight
Weight 49 kg
|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