India will emcee the world women's Championship in November this year - the first hefty international event to be held in the country since 2010.
In 2010, India had introduce the Commonwealth Championship proceed by the Commonwealth Games. The country has not introduce a major boxing event as then, basically because of the authoritative ailment that gripped the sport in 2012.
"The World Youth championship for women will be held in November. In fact, we will be striving to host at least one international tournament every year," Boxing Federation of India President Ajay Singh declared here in a Press confrence.
The last time India introduce a world championship was back in 2006 when the country played host to the women's event.
"The International Boxing Academy could be set up in Delhi itself at the IG Stadium. We are working on it," Singh said.