Asian Boxing Championship to have coexisting foe for men, women

Participating teams have time compartment Mar 19 to register for a tournament. (Representational Image)

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:

Women’s: 48kg, 51kg, 54kg, 57kg, 60kg, 64kg, 69kg, 75kg, 81kg, +81kg

Men’s: 49kg, 52kg, 56kg, 60kg, 64kg, 69kg, 75kg, 81kg, 91kg, +91kg