Ashu Shukla, Noida, N.I.T. : There is never one king or a queen in the ring of boxing forever, as the one who holds the title have to always face the next to awaken pro boxing challenger in making. King Amjad Khan (International Boxing Promoter) is known for his passion to create PRO-BOXERS who rule inside the ring to win the title.
After the four successful ProFight Events in various cities across India, the 5th Edition Pro-Fight Night held at Marwah Studio, Noida Film City on 30th March 2019 was organised by Amjad Khan Boxing Foundation in association with Marwah Studio, International Chambers of Media and Entertainment Industry (ICMEI) affiliated with Indian Boxing Council (IBC). The event exhibited a demo fight between two young kids and 11 pro-boxing fight in different weight categories between India and Afganistan.
Inspired by boxing sensation Vijendra Singh, many boxers are taking baby steps to jump into ProBoxing championship to bring glory to the country through professional boxing and making it a source of income to establish themselves.
With an aim to provide a platform to these Professional Boxing Indian players who have brought glory and medals representing India in Olympics, Commonwealth Games, Asian Championships and many State & National champions, the Indian Boxing Council (IBC) offers platform to such great players through professional boxing fight events organised by boxing promoters such as Amjad Khan (Founder, Amjad Khan Boxing Foundation).
“There are 100s of Boxing Players who jumped into professional boxing but there are only a few promoters in India presently. ProFight events organized by Amjad Khan Boxing Foundation in affiliation with Indian Boxing Council is a unique platform for professional boxers to get recognized. I invite more corporate and sponsors in such events PAN India who loves boxing” – Brig Murlidharan Raja, President Indian Boxing Council.
“Boxing is close to my heart and I try my best to support boxing players in India.” – Sandeep Marwah, Founder, and Chairman – Marwah Studio and International Chambers of Media and Entertainment Industry (ICMEI).
Let’s not just talk, let’s make sure we all support ProBoxing players with everything we can. I support boxing from the heart and will continue doing. – Dr. G D Singh, Founder, and Chairman, Asian African Chambers of Commerce and Industry (AACCI).
There is no dearth of talent in Professional Boxing in India whose energy and talent in the ring is less. Pro-Boxing players need more support and I am making my contribution to make them financially capable. – Saahil Peerzada, (Businessman and Promoter).
You must be familiar with the legendary boxers and world champions Mary Kom, Vijendra Singh, Gaurav Bidhuri. Why not we all support more professional boxers in achieving their dreams through sponsorship. – Positive Rishikumar, Positive Life Coach.
“Boxing is the richest game in the world. Our efforts in promoting sport involve interested people in connecting them with the right platform. I encourage such professional events that provide a platform for our Indian players.” – Pankaj Singh, Head Sports (FICCI) & Secretary, Sports Skill Council (SPEFL).
“I am very pleased to be able to be a guest and star of AKBF’s event, its amazing to be part of this and keep pushing and pushing.”- Kiran Rai, British Actor and Presenter.
“Not many people are supportive towards the pro-sports players who have brought glory to our country. I appreciate King Amjad Khan who is trying his best to promote these ProBoxing Players through fight events.” – Mrs. Salma Ansari W/o Former Vice President, Mohammad Hamid Ansari.
The championship saw Professional Boxers who participated from Afganistan and India, following Reshad (Winner); Sunil Kumar Yadav; Gaurav Kumar (Winner); Toshender Singh; Saurabh Chaudhary (Winner); Lavkush; Mohammed Zekria Zamani (Winner); Tej Chaudhary;Sanjeet Gil (Winner); Inderjit Singh; Harmeet (Winner); Budh Singh; Parvinder Singh (Winner); Paras Kumar; Arun Kumar (Winner); Sourav Khatri; Arun Antil (Winner); Anit Rawat; Asad Asif Khan (Winner); Gurjant Singh; Rakesh Lohchab (Winner); Ghulam Ghous. And, many distinguish guest including Chief Guest Mrs. Salma Ansari w/o former Vice President Hamid Ansari, and Guest of Honor S M Khan, Former DG Door Darshan & Press Secretary Dr. Abdul Kalam; Shri Sandeep Marwah, Founder, Noida Film City; Brigadier. Murlidharan Raja, President, Indian Boxing Council; Dr. Rajarshi Bhattacharjee, Head – Times Foundation; Dr. G D Singh, Founder, and Chairman, AACCI; Dr. SIR Wishwas Julka, Director Worldwide Sales and Management Consulting & International Motivational Speaker; Pankaj Singh, head Sports FICCI and General Secretary (SPEFL).
Amjad Khan Boxing Training Centre is a powerhouse of boxing talents and has given the country some of the best sparring sportspersons. Many of the talents is being absorbed by the Indian team and also by International Boxing Promoters. – Chandan Singh, Coach AKBF.
Mr. Khan says, “Such events enhance the sporting skills of the players and it will go a long way in keeping the Indian sports culture intact. The main objective of organizing this kind of the championship is to boost the sporting spirit of the budding pro boxing talent and to provide a platform to the deserving players of our country. – King Amjad Khan, International Boxing Promoter.