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LANE ONE: The top Olympic-sport stories of 2018, part I: Thrills, yes, but also...

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As the calendar runs out on 2018, it’s worth looking back at the stories that were the most compelling, the most exciting and the...

BOXING: AIBA wants to meet ASAP with IOC Working Group

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In the aftermath of the International Olympic Committee Executive Board’s decision to form an ad hoc committee to examine whether the International Boxing Association...

LANE ONE: Walking in parallel, the IOC and USOC are reworking their power over...

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Perhaps not unexpectedly, the International Olympic Committee and the United States Olympic Committee are walking, side-by-side, down a parallel road of de-certification of a...

LANE ONE: The IOC punches AIBA, is WADA being played for a dope in...

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Quite a weekend of action off the fields of play, with major developments in the ongoing saga of boxing and the Olympic Games, doping...

BOXING: India’s hero Mary Kom wins sixth Women’s World title

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With all of the tumult over boxing governance and its possible elimination from the Olympic program, a national hero came through with a record-setting...

BOXING: Finals being set in Women’s World Champs

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The AIBA Women’s World Championships in New Delhi (IND) has reached the medal-deciding stage, with the first set of semifinals completed on Thursday and...

BOXING: India in hot water for refusing to admit Kosovo boxer for Women’s Worlds

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While the AIBA Women’s World Championships are continuing in New Delhi (IND), the refusal of the Indian government to allow Kosovo boxer Donjeta Sadiku...

BOXING Preview: Women’s World Champs start in New Delhi

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Ten days of boxing will decide the women’s World Champions for 2018 as the 10th edition of the women’s championships take place in New...

LANE ONE: Boxing elects “organized crime” leader Rakhimov as president; now what?

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Elections of international federation presidents aren’t usually too exciting except for those in the sport. There are exceptions, of course, and one of those...

BOXING: Konakbayev placed on the ballot by CAS

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With the International Boxing Association (AIBA) presidential vote looming on Saturday (3 November), the Court of Arbitration for Sport formally cleared the way for...

THE BIG PICTURE: Boxing federation election controversy continues

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With the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Congress and its presidential election coming on 3 November, the activity surrounding it has increased dramatically. The Court of...

THE BIG PICTURE: Now the leading candidate for the boxing presidency might resign if...

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"Should I be given the trust by AIBA members and be elected AIBA President, then also details about my position, background etc. will be...

BOXING: Konakbayev appeals to CAS to be added to presidential ballot

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The drama over the future of the International Boxing Federation (AIBA) and its 3 November presidential election continues, now at the Court of Arbitration...

THE BIG PICTURE: Boxing on the razor’s edge of elimination from the Olympic Games

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You almost never hear language like this in a statement from the International Olympic Committee: “The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today...

A bad Asian Games for boxing; will it be knocked out for 2020?

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These are tense days for the International Boxing Federation, known in Olympic circles by its French acronym, AIBA. After an internal struggle over its finances,...

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