Lahore : The Pakistan Premier Boxing (PPB) is going to organise the first boxing competition on 14th August 2021 here at the National Coaching Center, Ferozpur Road.
PPB President Ifraz Mehmood, who joined by WhatsApp from USA, and the executive committee of PPB have decided to conduct the event during a party arranged here on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha. PPB Chairman Amjad Ali Khan, Tariq Mir, Vice President Inaam Ullah Khan Ghazi, Mujahid Hussain, Cyrus Saood Jan, General Secretary Zaigham Maseel, Finance Secretary Shahid Mansoor, Administrator Asad Maseel and other members attended the party.
The PPB chairman pointed out that the strength of young boxers are required to be increased by involving primary schools and these young boxers should be trained at Maseel’s Boxing Academy with fully equipped facilities.
President Ifraz Mahmood endorsed the decision of the chairman and added that there should be upsurge the mount of funding in order to fulfill the upcoming requirements. The Vice President and General Secretary briefed about the whole arrangements and further necessary actions for pre and post tasks.
Mujahid Hussain and Cyrus Saood Jan took the responsibility of different sponsors for the forthcoming boxing competition. PPB coaches Idrees Babar and Munir Jackson said that the incentives for boxers must provided for their motivation and encouragement as well.