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Indian Pro Boxer Vaibhav Yadav Wins WBC Asia Title

Representative Image for boxing (Photo credit: Reuters)

Representative Image for boxing (Photo credit: Reuters)

Indian pro boxer Vaibhav Yadav defeated Fahpetch Singmanassak of Thailand to become the WBC Asia silver welterweight champion.

  • PTI
  • Last Updated: July 1, 2019, 4:13 PM IST
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Indian pro boxer Vaibhav Yadav became the WBC Asia silver welterweight champion after defeating Thailand's Fahpetch Singmanassak in the title bout held in Pattaya, Thailand.

Yadav, a cousin of Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Vikas Krishan who has also turned pro now, clinched a third-round knockout over Singmanassak.


The fight, which took place on Sunday night, was conducted by the Asian Boxing Council and approved by the World Boxing Council (WBC).

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