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AIBA and its President Dr Ching-Kuo Wu praised by International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach for remarkable success of the Boxing Tournament at the XXXI Olympiad Rio de Janeiro
August 26, 2016
Letter from IOC President Tomas Bach
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The stories and records of the Rio 2016 Olympic Boxing Tournament
August 25, 2016
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…
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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 16 days of boxing – one of only two sports…
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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 2016 on Sunday as the Olympic Tournament drew to a…
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Four new champions give the Rio 2016 Olympic Boxing Tournament a shining finale on Day Sixteen
August 21, 2016
American Claressa Shields and Netherlands’ Nouchka Fontijn were first into the ring, both with an added incentive to win besides the glory of Olympic gold. For Shields, the prospect of…
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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 two Olympic gold medals. Shields once again dominated the competition,…
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“With determination you can go a long way,” says France’s Tony Yoka, the new Men’s Olympic Super Heavyweight Champion
August 21, 2016
Tony Yoka capped a remarkable 12 months in Rio on Sunday afternoon by winning the Olympic Super Heavyweight title in Riocentro Pavilion 6. The top seed defeated Britain’s Joe Joyce…
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“It is a great feeling to be Olympic champion,” says Uzbekistan’s Olympic Flyweight gold medalist Shakhobidin Zoirov
August 21, 2016
Uzbekistan’s Shakhobidin Zoirov became the new Olympic Flyweight Champion on Sunday afternoon, defeating Russia’s former World Champion Misha Aloian by unanimous decision. It was another composed display from the Uzbek,…
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“I woke up, trained and decided I am great and I will be great here,” says two-time Women’s Olympic Middleweight Champion Claressa Shields
August 21, 2016
Claressa Shields took her place in American boxing history on Sunday afternoon, when she became the country’s first boxer to win two Olympic gold medals. Shields once again dominated the…
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Final day of Rio 2016 Olympic Boxing Tournament will see four golds awarded as 19 nations win medals during a memorable competition
August 21, 2016
The Rio 2016 Olympic Boxing Tournament will draw to a close on Sunday afternoon, when a sell-out Riocentro Pavilion 6 will host four more champion-defining finals. The Women’s Middleweights (75kg)…