National Open Boxing

KATHMANDU: All Nepal Sports Association is organising the National Open Boxing Tournament under the auspices of Nepal Boxing Association in Budhanilkantha from April 19-23. The tournament features eight weight categories each in men and women’s sections, informed the organisers. Around 150 boxers are expected to take part in the five-day tournament. President of ANSA Arjun Bahadur KC said players from 19 to 40 years are allowed to take part in the tournament. “We have sent invitations to departmental teams and all the interested boxers can take part in the event,” he added.