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Australian National Boxing Federation
SportProfessional boxing
JurisdictionAustralia
AbbreviationANBF
Founded1965 (1965)
AffiliationCommonwealth Boxing Council
Regional affiliationAustralasia
PresidentDerek Milham
Vice president(s)Charlie Lucas
SecretaryAndrew Campbell
Other key staffAdam Height
Operating incomeTitle match sanction fee
Official website
anbf.org.au
Australia

Australian National Boxing Federation (ANBF) is the governing body for the sport of professional boxing in Australia.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

History

The body was founded in 1965 as the Australian Boxing Federation. In 1980s, the body took its current name of Australian National Boxing Federation. In 1977, the Australian Boxing Federation joined the Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation and Pan Asian Boxing Association.[7]

Structure

The national body has four state member associations – Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 March 2015. Retrieved 2 September 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ http://www.yellowpages.com.au/qld/sunnybank-hills/australian-national-boxing-federation-qld-incorporated-13279140-listing.html
  3. ^ http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/paul-kent-sam-kasianos-mum-says-shoulder-charge-placed-her-sons-welfare-at-risk/story-fnp0lyn3-1227474687343?sv=736f3be0bfeda50e2b5be7db50fecbad
  4. ^ http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-07-28/veteran-boxing-referee-shuns-queensland/6654106
  5. ^ http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/braydon-smith-left-the-ring-smiling-so-why-did-this-young-boxer-die/story-fnn8dlfs-1227265502185
  6. ^ http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/braydon-smiths-death-from-the-ring-to-the-change-room-how-a-young-man-died-from-the-sport-he-loved/story-fnn8dlfs-1227274713612
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 15 February 2016. Retrieved 10 February 2016.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)