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The 20th Mustafa Hajrulahovic Memorial Tournament will be held for the youth and elite boxers in Sarajevo on September 19-26

The new edition of the Mustafa Hajrulahovic Memorial Tournament will be held in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina on September 19-26. The competition is open for all of the National Federations and the women’s elite, women’s youth, men’s elite and men’s youth boxers are able to participate in the Bosnian & Herzegovian capital.

The competition period of the Mustafa Hajrulahovic Memorial Tournament is September 21-24 and will be taking place in a fantastic location next month. The international event is a preparation competition for the upcoming IBA Youth World Boxing Championships which will be held in La Nucia-Benidorm on November 13-27.

Division General Mustafa Hajrulahovic Talijan was Bosnia & Herzegovina’s commander and hero in the end of the last century and a new boxing tournament was named after him which shows his excellent popularity in Sarajevo. The tournament was held at the Dom Mladih Skenderija Sports Centre in recent years but the venue moved to the Hotel Hills Sarajevo Congress & Termal Spa Resort.  

The last edition of the Mustafa Hajrulahovic Memorial Tournament was a four-days long international competition for the elite and youth boxers in Sarajevo in September 2021. The gold medals have been shared between Italy, Serbia, Montenegro, Romania, Netherlands, Wales, Finland, Kosovo, Hungary, France and Poland. Hungary’s Adam Hamori returned to the boxing world after a serious injury and celebrated that comeback with a gold medal.

Facts of the event

Name: Mustafa Hajrulahovic Memorial Tournament   

Date: September 19-26, 2022

Venue: Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Gender: Women & Men

Age Group: Elite & Youth

Date of Birth of the boxers:

Elite: 1982-2003 born boxers (women and men)

Youth: 2004-2005 born boxers (women and men)

See Tournament’s details by the link