AIBA announces management changes within its organization
September 21, 2016
Firstly, former Communications Director William Louis-Marie will assume the role of Acting Executive Director. In addition, Philippe Tuccelli, previously AOB Sport …
Rio 2016 Olympic Boxing Tournament delivers 27 sessions of thrills for thousands of fans in Pavilion 6 and millions watching around the world
August 25, 2016
The Rio 2016 Olympic Boxing Tournament brought together athletes from 76 nations and 4 continents to Riocentro Pavilion 6 for …
Uzbekistan’s new Olympic Light Flyweight Champion Hasanboy Dusmatov wins the Val Barker Trophy for the outstanding male boxer of Rio 2016
August 21, 2016
Uzbekistan’s 23 year-old Olympic Light Flyweight Champion Hasanboy Dusmatov received the Val Barker Trophy for outstanding male boxer at Rio …
Two-time Olympic Champion Claressa Shields becomes first female winner of the Val Barker Trophy for the outstanding woman boxer of Rio 2016
August 21, 2016
The USA’s 21 year-old Middleweight Claressa Shields made history on Sunday when she became the first American boxer to win …
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Behind every great Olympic Boxing tournament there are great legends, historic performances and record-breaking achievements. Across the 16 days of Rio 2016 competition, the stories just kept coming. 76 Countries were represented at the Rio 2016 Boxing Tournament 19 nations emerged from the competit...
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The Rio 2016 Olympic Boxing Tournament brought together athletes from 76 nations and 4 continents to Riocentro Pavilion 6 for 16 days of boxing – one of only two sports to feature on every day of the Games. As the bouts progressed and the first medals were awarded, so records were made and legends w...