Local boxer Nurshahidah gets top award from WBC Asia

Local professional boxer Nurshahidah Roslie and her coach and manager Arvind Lalwani, who is also a boxing promoter, with their WBC Asia awards at a ceremony in Bangkok on Monday.
Local professional boxer Nurshahidah Roslie and her coach and manager Arvind Lalwani, who is also a boxing promoter, with their WBC Asia awards at a ceremony in Bangkok on Monday.PHOTO COURTESY OF ARVIND LALWANI

Local professional boxer Nurshahidah Roslie added another feather to her cap when she was named WBC Asia's Female Champion of the Year in Bangkok on Monday.

WBC Asia - formally known as the Asian Boxing Council - is an affiliate of the World Boxing Council (WBC), one of the world's four major boxing sanctioning bodies alongside the World Boxing Organisation (WBO), International Boxing Federation (IBF) and World Boxing Association (WBA).

TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Thank you for reading The Straits Times

You have reached one of our Premium stories. To continue reading, get access now or log in if you are a subscriber.

What is Premium?

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 03, 2018, with the headline 'Local boxer Nurshahidah gets top award from WBC Asia'. Print Edition | Subscribe