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Apr 14, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: AIBA's interim head Mohamed Moustahsane steps into fight to keep boxing in Olympics with clock tickingWith as few as six weeks left to save boxing's place at the 2020 Olympics, the governing body's new interim president, Mohamed Moustahsane, is now in the IOC's home city for the final rounds of lobbying.
Mar 29, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Russia's Umar Kremlev offers to clear AIBA's multi-million debt if body is allowed to stay in chargeKremlev, in a letter to the IOC, said he was "ready to close the debts of AIBA in full so long as our favourite sport remains on the Olympic programme".
Mar 28, 2019
Under-pressure AIBA to learn boxing's 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games fate after end of IOC investigation in MayBoxing's inclusion in Tokyo depends on the outcome of an investigation into AIBA by the IOC, which has presented the body with a list of 41 questions.
Mar 25, 2019
France's excellent display in boxing at Rio 2016 under suspicion following disclosure of AIBA emails accusing judge of favouritismBouzidi's arrival in the senior AIBA ranks coincided with a campaign by France to try to improve its Olympic boxing results after disappointing performances at the 2008 Beijing and 2012 London Games
Mar 22, 2019
Embattled Gafur Rakhimov steps down as head of AIBA amidst protracted spat with International Olympic CommitteeThe Uzbek businessman Gafur Rakhimov said that under his leadership the work done this last year has revitalised and energised AIBA and boxing, but the IOC seems to disagree.
Mar 07, 2019
Asiad 2018 gold medallist Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa among Indian boxers affected as AIBA rejigs Olympic divisionsSome of Indian boxing's most accomplished names such as Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa and Manish Kaushik will be moving to higher weight categories to sustain their Olympic dream as the sport's world body has scrapped their current divisions from the 2020 Tokyo Games.
Feb 27, 2019
AIBA could shift 2021 men's boxing World Championship out of India after recent IOC sanctionsThe International Boxing Association (AIBA) is considering moving the men's boxing world championship scheduled to be held in New Delhi in 2021 out of India
Feb 25, 2019
International Boxing Association approves new uniforms for female boxers to wear for religious reasonsAIBA says "hijabs and full body form-fitting uniforms" have been designed "that do not compromise the competition and therefore the health of the boxers."
Feb 20, 2019
AIBA has made 'incredible progress' towards financial and governance issues amid Olympic uncertaintyAmateur boxing’s governing body (AIBA) says it has made “incredible progress” towards sorting out its financial and governance issues after being warned that it could miss out on next year’s Olympic Games
Feb 13, 2019
AIBA chief Gafur Rakhimov says he 'understands IOC's concerns' over boxing's troubled world organising body"AIBA members and boxers from around the world should be proud of this," Rakhimov said, declaring that AIBA "is healthy now and in better shape than ever before".