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AIBA Boxer of the Month – Brazil’s Robson Conceição
December 22, 2015
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has named Brazilian lightweight sensation Robson Donato Conceição its final Boxer of the Month for 2015. The AIBA World Boxing Championships bronze medalist, who also…
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AIBA and the Chinese Taipei Boxing Federation look forward to 2016 with HeadsUp!
December 22, 2015
After successfully staging the AIBA Women’s Junior/Youth World Boxing Championships earlier on in the year, the Chinese Taipei Boxing Federation ( CTBF) with it’s  President Mr Wu-Nan Lee, signed the…
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Team USA boxing trials confirm line-up for final phase of Rio 2016 Olympic qualifiers
December 17, 2015
The final stage of Olympic selection for Team USA’s men’s boxing squad took place from 7-12 December with the national trials in Reno. The city was the site of the…
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Kazakhstan’s boxers dominate Khayrutdinov Youth Tournament in Almaty
December 17, 2015
The Mengerey Khayrutdinov Youth Tournament in the former Kazakhstan capital of Almaty saw the host nation’s boxers fall just one gold short of a clean sweep in what proved to…
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AIBA President attends a star-studded night of boxing in Kyiv
December 16, 2015
Kyiv’s sold out Palace of Sports was the venue for a huge Saturday night of boxing in Ukraine, with Olympic Gold Medalist Oleksandr Usyk’s battle against Cuban Pedro Rodriguez headlining…
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Boxing unites christians, muslims in war-torn C. Africa
December 16, 2015
©MARCO LONGARI / AFP Panting, his red singlet drenched in sweat, he pauses to catch his breath. Ngassima, 18, has taken a few blows in the ring today, he even…
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AIBA’s five-star official Kheira Sidi Yakoub receives Arab world’s biggest sports award
December 16, 2015
Algeria’s Kheira Sidi Yakoub, the first female five-star official from the International Boxing Association, has been presented with the Outstanding Success Award at this week’s Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum…
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British star Chantelle Cameron discusses Brazil 2016 run
December 15, 2015
Chris Glover - World Boxing News Chantelle Cameron has really announced herself as a top draw performer on the British and European amateur scene. Now she is ready to take…
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No surprises as Canada’s Pan-American boxing stars dominate Olympic qualifier trials in Montreal
December 14, 2015
The Canadian Olympic Boxing Trials took over the Queen Elizabeth Hotel Ballroom in Montreal last week, with the five-day competition used to decide the ten male and three female boxers…
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Five Minutes with… Team USA’s Antonio Vargas
December 14, 2015
Team USA’s young Olympic hopeful Antonio Vargas caused a stir at the 2015 Pan-American Games when he overcame a strong flyweight line up to take the gold in Toronto. The…