National Boxing championship to begin on Oct 30

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 14:05

New Delhi: Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) has announced the dates for the men`s and women`s Senior National boxing championships at their annual general body meeting in Patiala.

The Sahara 59th Senior Men`s National boxing championship will be held in Hyderabad from October 30 to November 4, while the 13th Senior Women Nationals will take place in Guwahati from November 25?29.

Meanwhile, Rajesh Bhandari was elected as the new Secretary General of IABF on Monday.

Bhandari has already served two terms as the Secretary General of the Federation earlier in his career.

During the AGM, it was also decided that the IABF will field teams for two foreign tours this month.

The Youth Indian men`s boxing team is slated to compete in the 33rd International Tammer Tournament in Tampere, Finland from October 18-21, while the Sub-Junior Men`s team will take part in a month long training-cum-competition program at Yangiabad, Uzbekistan from October 7 to November 7.


Download the all new Zee News app for Android and iOS to stay up to date with latest headlines and news stories in Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Technology, Business and much more from India and around the world.

First Published: Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 14:05

More from zeenews

comments powered by Disqus