ZE:A's Taeheon moves from 'pretty boy' K-pop idol to MMA fighter

22 July 2014 / 2 years 3 months ago

ZE:A's Taeheon will be stepping up as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter through his debut competition, 'Revolution 2', which will take place at the SK Handball Stadium on August 15.

Despite his flower boy image as an idol, Taeheon always had strong interest in mixed martial arts and always engaged in tough training, reports allkpop.

He had even talked about this hobby and expressed that he wanted to be active as a professional athlete in the past on radio program, 'Lee So Ra's Music Plaza'.

Looks like he is finally ready to step up to the ring! To prepare for this fight, he is currently training with famous athletes in South Korea.

Taeheon said, "I will get my name firmly out there as not only ZE:A's Taeheon but also the mixed martial arts fighter, Taeheon."

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