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The site visit for the first ever EUBC Cup was a success. Technical Delegate for the event, Mr. Franco Falcinelli, declared that the city of Budva, Montenegro is ready for the prestigious event. After meetings with the President of the Montenegro Boxing Association and the Local Organizing Committee, Mr. Alexander Klemenko and his team, the very experienced Falcinelli provided the following statement.

“I am very satisfied with the hotels, venues, and overall organization plan. The LOC has produced some of the best boxing events in Europe in previous years, and I am confident that they will also ensure that the EUBC Cup 2023 will be properly organized. Their plans to hold the finals outdoors in the Budva’s Old City will make it even more memorable. The support of the Municipality and Interim Mayor, Mr. Nikola Jovanovic is excellent. I have no doubt that the first ever EUBC Cup will be an exemplary event”.

Mr. Falcinelli spoke on behalf of EUBC’s President Dr. Ioannis Filippatos, and thanked him for guiding the EUBC in its current direction.
He also highlighted the role and support of IBA’s President, Mr. Umar Kremlev who proposed the the EUBC Cup, thus giving dignity and excellent opportunities for the boxers.

Mr. Klemenko thanked Mr. Falcinelli for his vote of confidence and stated that he and his team will work according to the recommendations and requests made by the esteemed Technical Delegate. The EUBC team was hosted by the Interim Mayor Nikola Jovanovic, who pledged full support for the EUBC Cup. Mr. Jovanovic assured everyone that they will assist in every way possible.

The much-anticipated event will take place from 06th – 15th October, for the Elite Men category. The support of IBA and the attraction of prizemoney and assistance (coverage of accommodation and meals) for the participating teams predicts an exciting and highly competitive atmosphere with many boxers.