The Asian Muay Thai Championships is scheduled open on July 9 at the Rach Mieu Gymnasium in Ho Chi Minh City.

Fifteen countries and territories are participating in the tournament.

The martial artists will compete in two age groups. Those in the 15-18 age-bracket will compete for 12 sets of medals, while 18 sets of medals are up for grabs for the 19-37 age group.-VNA