AIBA turns 70 in 2016 and eyes a landmark year for boxing
January 12, 2016
After a resoundingly successful 2015 for boxing, in which the 2015 AIBA World Championships in Doha were as ambitious as they were spectacular, another epic season of World Series of…
APB star Erik Pfeifer takes gold at the Boxing World Cup of Petroleum Countries in Russia
January 11, 2016
The World Cup of Petroleum Countries took place in the city of Khanty-Mansiysk, in the Western Siberian region of the Russian Federation, at the end of December. Germany’s Erik Pfeifer…
Huge year for Women’s Boxing kicks off with biggest ever field at Nations Cup in Serbia
January 8, 2016
The 5th Nations Cup takes place in Ruma, Serbia from 8-12 January, marking the first women’s boxing tournament of 2016. Competing will be 44 junior, 63 youth and 162 elite-level…
Prestigious global vote places AIBA President Ching-Kuo Wu among 25 most influential figures for Olympic year ahead
January 5, 2016
Around the Rings (ATR) has announced its annual Golden 25 list, which this year features AIBA President Dr Ching Kuo-Wu. Dr Wu enters the list at number 24 on the…
Howard Davis, 1976 Olympic boxing champion, dies at 59
January 5, 2016
By Associated Press LATimes Olympic champion boxer Howard Davis Jr., who won the 1976 gold medal and was named over teammate Sugar Ray Leonard as the most outstanding fighter in the…