Following the AIBA Executive Committee Bureau's approval, further to the proposals made by the AIBA Technical & Rules, Coaches and Refereeing & Judging Commission members, we are very pleased to announce the recipients of the 2011 AIBA Awards.
- Best Elite Boxer of the Year: Magomedrasul Medzhidov (Azerbaijan)
- Best Junior Boxer of the Year: Asror Vohidov (Tajikistan)
- Best Coach of the Year: Dmytro Sosnovsky (Ukraine)
- Best Referee & Judge of the Year: Michael Gallagher (Ireland)
The 2011 AIBA Annual Awards Ceremony will be held on 27 November in London, Great Britain, after the Finals of the London Olympic Boxing Test Event.
"I would like to congratulate these winners for their great efforts in developing and elevating boxing level as well as for continuously looking after the best interests of the boxers", stated Dr Ching-Kuo Wu, AIBA President.