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Asian Boxing Championship to have coexisting foe for men, women
February 14, 2019
The Asian Boxing Championship will be hold concurrently for group and women for a initial time given a pregnancy when Bangkok hosts a continental showpiece’s 30th book from Apr 19 to 27 this year.
Participating teams have time compartment Mar 19 to register for a tournament, that began in a Thai collateral behind in 1963. The women’s Asian Championships has had 7 editions so far, a final being in Vietnam in 2017.
“For a really initial time in a story of a chosen event, both genders will be attending during a same time in Thailand’s collateral that is scheduled to take place in Apr 16-27,” a Asian Boxing Confederation pronounced in a statement.
The championships will be hold in 10 weight classes for both group and women. The foe will be hold during a Huamark Indoor Stadium that has a ability of 6,000 seats.
Bangkok also hosted a championship in 1973, 1985, 1991, 1992 and in 2015. The final book of a championship was hold in Tashkent, Uzbekistan in 2017 and a foe will be returning to Bangkok after 4 years. India won dual china and an equal series of bronze medals in a 2017 men’s edition.
While Shiva Thapa and Sumit Sangwan claimed a china medals, Amit Panghal and Vikas Krishan staid for bronze medals in Tashkent. The iconic M C Mary Kom had won India’s sole bullion award in a women’s 2017 edition.
Weight classes of a Asian Boxing Championships 2019: