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News: Alejandro Luna-Bryant Cruz, UK vs. Africa Competition

Uprising Promotions featherweight Angel “El Gato” Luna (11-3-1, 6 KOs) will go north in weight to battle Bryant “Pee Wee” Cruz (17-2, 8 KOs) at 135 pounds, with the bout occurring this Saturday at Res...Read More

News: AIBA in Sudan, Fight Night Promotions, Selina Barrios

The Year of Africa has completed the latest stop on its journey around the great continent, hosting five courses over three weeks with the participation of ten Arabic-speaking countries. More than 150...Read More

Team GB's Muhammad Ali Fails Drugs Test, Suspended

Muhammad Ali is facing a long ban after testing positive for a steroid in April. The sport's international federation AIBA has confirmed that the Team GB fighter tested positive during a World Series ...Read More

AIBA Appoints Interim-President While Wu is Suspended

World boxing's crisis-hit governing body AIBA has appointed Franco Falconelli as its acting interim president in place of the suspended Wu Ching-kuo. Wu was suspended on Wednesday by AIBA's disciplina...Read More

AIBA Bankruptcy Fears Grow, Wu Has Been Suspended

International Boxing Association (AIBA) president Wu Ching-kuo has been suspended over allegations of financial mismanagement. Wu has controlled Olympic boxing's governing body since 2006 and even ran...Read More

AIBA's Wu on Court Win, Future Direction of Organization

Following the Swiss Court’s ruling on Monday 25 September that confirmed Dr Ching-Kuo Wu’s leadership of the organisation and refused to recognise the so-called IMC and its demands, the AIBA President...Read More

McCracken Confident New Talent Will Emerge in New GB Team

Rob McCracken is confident that new, world-class gems could be unearthed in the coming months as the Great Britain boxing team starts to take shape ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. This winter w...Read More

AIBA's Wu Gets Upper Hand on Rivals With Latest Court Ruling

A Swiss court on Monday dismissed an attempt by opponents to amateur boxing chief Wu Ching-Kuo to seize control of governing body the AIBA. Wu’s position was challenged by the AIBA's executive committ...Read More

Lolenga Mock Gets New Foe, Manny Siaca Forced To Withdraw

Former WBA super middleweight champ Manny Siaca has been forced to pull out of the fight against Lolenga Mock, scheduled for October 7 in Copenhagen. Siaca´s home in Puerto Rico hasn't had neither wat...Read More

Hamburg 2017 WC Results: Cuba Is Back, Dominates the Rest

Crossing continental Europe one couldn’t find a better place for world championship boxing than Hamburg, Germany, arguably the birthplace (or, at least, the citadel) of the German boxing. It’s where t...Read More

AIBA's Internal War Continues To Rage On Without End

Punches are flying in and outside the ring at the amateur boxing world championships in Germany this week as a bitter power struggle rages for control of the historic Olympic sport. In one corner in H...Read More

AIBA Plunges Into Further Chaos, as Criminal Complaint is Filed

Amateur boxing's world governing body AIBA has been plunged deeper into civil war after the beleaguered organisation filed a criminal complaint against members of its own executive committee in Switze...Read More

AIBA Legal Battle Continues With Latest Court Ruling

A Swiss court rejected Monday an urgent provisional management shakeup at amateur boxing's ruling body AIBA, ruling the push to oust embattled president Wu Ching-Kuo could wait for a proper hearing. "...Read More

AIBA President Says "Nothing To Fear" as Legal Battle Begins

Lausanne - The offices of amateur boxing’s ruling body AIBA reopened today after a week-long closure with embattled president Wu Ching-Kuo on site despite a push for his ouster by rival executives. Wu...Read More

Rivals Take Legal Action Take Control of AIBA From Current Prez

Opponents to embattled amateur boxing chief Wu Ching-Kuo have begun legal proceedings in an attempt to seize control of ruling body the AIBA, executive committee member Pat Fiacco told AFP on Tuesday....Read More

AIBA President Refuses To Leave Post, Fights Back Against 'Coup'

The embattled president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) defiantly claimed on Saturday that he was still in charge of the body despite moves by rival executives to oust him. In a phone i...Read More

AIBA President Set To Be Ousted as Internal Rift Continues

Employees of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) were locked out of their offices on Wednesday with president Wu Ching-Kuo set to be ousted from his role, according to an AFP journalist. Secur...Read More

British Squad Claims Record Eight Medals in Euro Championships

British fighters delivered a record eight medals in the finals of the EUBC European Boxing Championships in Kharkiv, where Peter McGrail took the bantamweight title. The Great Britain squad had claime...Read More

Seven British Boxers Head To Finals in Euro Championships

Britain's fighters enjoyed another excellent day at the European Boxing Championships in Ukraine, with seven boxers booking their place in tomorrow's finals in Kharkiv. All but one of the eight Englan...Read More

Russian Fighter Banned Entry To Ukraine For Euro Championships

Ukraine has banned top Russian boxer Georgy Kushitashvili from entering the country for the EUBC European Boxing Championships over a visit to Crimea, Ukraine's border guards stated on Wednesday....Read More