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Taekwondo stars head to South Korean event

A trio of Cambodian taekwondo fighters including 2013 SEA Games gold medallist Sorn Sivmey, silver medal winner Sorn Davin and Phan Khemara with their South Korean coach Choi Yongsok flew out to South Korea yesterday to join an international competitio.

The trip was possible after the fighters received a $4,000 donation from South Korean citizens and $2,500 from Cambodian Commercial Bank. Son Seavmey and her sister Son Davin will both fight at 73kg while Phan Khemara will compete in men’s 54kg.

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