2021 World Boxing Championship in India

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Indian city New Delhi will host the men’s World Boxing Championship in 2021 besides conducting the women’s World Championship for the second time in 2018.

The AIBA World Boxing Championships and the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships are biennial amateur boxing competitions organised by the International Boxing Association (AIBA), which is the sport governing body.

Alongside the Olympic boxing programme, it is the highest level of competition for the sport. The championships was first held in 1974 Havana, Cuba as a men’s only event and the first women’s championships was held over 25 years later in 2001.

MEN BOXING EVENTS

2001 11. World Championships  Belfast, United Kingdom
2003 12. World Championships  Bangkok, Thailand
2005 13. World Championships  Mianyang, China
2007 14. World Championships  Chicago, United States
2009 15. World Championships  Milan, Italy
2011 16. World Championships  Baku, Azerbaijan
2013 17. World Championships  Almaty, Kazakhstan
2015 18. World Championships  Doha, Qatar
2017 19. World Championships  Hamburg, Germany
2019 20. World Championships  Sochi, Russia
2021 21. World Championships  New Delhi, India

WOMEN BOXING EVENT

2001 1. World Championships  Scranton, United States
2002 2. World Championships  Antalya, Turkey
2005 3. World Championships  Podolsk, Russia
2006 4. World Championships  New Delhi, India
2008 5. World Championships  Ningbo, China
2010 6. World Championships  Bridgetown, Barbados
2012 7. World Championships  Qinhuangdao,  China
2014 8. World Championships  Jeju City, South Korea
2016 9. World Championships  Astana, Kazakhstan
2018 10. World Championships  New Delhi, India
2019 11. World Championships  Trabzon, Turkey

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