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AIBA moves 2021 world boxing championships to Belgrade

Apr 29, 2020 - 3:07 PM

AIBA says it had terminated its contract with New Delhi after it did not pay an agreed host fee

DENIED. The AIBA was last year stripped by the International Olympic Committee of its right to run boxing at the Tokyo Games due to serious mismanagement. File photo from Shutterstock

Boxing's Olympic future in jeopardy

Oct 04, 2018 - 11:23 AM

The International Olympic Committee has warned that boxing could be axed from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

CONTROVERSY. Boxing has never been free of controversy, even during the Asian Games where Filipino boxers like Eumir Marcial (left) fell victim to controversial decisions. File photo from Asian Games media pool

Indian boxer Sarita Devi suspended by AIBA for Asian Games medal snub

Oct 22, 2014 - 8:02 PM

Indian boxer Sarita Devi was provisionally suspended by the sport s world governing body after refusing to accept her bronze medal at the Asian Games in a protest against judging

Sarita Devi refuses her bronze medal on the podium. File photo by Indranil Mukherjee/AFP

Kazakhs loom large in Asian Games boxing

Sep 23, 2014 - 3:31 PM

Kazakhstan looks to have a leg up in the Asian Games boxing competition as powerhouses China India send depleted rosters

This file photo taken on August 6, 2012 shows Ivan Dychko of Kazakhstan (in red) fighting against Simon Kean of Canada (in blue) during the super heavyweight boxing quarterfinals during the 2012 London Olympic Games. File photo by Jack Guez/AFP