Asian Elite Men and Women Boxing Championships to take place in DubaiSports
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The upcoming Asian Boxing Confederation’s (ASBC) Asian Elite Men and Women Boxing Championships has been set to take place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates from May 21 to June 1.
Despite the previous plans to organize the championship tournament in New Delhi, India, ASBC has made the decision to move the tournament’s location to Dubai, United Arab Emirates in connection with the current COVID-19 situation in India.
In connection with the decision, ASBC President Anas Alotaiba informed that it was decided to organize the Asian Elite Men and Women Boxing Championships in order to enable Asian boxers to prepare for the Tokyo Olympics in July.
In the championship tournament, male and female athletes will be competing in 10 weight classes respectively, with the weight classes of 49, 52, 56, 60, 64, 69, 75, 81, -91, +91 kg for men, and the weight classes of 48, 51, 54, 57, 60, 64, 69, 75, -81, +81 kg for women.