ASBC News

Qaiyum, Izani nab titles in Malaysian National Games

National team standouts Muhammad Abdul Qaiyum Bin Ariffin and Halim Izani Bin Sulaiman came through with remarkable performances to emerge victorious in the Malaysian National Games 2022 held recently in Kuala Lumpur. The 21-year-old Qaiyum, who competed in the Commonwealth Games earlier this year, exacted a vengeful 5-0 win against fierce rival and National Golden […]

Phoemsap, other rising stars sparkle in Thailand elite tourney

Youth world champion Atichai Phoemsap and fellow young stars took the spotlight in the Thailand Elite National Championships held at the national training center in Muak Lek. The 22-year-old Phoemsap, who also snared a gold medal in the Youth Olympic Games following his victory in the AIBA Youth World Championships in 2018, stunned Southeast Asian […]

National club champs earn chance to rep Saudi Arabia in ASBC elite joust

A total of 18 men and 11 women pugilists were crowned champions in the Saudi Arabian Elite Club National Championships in Jeddah which served as a crucial selection for the upcoming ASBC Asian Elite Championships 2022. Saudi Arabian Boxing Federation technical director and former Australian national team head coach Mr. Kevin Smith is set to […]

Jordan bags 5 golds in Mustafa Hajrulahovic meet

Zeyad Eshaish and four other national standouts delivered gold medals for Jordan in the elite men’s division of the Mustafa Hajrulahovic Memorial Tournament held recently at the Hotel Hills Sarajevo Congress & Thermal Spa Resort in Bosnia & Herzegovina. The Asian Games bronze medalist and Tokyo Olympian Eshaish proved too strong for Hungary’s Istvan Gerzsenyi […]

Umar Kremlev remains IBA President

Mr. Umar Kremlev of Russia is set to stay as the president of the International Boxing Association (IBA) after 106 National Federations voted against the new elections during the extraordinary congress in Yerevan, Armenia. Mr. Boris Van Der Vorst of the Netherlands was planning to challenge Mr. Kremlev for the IBA presidency but 75% of […]

Htoo, Lo named best boxers in Myanmar national tilt

Aye Nyein Htoo and Saw Bwel Ka Lo showed their superior caliber as they were adjudged as best boxers in the Myanmar National Championships 2022 held in the capital city of Naypyidaw. The two-time Southeast Asian bronze medalist Htoo proved that she is a cut above the rest in the women’s division, capping her fiery […]

Su, Yokubova and Mavlonova won gold medals at the 8th Balkan Women’s Tournament in Sofia

The Asian youth boxers won 17 gold medals at the Golden Gloves of Vojvodina Youth Tournament in Subotica, Serbia and after that the Uzbek elite girls earned two titles while Chinese Taipei one gold at the 8th Balkan Women’s Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria. Su Ching Wen, Aziza Yokubova and Mavluda Mavlonova were the gold medallists […]

Afghanistan National Boxing Federation hosts online IBA 1-star R&J Course

Eager to improve its personnel, the Afghanistan National Boxing Federation (ANBF) recently conducted an International Boxing Association (IBA) 1-star Referee & Judge Course through the video conference application Zoom as part of its development program. Mr. Tamim Ahmad Akhtari, an experienced referee and a former supervisor at ANBF, served as the main instructor in the […]

The 3rd ASBC Board of Directors Meeting approved the 2023 ASBC Boxing Calendar

The third ASBC Board of Directors Meeting was a very fruitful discussion on several topics in the headquarters of the Asian Boxing Confederation in Bangkok, Thailand. The Managing Director of Green Hill Mr. Abid Jahangir and ASBC President Mr. Pichai Chunhavajira signed a long-term contract in Bangkok, the Board of Directors agreed to support the […]

Baatarsukh, other Asian medalists reign in Mongolian National Games

Asian champion Chinzorig Baatarsukh and other medal winners lived up to expectation in the recently concluded 15th Mongolian National Games in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar. The 30-year-old Baatarsukh, who delivered one of Mongolia’s three golds in the ASBC Asian Elite Championships 2021 after taking a silver and a bronze in the past two editions, […]