Boxing India has declared the schedule of its first Elite Men’s Nationals that is going to be held in Nagpur from 9 to 15 January, 2015. This is the second Boxing Championship from the organization after Women’s National Championships success in Raipur this year.
The event served as the qualifier for the World Women’s Championships held in Jeju, South Korea, with India having won two silver medals at the premier competition. The men’s event will serve as the qualifier for the 2015 National Games to be held in Kerala.
Sandeep Jajodia (Boxing India President) said, “BI stands firm by its commitment to receive Boxing in India and ensure that Boxing continues. I reiterate that BI is steadfast to assist IOA to select the best performing talent to showcase their boxing skills at the National Games in Kerala.”