WATCH: Azkals’ Phil Younghusband tries out boxing


Posted at Mar 07 2018 08:25 PM

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Phil Younghusband recently laced up a pair of boxing gloves for a quick session on a heavy bag, as shown in a video shared on Facebook.

Younghusband was apparently learning the rudiments of the 1-2-3 combo with the help of professional boxer and bantamweight contender Michael Dasmariñas.

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Younghusband and the national men's football team are gearing up for their Asian Cup qualifying match against Tajikistan on March 27.

Dasmariñas, meanwhile, is targeting the International Boxing Organization world title against France's Karim Guerfi in Singapore on April 20.

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