The Indian Boxing Council (IBC) has began working with boxing our bodies in neighbouring nations like Bangladesh and Nepal with an intention to arrange ‘regional cooperation’ in Professional Boxing.
The Bangladesh Boxing Basis (BBF) efficiently performed their first ever Worldwide Professional Boxing occasion on the Shaheed Suhrawardi Indoor Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka on Thursday.
The occasion, performed underneath IBC’s supervision, titled “Xcel South Asian Professional Boxing Struggle Night time – The Final Glory” featured 6 fights with boxers from three nations – Bangladesh, India, and Nepal.
“Indian Professional Boxers have began that includes extra prominently within the Asian circuit in the previous couple of years, however the leap from being a Nationwide Champion to being an Asian Champion could be very steep,” President of IBC, Brigadier PKM Raja, who’s in Dhaka, mentioned.
Nations just like the Philippines, Korea, China and Indonesia have had an extended stint within the sport and naturally dominate the Asian Rankings.
“A regional union with our neighbours in Bangladesh, Nepal, Afghanistan and even Pakistan will help in ushering an entire new window of alternatives for our boxers,” Raja mentioned.