Asian Confederation Boxing Championships Started in Bangkok with Record
The Opening Ceremony of the ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships was held in Bangkok before the start of the bouts today, April 19.
The flag parade of the participating countries is a general start in an ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships.
The following 34 nations are attending in Bangkok: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Chinese Taipei, DPR Korea, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, South Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Yemen.
President of the Asian Boxing Confederation and Vice-President of the International Boxing Association Mr. Anas Alotaiba had a welcome speech to all officials, guests, boxers and participants in the Opening Ceremony.
The General Secretary of the Thailand Boxing Association Mr. Chaiwat Chotima had a speech on behalf of the Local Organising Committee. Mr. Kongsak Yodmanee the Governor of Sports Authority of Thailand opened the ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships officially.
Altogether 114 women and 198 men boxers will be attending in the ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships.
34 countries arrived to Bangkok out of the 36 registered nations which is record in the history of the competition.
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