Pak boxer leaves for Germany to participate in WC Boxing C’ship


ISLAMABAD, Aug 21 (APP): Pakistan’s only boxer Awais Ali Khan
who qualified for AIBA World Cup Boxing Championship left for
Germany on Monday (August 21) to take part in the mega event.
It may be mentioned here that Awais qualified for the World
Championships when he defeated India’s Manish Panwar in the Asian
Boxing Championships in Tashkent in May.
Talking to APP, Pakistan Boxing Federation (PBF), General
Secretary, Muhammad Nasir Ijaz Tung said the WC Boxing Championship
would continue till September 3.
“Awais is the only boxer who qualified for the World
Championships after six years,” he claimed.
Besides Awais (81 kg) coaches including Dr Amjad and Arshad
Hussain are also accompanying him to attend courses there.