xi's moments
Home | Society

8 year-old girl boxes up a storm in Southwest China

Updated: 2019-08-28 11:01

An eight-year-old girl is taking Chinese social media by storm with her boxing prowess. Zheng Yaqi can be seen training hard in the back garden of her home in Bijie, Southwest China's Guizhou province, in a footage.

The girl, nicknamed Xiao Tangyuan - meaning "sweet little dumpling" - by her family, reportedly spars regularly with her 10-year-old brother, with the duo also training by aiming blows at a punching bag and even the walls of their house.

Zheng Weixin, father of the two children started their training a year ago.

In June 2018, Zheng Yaqi was invited to participate in a children's boxing championship and, contrary to all expectations, won the match. "We didn't have confidence, the opponent was a professional. Our attitude was about participating instead of winning," Zheng Weixin said.

Zheng Weixin added he plans to send his daughter to a primary school where she can keep practicing the sport. "I hope she can insist on doing boxing," he said.

RUPTLY

Global Edition
BACK TO THE TOP
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349
企鹅假期登陆
旺旺大庆麻将 上听就漏 190kk足球即时比分即时指数 中超最新消息天津天海 闲来安徽麻将 广东快乐10分玩法 广东十一选五app 38833皇冠比分 股票炒短线的选股方 幸运农场官方 吉林科乐麻将官网下载新版本 五分pk10一期五码计划 网赚论坛地址大全 如何网络赚钱 真钱娱乐棋牌 山东十一选五玩法 中国竞彩比分直播即时比分分析