The new edition of the ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships confirmed and will be held in Jordan from February 27 until March 15
The registration procedures are still in progress for the upcoming ASBC Asian U22 Boxing Championships but the Asian Boxing Confederation’s next event approved and confirmed. The next edition of the ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships will be held in Amman, Jordan from February 27 until March 15 in 2022.
The team delegations’ handbook and all of the important details about the ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships will be coming soon. All of the National Federations will be informed about the necessary arrangements and tournament registrations for the ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships in time.
Boxers who were born in 2004 and in 2005 will be eligible to attend in the ASBC Asian Youth Boxing Championships. The younger talents from the 2006 and 2007 age groups can compete in the junior part of the championships in Jordan.
The management of the Asian Boxing Confederation decided to host the event together for the youth and junior boxers at the very first time in August 2021 and the new kind of championship was a success. The number of the junior boxers was 152 in Dubai a few months ago while 141 youth athletes increased the total number of athletes to 293.
Fifteen Asian nations sent their boxers to the ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships to Dubai in August 2021: Bahrain, India, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Kuwait, Mongolia, Nepal, Palestine, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, host United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan.
Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, India, Kyrgyzstan, Iraq, Iran and United Arab Emirates had youth finalists in the youth age group of the championship in Dubai. Kazakhstan won eleven gold medals in the youth part of the competition and topped the team and medal standings in Dubai. Uzbekistan earned eight gold medals while India achieved six in the last competition day of the event. Out of the attending 15 nations, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, India, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Iraq, Iran and Mongolia had junior finalists in the younger age group of the championship. Besides to the three top Asian boxing nations as Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and India, more countries could join to the finals in Dubai. Uzbekistan won nine gold medals including three among the girls in the junior part and topped the team standings in Dubai. Kazakhstan and India both won eight titles among the juniors while Iran had one gold in the men’s part of the event.
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