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Nov 28, 2018
IOC to decide on boxing's Olympic future in Tokyo after controversial Gafur Rakhimov's election as AIBA presidentThe IOC has been losing patience with boxing since a judging scandal at the Rio Games in 2016 when all 36 officials and referees were suspended amid allegations of bout-fixing.
Nov 02, 2018
With Olympic axe hanging over boxing, controversial AIBA presidential candidate Gafur Rakhimov hints at stepping asideGafur Rakhimov is on the US Treasury Department sanctions list for alleged ties to organized crime and international heroin trafficking.
Oct 04, 2018
Asian Games gold medallist boxer Amit Panghal gears up for new challenges as jump to new weight category loomsPost the triumph at the Asian Games, Panghal now faces a stiff challenge of making a successful jump to a higher weight category (52 kg) as his preferred 49 kg category is all set to get scrapped from the Tokyo Olympics.
Apr 24, 2018
India to host Asian Weightlifting Championships in 2019; date and host city to be announced laterThe Championship was awarded to India at the Executive Board Meeting and Congress of the Asian Weightlifting Federation held on 22 April at Urgench, Uzbekistan.
Nov 06, 2017
Golfer Shiv Kapur inspired by Virat Kohli's 'attitude', says he plans to pass Yo-Yo test to be fit for Tokyo OlympicsKapur said his goal is to pass the Yo-Yo fitness test in the next one and a half months and qualify for the 2020 Olympic Games.
Sep 02, 2017
Roelant Oltmans sacked: Hockey India axe national coach; David John to assume temporary chargeHockey India on Saturday sacked national coach Roelant Oltmans after a string of unimpressive outings at the international level.
Sep 29, 2016
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Cost-cutting measures in the pipeline, venues to be affectedArray
Apr 25, 2016
New logo for 2020 Tokyo Olympics unveiled following plagiarism controversyA ring of interconnected blue rectangular shapes is the new symbol of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, after an initial design was scrapped over plagiarism charges
Feb 11, 2013
IOC to cut one sport from 2020 Olympic GamesModern pentathlon, a tradition-steeped contest invented by the founder of the modern Olympics, is expected to face close scrutiny when the board considers which of the current 26 summer Olympic sports to remove from the program of the 2020 Games.