Congratulations to Games and Amusement Board
Chairman Abraham Mitra poses as he accepts the Commision of the Year Award
In the 55th World Boxing Council Convention at Baku, Azerbaijan the Games and Amusements Board was awarded a very prestigious commendation as the COMMISSION OF THE YEAR.
"This is a recognition of all the boards' hard work and dedication to improving boxing in the Philippines", says Chairman Abraham Mitra.
"The WBC is the oldest and most prestigious boxing organization in the world with so many countries/commissions as members and it is a great honor for GAB and the Philippines to receive this citation and award" added Mitra.
"I think it’s the innovation we have instituted thru transparency, participation, and dedication plus of course love for boxing that was recognized", Mitra said.
In an executive meeting earlier with the WBC board of governors, the GAB-DOH medical licensing assistance program was well applauded when it was presented by Chairman Mitra. President Mauricio Sulaiman of WBC has asked for a copy of the moa and internal rules and urged other more developed countries to follow the Philippine example.
Those present to witness the acceptance of the award were former Gab Chairman Ramon Guanzon, WBC medical com vice chair Dr. Nass Cruz, Philippines Premier Promoters Johnny and Liza Elorde, WBC president MauriciSulaimanan, WBC supreme council members, Vice Presidents, Board of Governors and managers/promoters from all over the world.