The annual IBA Youth World Boxing Championship 2022 is returning once again. This year’s iteration of the boxing event is scheduled to be hosted in Spain from November 15th.
The IBA Youth World Boxing Championship is an annual boxing competition for amateur class. Founded in 1979, the event is organized by the International Boxing Organization (IBO).
The 2022 Youth Boxing Championship is set to be held at Spain. It will feature competition on both men’s and women’s discipline. The event is currently under the youth (junior) call of U19. Over 650 boxers from various countries are expected to participate in the upcoming event.
As per official IBA amateur weight division, the event will feature 13 categories for male and 12 categories for female. For male, weight class will begin at minimumweight (46-48) and increase to super heavyweight (92+). Whereas for female, weight class will begin at minimumweight (45-48) and reach heavyweight (81+).
Let us look at the detailed information on the upcoming amateur boxing championship event.
When will be IBA Youth World Boxing Championship 2022 held?
- Start Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2022
- End Date: Sunday, November 20, 2022
- Time: 07:00 a.m. ET
The IBA Youth World Boxing Championship 2022 will initiate on November 14, 2022 at 01:30 p.m. ET with an opening ceremony. But the preliminary round begins the following day, November 15, 2022 at 07:00 a.m. ET.
IBA Youth World Boxing Championship 2022 Schedule:
|Opening Ceremony||November 14||01:30 p.m.|
|Preliminary Round & Quarterfinals||November 15 – November 22||07:00 a.m. / 10:30 a.m. / 02:00 p.m.|
|Semifinal||November 23||09:00 a.m. / 01:00 p.m.|
|Rest day||November 24||–|
|Finals & Medal Ceremony||November 25 – November 26||01:00 p.m.|
|Farewell Ceremony & Dinner||November 26||–|
*Times and dates are listed based on Eastern Time Zone
How to watch the IBA Youth World Boxing Championship 2022 on TV?
At present, there is no official broadcast partner of the IBA Youth World Boxing Championship 2022. Therefore, none of the matches from the upcoming amateur boxing tournament will be broadcast on any TV channels.
How to Live Stream the event?
- IBA Boxing
Major playoff matches of the upcoming amateur boxing event will be live streamed on IBA’s official YouTube channel IBA Boxing.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: Ciudad Deportiva Camilo Cano
- Location: La Nucia, Alicante, Spain
Ciudad Deportiva Camilo Cano (Camilo Cano Sports City) stadium will host the upcoming IBA Youth World Boxing Championship. The venue is located in the city of La Nucia in Alicante, Spain.
IBA Youth World Boxing Championship 2022 Participants:
Over 650 amateur boxers are expected to participate in the upcoming international amateur boxing event. So far from 89 national federations, 476 youth men and 208 youth women have registered to compete.
There are 13 different weight divisions in the men’s division. With 52 fighters, the light welterweight division has the largest number of competitors. However, there are 12 weight divisions in the women’s competition. The women’s featherweight division has the most entrants, with 24 fighters competing.