Tehran (IP) - The preparing camp of the Iranian national boxing team for participating in the Asian Championships and the Tokyo Olympics is underway with 14 boxers at the Enqelab Sports Complex in Tehran.

Iran PressIran News: The boxers present in the camp are preparing themselves in 52, 57, 63, 69, 57, 81, 91, and +91 kg weights. 

The main composition of the Iranian national boxing team to participate in the Asian Championship will be determined after the qualifying competitions that will be held on April 20 in Tehran.

The Asian Championships Boxing competitions will start on May 22 in Delhi, the capital of India.

Head coach of Iran's national boxing team Alireza Esteki said: "The national boxing team of Iran has already won 2 quotas for the Tokyo Olympics and will continue to strive for more quotas, holding 8 more preparing camps until the start of the Tokyo Olympics."

Also, the Captain of Iran's national boxing team Ehsan Rouzbahani said the national athletes are to holds joint preparing camps with the national teams of Russia and Azerbaijan's Republic.


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