An East Durham College student has actually ended up being a world kickboxing champion in just his second fight in the sport.
Rhys Smith (visualized above), aged 15, was victorious in the World Traditional Kickboxing Association Intercontinental Junior Muay Thai Boxing Championship 51kg weight category.
Hla Yin May won gold at the Asian Championships of the Indonesian martial art of Tarung Derajat on April 27.
The gold is her 2nd in case as she gathered top area when the sport was consisted of in the 2011 Jakarta Southeast Asian Games as a demo occasion.
Championships kept in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, between April 26 and 27.
Kickboxing promoter Glory on Tuesday announced that fan favorite Joe Schilling will headline the Glory 30 SuperFight Series undercard versus Jason Wilnis.
Glory 30 goes down May 13 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California, and will be broadcast on both UFC Fight Pass and ESPN3.