Boxing

MUMBAI: The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) is reportedly of the opinion that the second edition of the Big Bout Indian Boxing League can be staged by the end of this year or early next year.

As of now, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) has not allowed sparring to resume in the national camp due to the coronavirus pandemic.

However, the BFI, waiting for the situation to become favourable for hosting events, is optimistic to squeeze in the Big Bout ahead of the Olympics, Sportstar reports.

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Aug 12, 2020 17:08
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Jul 17, 2020 20:07
TOKYO: The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee announced at Friday’s virtual IOC Session that all the venues intended for the Games in 2020 have been secured for next year, and confirmed the sports competition schedule.
Jul 16, 2020 17:07
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has already supported the National Olympic Committees (NOCs) and International Federations (IFs) with around $100 million since the outbreak of the COVID-19 crisis. To date and as needed, $63 million have been allocated to IFs and $37 million to NOCs.
Jul 16, 2020 11:07
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Jul 07, 2020 16:07
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Jul 06, 2020 21:07
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Jul 01, 2020 19:07
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Jun 25, 2020 20:06
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