The new rules for qualification that were introduced earlier this year have already made Indian Boxing team’s job difficult in their road to Rio.
The first Olympic qualification tournament, AIBA World Boxing Championships 2015 is set to begin next week in Qatar. The Indian Boxing team would be hopeful of putting up a good show in the competition and win some Olympic berths for the nation.
Apart from the World Championships, Indian Boxing team will have a few more tournaments to ensure qualification for Rio Olympics.
Schedule for Indian Boxing team
|5th-18th October 2015||AIBA World Boxing Championships||Doha, Qatar|
|24th January- 1st February 2016||AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships||Astana, Kazakhstan|
|23rd March-3rd April 2016||AIBA Asian & Oceania Continental Olympic Qualifying Competition for Men and Women||Qian’an, China|
|13th-22nd May 2016||APB /WSB Olympic Qualifying Event||Sofia, Bulgaria|
|7th-19th June 2016||Final AOB World Olympic Qualifying Event||Baku, Azerbaijan|