Cuban boxing champions will fight in Managua to qualify for PanAmerican Games
March 26, 2019
The 18th PanAmerican Games will be held in Lima, Peru in end of July. The Qualifier is scheduled to take place in Managua, Nicaragua on April 2-11. The Cuban boxing…
Statement from AIBA President Mr. Gafur Rahimov
March 22, 2019
Having dedicated myself to the great sport of Boxing and the Olympic Movement for over 25 year, I have always put the well-being of our sport and our athletes above…
Bahrain Boxing Federation’s historical step
March 19, 2019
Bahrain Boxing Federation was founded only a few years ago but the country will make its first big step in the boxing world next month. Bahrain will feel this historical…
Boxing in Olympism
March 18, 2019
In fact, boxing is one of the oldest Olympic sports. The earliest evidence of boxing dates back to Egypt around 3000 BC. The sport was introduced to the ancient Olympic…
Testa, Broadhurst, Surmeneli and Asenov defended their EUBC U22 titles in Vladikavkaz
March 18, 2019
The final competition day of the EUBC U22 European Boxing Championships was held in Vladikavkaz, Russia where 20 winners have been crowned. Italy's Irma Testa, Ireland's Amy Broadhurst, Turkey's Busenaz…
AIBA Compliance Unit up and running
March 12, 2019
At the recent AIBA EC Meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, Mr Terry Smith was appointed as Chairman of the AIBA Compliance Unit. The Compliance Unit is responsible for ensuring that all…
10 champions aim to defend their titles on the upcoming EUBC U22 European Boxing Championships
March 8, 2019
The EUBC U22 Boxing Championships is hosted by the city of Vladikavkaz (Russia). Ten out of the twenty titleholders will attend the new edition of the tournament to defend their…
AIBA President represents boxing at the 38th OCA General Assembly
March 5, 2019
During the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly, which took place in Bangkok Thailand, Boxing was proudly represented by AIBA President Gafur Rahimov. While the General Assembly opened on…
AIBA Presidential Newsletter February 2019
February 28, 2019
My dear boxers and friends, At AIBA, the month of February has been eventful and overall quite positive – we are on track for the year and I am confident…
AIBA welcomes positive change in the uniforms’ rule
February 25, 2019
Last week in Istanbul, the AIBA Executive Committee approved a key change in the AIBA uniform rules, including the possibility for boxers to wear their respective national colors on their…