International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential candidate Ramie Al-Masri has called for third-party due diligence and background checks to be undertaken to ensure trustworthy people are involved in the leadership of the governing body.
With Olympic boxing, if not quite under threat then certainly the subject of serious scrutiny, it was heartening to hear the 35-year-old Rio super heavyweight silver medallist Joe Joyce explaining just how valuable his experience in amateur boxing, and particularly the Games, contributed to his shock conquest of the young British, Commonwealth and European champion Daniel Dubois at the weekend.
Suleyman Mikayilov has urged his fellow International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential candidates to conduct their campaigns in a respectful manner in the days leading up to the vote.
The European Olympic boxing qualifying tournament for Tokyo 2020, which was suspended in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, is set to resume in London in April 2021.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) Election Committee has called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to "formally share its concerns" regarding some of the candidates standing for President with the panel overseeing the vote.
The heads of the five Nordic National Federations have declared their support for Boris van der Vorst in the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential election.
Forty years ago this week in New Orleans, Sugar Ray Leonard stopped Roberto Durán to regain the World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight title.
USA Boxing has announced the postponement of its 2020 National Championships due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and has moved the event to 2021.
Not since Muhammad Ali and George Foreman Rumbled in the Jungle 46 years ago, or even since James J. Corbett knocked out Joe Choynski in the 27th round of a world heavyweight title slugfest on board a barge moored in San Francisco Bay in 1889, has there been a more unlikely setting for big fight than the one for this Saturday (November 28) night's blockbuster between Daniel Dubois and Olympic silver medallist Joe Joyce.
Boris van der Vorst has vowed to restructure deals with the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) creditors to help ease the financial crisis at the organisation as he warned against taking a "onetime payment from unspecified sources" in his election manifesto.
Asian Boxing Confederation (ABSC) President Anas Al Otaiba has targeted resolving the International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) debt situation within one year, doubling the sport’s non-Olympic revenues and ensuring modernised governance should he be elected President.
Liam Morgan: Reluctance from IOC to take action against Federations provides safety net for core Olympic sports
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is well known for its opaque messaging.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) Presidential candidate Suleyman Mikayilov has vowed to establish an independent body to help pay off the troubled Federation's considerable debt in his manifesto for the top job at the organisation.
Two-time Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams has been forced to leave television programme Strictly Come Dancing after her dance partner Katya Jones tested positive for coronavirus.
The International Boxing Association's (AIBA) Election Committee has confirmed all seven candidates for the Presidential election have been approved to stand at the virtual Congress on December 12 and 13.