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AIBA rebrands itself as IBA, eyes boxing's reinstatement in 2028 LA Olympics with reforms
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AIBA rebrands itself as IBA, eyes boxing's reinstatement in 2028 LA Olympics with reforms

Boxing, weightlifting and modern pentathlon were all left off the initial list of sports for the 2028 Los Angeles Games last week and were asked to make changes by the IOC

Afghan national boxing team on the ropes after fleeing Taliban rule
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Afghan national boxing team on the ropes after fleeing Taliban rule

Even amid the relentless bustle, their new life in Serbia is an island of stability compared to the chaos back home

Trials 'all but certain' for Indian women boxers with world championships pushed to March 2022
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Trials 'all but certain' for Indian women boxers with world championships pushed to March 2022

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.

AIBA World Boxing Championships to allow spectators
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AIBA World Boxing Championships to allow spectators

India will be represented by a full-strength 13-strong squad at the boxing World Championships.

International Boxing Association announces hefty prize money for world championship medal winners
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International Boxing Association announces hefty prize money for world championship medal winners

AIBA announced a USD 2.6 million prize fund for next month's world championships.

International Olympic Committee restates 'deepest concerns' over boxing's place in future Games
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International Olympic Committee restates 'deepest concerns' over boxing's place in future Games

In a letter addressed to AIBA President Umar Kremlev, IOC Director General Christophe De Kepper said the Olympic body's Executive Board has asked him and its Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer to "follow up" on the situation.

Men’s National Boxing Championships: World Championships spots up for grab in tournament
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Men’s National Boxing Championships: World Championships spots up for grab in tournament

With the participation of 35 States/UT Units and Boards and close to 400 boxers, the championships will be played as per the International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) revised weight divisions, increased from 10 to 13.

International Boxing Association finally debt-free after years of mismanagement, announces president
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International Boxing Association finally debt-free after years of mismanagement, announces president

According to the AIBA, debt had at one stage exceeded 20 million dollars, and the organisation was on the verge of default.

International Boxing Association adds new weight categories; three to men's and two to women's competition
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International Boxing Association adds new weight categories; three to men's and two to women's competition

Men's weight categories will increase from 10 to 13, whilst the women's categories will move from 10 to 12.

Asian Boxing Championships: Sakshi Choudhary loses final spot on bout review
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Asian Boxing Championships: Sakshi Choudhary loses final spot on bout review

Sakshi had prevailed 3-2 in the regulation bout but the decision was challenged by the Kazakh team and eventually overturned.

International Boxing Association declares itself debt-free, announces investigation into judging corruption
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International Boxing Association declares itself debt-free, announces investigation into judging corruption

AIBA said that the investigation will "notably be around the Rio 2016 Olympic Games boxing tournament", where referees were accused of not judging fairly.

International Boxing Association appoints former Olympic champion Istvan Kovacs as secretary general
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International Boxing Association appoints former Olympic champion Istvan Kovacs as secretary general

Istvan Kovacs, who hails from Hungary, was the bantamweight Olympic champion in the 1996 Atlanta Games.

Mary Kom selected as chairperson of AIBA's champions and veterans committee
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Mary Kom selected as chairperson of AIBA's champions and veterans committee

The 37-year-old 2012 Olympic bronze-medallist was named for the position after voting by the AIBA's board of directors.

Ajay Singh re-elected president of Boxing Federation of India, says Asian Championship to be held in April or May
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Ajay Singh re-elected president of Boxing Federation of India, says Asian Championship to be held in April or May

Singh, also the chairman of Spicejet airlines, prevailed 37-27 in the elections held at a Gurugram hotel for a fresh four-year term. He will have a new secretary-general by his side in Assam's Hemanta Kumar Kalita.

Boxing Federation of India to hold much-delayed elections on 3 February
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Boxing Federation of India to hold much-delayed elections on 3 February

The process has been due since September last year but postponed twice citing the COVID-19 pandemic. The delay eventually led to the Uttar Pradesh Amateur Boxing Association seeking Delhi High Court's intervention in the matter.

Russia's Umar Kremlev defies Olympic concern to be elected International Boxing Association president
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Russia's Umar Kremlev defies Olympic concern to be elected International Boxing Association president

The governing body, known as AIBA, said Kremlev won more than 57% of the vote in a five-candidate contest involving 155 national federations.

Boxing Federation of India to hold elections on 18 December
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Boxing Federation of India to hold elections on 18 December

The BFI is currently led by Ajay Singh, owner of airline company Spicejet. He took charge in 2016 following elections conducted under the supervision of the International Boxing Association.

Decision taken in haste: BFI on AIBA taking 2021 men's world championship's hosting rights away from India
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Decision taken in haste: BFI on AIBA taking 2021 men's world championship's hosting rights away from India

In a statement on Monday night, AIBA handed over the championship, originally allotted to India in 2017, to Serbian capital Belgrade.

India loses hosting rights for 2021 Men's World Boxing Championship to Serbia as AIBA alleges non-payment of host fee
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India loses hosting rights for 2021 Men's World Boxing Championship to Serbia as AIBA alleges non-payment of host fee

The Boxing Federation of India acknowledged the delay but blamed it on "procedural complications" arising out of the AIBA's failure to resolve "issues" with regards to the account in which the money was to be transferred

Tokyo Olympics 2020: AIBA should have its suspension lifted before Games take place in 2021, says official
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: AIBA should have its suspension lifted before Games take place in 2021, says official

Amateur boxing’s international governing body (AIBA) should be able to complete its reforms and have its suspension lifted before the Tokyo Games are held in 2021, a Russian boxing official who also holds a position at AIBA said on Wednesday.