AIBA has announced the selection of their men’s tripartite quotas. These quotas are awarded to nations who have qualified an average of less than eight athletes in individual events over the past two Olympics. Five quotas for the men’s events were available in the bantam, light, light welter, welter and middle weight classes.
The quotas went to Vanuatu’s Lionel Warawara (bantamweight), Papua New Guinea’s Thadius Katua (lightweight), Jordan’s Obada Al-Kasbeh (light welterweight), Fiji’s Winston Hill (welterweight) and Zambia’s Benny Muziyo (middleweight).
Quotas by Nations
- Fiji – 1
- Jordan – 1
- Papua New Guinea – 1
- Vanuatu – 1
- Zambia – 1
- AIBA. Olympic Games Tripartite Commission confirms its five Invitation Places for the men’s Rio 2016 boxing competition. Access on July 12 2016.