Secretary General of the Boxing Federation of Afghanistan:
Hamidullah Hamidi, unknown gunmen opened fire on Hamidi in Khoshal Khan area of the city and killed him (20190623)
Afghanistan Boxing Federation organized their first National Series of Boxing Course in Kabul. AIBA 3-star Coach Abdulhai Azizpour is the Instructor of the Course which started on January and the five-day long educational program will be finished this weekend on January 20, 2019.There are 50 participants in the National Course which was sponsored by the Afghanistan Boxing Federation and the Afghanistan government. Afghanistan Boxing Federation organized more education courses in the recent one and half year to raise the knowledge of their coaches, officials and referees.
Their national events were held with the participation of hundreds of boxers from all regions in 2018 which shows their potential for the future. Afghanistan’s team attended at the Bangkok 2018 ASBC Asian Confederation Youth Boxing Championships and at the Jakarta 2018 Asian Games.
According to the officials of the Afghanistan Boxing Federation their management is planning to send big delegations and several boxers to each of the five ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships in 2019.
Their women national boxing team was formed in 2010 in spite of the circumstances in the country and Afghanistan Boxing Federation is proud of the fact their female talents attended in several AIBA and ASBC events in the recent years.