The 28-year-old Kambosos snatched the WBA, IBF and WBO belts in a close slugfest at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden that left the fighters bloodied and bruised by the end of the 12th round
AIBA reforms push to secure boxing's Olympic future; polls in 2022, liaison officer to work with IOC
The International Olympic Committee (IOC), suspended AIBA in 2019 and conducted the Tokyo Olympics boxing event through a task force
Terence Crawford vs Shawn Porter preview: 'Showtime' Porter out to challenge himself against 'elite talent' Crawford
Like many others in this sport, Shawn Porter is a good fighter. A really good fighter. To his credit, he’s been willing to do what few others have. Step up and fight the best. Challenge himself. Win, lose or draw.
World Boxing Championship: Likely to re-examine decision on selected players for Turkey, BFI tells Delhi High Court
On 10 November, the court had issued notice to BFI and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on the petition by the Arundhati Chowdhary who challenged her non-selection and claimed that Lovlina Borgohain had been selected without a trial for the world championship
Lovlina Borgohain's direct selection for world championships had become a major controversy after it was opposed by national gold-winner Arundhati Choudhary, who has taken the matter to Delhi High Court.
The Women's World Championships were tentatively planned from 4 to 18 December in Istanbul. Turkey has been logging cases in excess of 25,000 regularly.
The high court issued notice to the BFI and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on the petition by the 19-year-old boxer who said that Olympic bronze-winner Lovlina Borgohain has been selected without a trial
The decision to postpone the championships could be announced anytime this week. The tournament was tentatively planned from 4-18 December in Istanbul
The women's world championships is scheduled to take place in December in Istanbul. The dates of the competition have not yet been finalised
Alvarez, with a complete collections of 168 pound titles, becomes just the sixth fighter since the WBO began sanctioning world title fights in 1988 to hold all four belts from the separate governing bodies at the same time.
Men's Boxing World Championships: Debutant Akash Kumar secures India's first medal in Belgrade, four others bow out
Akash prevailed 5-0 with a fabulous performance which was a perfect mix of powerful punching and great showmanship.
Thapa will square off against Turkey's Kerem Oezmen in the quarterfinals on Tuesday night.
While Akash staved off a stiff challenge from Puerto Rico's Caleb Tirado to clinch it 5-0, Narender pummelled a heavily distracted and mostly sluggish Jakhon Qurbonov of Tajikistan, stopping him in the second round itself.
Sumit prevailed 5-0 in the bout against Boltaev, who wasn't lacking in intent but was definitely nowhere close to the Indian when it came to punching cleanly.
Akash will face Puerto Rico's Pagan Caleb Tirado in the last-16 stage.
While Berwal stopped Sierra Leone's Mohamed Kendeh, Mor proved too good for Bosnia and Herzegovina's Alen Rahimic, winning 5-0.
Five-time Asian medallist Thapa, competing in his third world championship, produced a fine tactical performance to prevail 5-0 against Kenya's Victor Nyadera.
Whyte last week pulled out of his scheduled fight with Wallin this Saturday, citing a shoulder injury.
AIBA received 34 nominations from five confederations, of which 27 were found to be eligible by its ethics committee.
Akash Sangwan (67kg) stormed into the second round with a comprehensive 5-0 triumph over Turkey's Furkan Adem.