Delhi to host Women’s World Boxing Championships from March 15 | Boxing News

Delhi to host Women’s World Boxing Championships from March 15 | Boxing News
Delhi to host Women’s World Boxing Championships from March 15 | Boxing News
NEW DELHI: The 2023 version of IBA‘s ladies’s World Boxing Championships will likely be hosted within the nationwide capital from March 15 to 31. It would be the third time New Delhi will host the biennial occasion since its inception in 2001.
The nationwide capital has beforehand hosted the competitors in 2006 and 2018.
Besides this, India has additionally hosted the Women’s Youth World Championships in 2017 in Guwahati.
However, India has by no means performed the lads’s world championship.
That Delhi will host the occasion for the third time was introduced final month.
The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) had signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Boxing Association (IBA) final month in Delhi when the world physique’s president Umar Kremlev visited the nation.
“The countdown to one of many world’s greatest boxing occasions of 2023 begins now. The World Championships are a testomony to Indian boxing’s unparalleled credentials and we, on the Boxing Federation of India, are geared as much as ship a spectacular expertise.
“With the partnership of the IBA crew, we’re assured that the World Championships will assist enhance boxing globally,” stated Ajay Singh, President of Boxing Federation of India (BFI).
The competitors will happen in 12 weight classes — 48 kg, 50 kg, 52 kg, 54 kg, 57 kg, 60 kg, 63 kg, 66 kg, 70 kg, 75 kg, 81 kg and +81 kg — and the registration will open quickly.
BFI and IBA may also be working to introduce a historic bout evaluate system on the Championships.
Boxing in India has grown by leaps and bounds in recent times. India has been persistently ending amongst the highest 5 nations within the latest international and multi-event competitions just like the World Championships, Asian Games and Commonwealth Games.
Indian ladies have clinched 39 medals, together with 10 golds, within the 12 editions of the championship to date.
(With PTI inputs)

Need Activate Themes

Please Contact Exthemes Devs to get license key