On May 22, the "Exciting Hangzhou" 2023 China Boxing Championships (third batch) opened at Hangzhou Gymnasium. Over 400 athletes from 38 teams across China will compete for championships in eight categories.
As the competition venue for the boxing event of the Hangzhou Asian Games, the operation team of Hangzhou Gymnasium will continuously improve the facilities and services of the venue through this highest-level domestic boxing event, to ensure the smooth progress of the Asian Games.
In addition, this competition is also one of the qualification trials for the Hangzhou Asian Games. The points earned in the competition will have an important impact on whether some outstanding boxers can be selected into the Asian Games roster.
It is learned that the Chinese boxing team has a certain advantage in Asia, especially in women's boxing. The women's team won two silver medals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. According to Jiao Subin, a relevant person in charge from the Chinese Boxing Federation, "Although we will face many competitors, we have confidence in performing well at home."