Boxing Olympic qualifying competitors stalled because of corona virus in China

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The boxing's Olympic qualifying competitors has been postponed till March because of an outbreak of an infection with the corona virus (a brand new kind of corona virus) in China and its new host shall be introduced later. The Boxing Work Group (BTF) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), in a message despatched to nationwide federations, knowledgeable in regards to the change within the date. The IOC has given BTF the duty of organizing this recreation within the Olympics.

BTF mentioned, "The Asian / Oceania Tokyo 2020 boxing qualifying competitors has been postponed, which is able to now be held from March three to 11, 2020. BTF is searching for a bunch exterior China, which shall be communicated to the National Olympic Committees, National Associations and officers later. ”The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) has provided to host the Olympic qualifying event. <! –


These qualifiers have been to be held from three to 14 February. In a letter written to IOC Task Force (Boxing) chairman Mourinari Watanabe, BFI President Ajay Singh mentioned, "If for any cause this competitors must be held abroad, then the Indian Boxing Federation will manage this Asia Oceania Qualification Competition 2020. Willing to do.

She wrote, "We propose to hold this tournament in the KD Jadhav Indoor Hall of the Indira Gandhi Stadium Complex in New Delhi, where we had previously organized the AIBF Elite Women's World Boxing Championship in November 2018."

Following the alleged administrative mismanagement and monetary manipulation of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), the IOC workforce is overseeing the Olympic qualifying technique of boxing. The BFI proposal has additionally acquired assist from the Indian Olympic Association (IOA).

IOA President Narinder Batra mentioned in a letter to Watanabe, "I request you that if you consider the offer of BFI, IOA assures IOC and you to provide full support and contribution."

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