The Kick Boxing qualifiers competitions kicked off from Bamyan, Jawzjan, Faryab and Balkh on Thursday in Balkh province.
Officials in Sport department of Balkh announced the start of Kick Boxing and Muay Thai qualifiers competetions in Mazar-e Sharif.
Lutfullah Sadat, chief of Kick Boxing in Mazar-e Sharif said that the two day competitions among several provinces of the country started for the celebration of Nawroz and Mileye Gule Sorkh.
In the meantime, some of the athletes’ fighters who participated in the competitions declared that launching such competitions are effective for the growth of sport in the country.
Many sport festivals in different categories of sport launch annually in Balkh for the celebration of Nawroz and arrival of spring season.