AIBA plans bold new horizon for African boxing at Continental Confederation workshop in Lausanne
November 8, 2016
As the new Olympic Cycle gets underway towards Tokyo 2020, an underlying theme of the HeadsUp initiative in 2017 will be the AIBA Year of Africa. With a view to…
Ray Silvas, Supervisor of AIBA 2016 Youth World Championships
November 8, 2016
Ray Silvas is the Supervisor for the 2016 AIBA Youth World Championships. His vast experience of the boxing world means he has seen more young boxers than most making the…
AIBA President visits Kosovo to meet the athletes who made history at Rio 2016 as the country’s first Olympians
November 7, 2016
AIBA President and IOC Executive Board member Dr. Ching-Kuo Wu has visited the Kosovo Olympic Committee two months after the country made its first ever Olympic appearance, at the Rio…
Youth World Championship memories – Chinese Light Flyweight Bin Lv
November 3, 2016
At the 2012 AIBA Youth World Championships in the Armenian capital of Yerevan, the Chinese team saw a new star emerge in the form of Light Flyweight (49kg) Bin Lv.…
Youth World Championship memories – USA Bantamweight Shakur Stevenson
November 2, 2016
The USA’s latest great boxing hope is the New Jersey-born Bantamweight (56kg) Shakur Stevenson. The young man with an infectious enthusiasm for the sport burst onto the international boxing scene…