The International Amateur Boxing Association (IABA) has made it clear that Indian boxers would not be able to take part in international events till the impasse surrounding the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
(IABF) was resolved.
The AIBA official statement said: "Further to the International Olympic Committee's suspension imposed on the Indian Olympic Association, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Executive Committee Bureau has decided today, 6 December 2012, to provisionally suspend the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
New Delhi, Dec 7 ( ANI ): Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Jitendra Singh on Friday announced suspension of Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
(IABF) and Archery Association of India (I) with immediate effect.
I switched to coaching and participated in various training sessions organised by the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
7 ( ANI ):The government on Friday expressed concern about the future of sportspersons after the International Boxing Association (AIBA) suspended the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
(IABF) for "possible manipulation" in its elections.
The National Championships used to take place every year before they were halted post the suspension imposed by the world body on the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
in December 2012.
30 ( ANI ): Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader and Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
chairman, Abhay Singh Chautala has been elected as the President of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), while Lalit Bhanot has been elected as the General Secretary on Friday.
The Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
was suspended in December 2012 and it took around two years to form a new federation -- Boxing India.
The reception was hosted by the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
that lauded the boxing team for their good performance in the Olympics and acknowledged that the world has taken notice of the potential of the Indian pugilists.
The junior and the youth Nationals were last held in 2012 under the aegis of the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
The scenario arises as the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) said it will continue to recognise the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
(IABF), which has been annulled by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
An official of the now- defunct Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
told M AIL T ODAY that the rule says that R & Js should be given TA and DA on the day of the semi- finals or finals, but the organisers failed to do so.