Indians inducted in Asian boxing confederation commissions

Santiago Nieva, India's high performance director, found a place in coaches commission, while team doctor Karanjeet was inducted into the medical commission.

Santiago Nieva, Indian boxing's high-performance director, has found a place in the coaches commission.   -  AFP

Indian Boxing’s High Performance Director Santiago Nieva found a place in the coaches commission, while long-serving team doctor Karanjeet Singh was inducted into the medical commission of the Asian Boxing Confederation (ASBC).

The ASBC, which earlier named veteran Kishan Narsi as chairman of its competitions commission, has included Assam Boxing Association Secretary Hemanta Kumar Kalita in its youth commission.

Read: Gold never a problem if I give my best - Mary Kom

Narendra Kumar Nirwan was India’s representative in the refereeing and judging commission.

Nieva joined the Indian team in 2017, while Dr Singh has been a part of the men’s national camp for over a decade.