AIBA grants full membership to Boxing Federation of India

Posted on:21 Dec 2016 18:02:33

AIBA grants full membership to Boxing Federation of India
21 December 2016 Current Affairs: The International Boxing Association (AIBA) unanimously  granted full membership to the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) at a meeting in Montreux, Switzerland.

The recently-formed BFI was voted to office in September 2016, which ended four years of administrative logjam in the sport.

 International Boxing Association : AIBA is the sole worldwide governing body for the sport of boxing in all its forms.

It is a non-profit international organization that succeeded the former Fédération Internationale de Boxe Amateur in 1946.

It has 196 Member Federations.

It works on behalf of all levels of boxing to reinvigorate the sport’s grass roots, develop youth and elite boxing.

Its vision for boxing also embraces and adheres to the spirit and values of the Olympic Movement.It has been led by President Dr. Ching-Kuo Wu since 2006.

 


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