Ridhwan stepping into history

Home favourite Muhammad Ridhwan (right) will be in the main event of Singapore Fighting Championship 5: Combat Redefined at Singapore Foochow Association in Tyrwhitt Road tonight. He will take on Indonesia's Waldo Sabu for the World Boxing Associatio
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Home favourite Muhammad Ridhwan (right) will be in the main event of Singapore Fighting Championship 5: Combat Redefined at Singapore Foochow Association in Tyrwhitt Road tonight. He will take on Indonesia's Waldo Sabu for the World Boxing Association (WBA) Asia Featherweight Championship belt. Ridhwan, 29, is the first male Singaporean contending for the WBA title. A total of 14 fights have been scheduled for the SFC 5.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 08, 2017, with the headline 'Ridhwan stepping into history'. Print Edition | Subscribe