Pacquiao claims it would be “honour” to represent Philippines at Rio 2016

Plans to include top professionals in the Olympic boxing tournament at Rio 2016 have received a massive boost after Manny Pacquiao, the sport's first and only eight-division...

IOC approve AIBA plan to scrap male headguards at Rio 2016 Olympics

Male boxers competing at this year's Olympic Games will not wear headguards for the first time in 36 years after a proposal by the...

AIBA signs agreement with Alibaba Sports Group in bid to aid boxing’s development

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Alibaba Sports Group to cooperate on projects aimed at supporting and...

Rio 2016 set to be open to professional boxers after AIBA propose changing rules

An Extraordinary Congress is set to be held by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) in May to pass new rules that would allow top...

AIBA eyes landmark year for boxing as it celebrates 70th anniversary

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) says it is preparing to unveil innovations and initiatives to help grow boxing even further this year on the...

Muhammad Ali says that political leaders have responsibility to foster understanding about his religion

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, who converted to Islam in the 1960s, returned to the public spotlight Wednesday night to say that...

Australian Olympic Committee Clarify Stilnox Banning Situation in an Attempt to Avoid Repeat of...

Australian athletes will now be banned from using Stilnox, a prescription medication used for the treatment of insomnia, from the date they are selected...

St. Louis Boxing Influence Packs a Wallop

Boxing is historically one of the United States’ earliest sports along with horse racing. The U.S. has produced many top fighters, with boxing providing...

Top Indian boxers confirm attendance at National Games despite rift surrounding sport

Many of India's top boxing stars have confirmed their participation at the National Games despite the ongoing rift between Boxing India and the Indian...

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