Eduardo Dominguez Mexico City / 14.11.2021 23:45:53 This Monday the Annual Convention of the World Boxing C
Mexico City / 14.11.2021 23:45:53
This Monday the Annual Convention of the World Boxing Council will be inaugurated, an event in which recent boxing figures such as Floyd Mayweather and Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez will parade, as well as legends of the discipline such as Roberto “Manos de Piedra” Durán or Larry Holmes.
After the pandemic for all boxing activity in 2020, this year the event of greatest importance within boxing returns, in a week that will be focused on issues that lead to improving practices within the body, with seminars full of experts who will analyze topics such as doping, medical practices, among many others.
“Two years of not seeing each other, many champions who are arriving and it is something very special, very nice. Canelo comes to the closing, Floyd will be at the opening, Chávez, Holmes …” said Mauricio Sulaimán, president of the organization.
At the inauguration, which will be in a restaurant south of Mexico City, the presence of Claudia Sheinbaum, head of government of the capital, is also expected, which confirms the intention of returning the great boxing functions to the city.
“It is very important, we are a city of sports, there is Formula 1, NFL and baseball; in history there have been great functions at the Azteca Stadium, in the Plaza de Toros and it is one of the main points, to bring the interest of greatness of this sport “.