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…
European Boxing reaffirms its support of AIBA at Annual General Assembly
February 24, 2019
Following the European Boxing Confederation’s (EUBC) Annual General Assembly in Moscow, a resolution reaffirming unwavering support for AIBA was unanimously approved by the newly elected EUBC Executive Committee. This resolution…
President Gafur Rahimov reflects on the future of AIBA following the recent Executive Committee meeting
February 13, 2019
Following a full two-day programme at AIBA’s recent Executive Committee meeting held in Istanbul, Turkey, AIBA President Gafur Rahimov reflects on the future of AIBA, the sport of boxing and…
AIBA Executive Committee meeting highlights unity & progress in Istanbul
February 9, 2019
The AIBA Executive Committee convened for a two-days meeting to discuss the current state of affairs and the continued progress towards its new reforms in the Turkish city of Istanbul…
AIBA Executive Committee wraps up first day of meetings
February 8, 2019
Concluding the first day of AIBA’s Executive Committee meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, the Executive Committee covered a variety of topics which contributed to positive discussions. Included among the subjects were…
AIBA moves forward with IOC Inquiry Committee
February 4, 2019
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has requested Deloitte to do a report on the AIBA International Boxing Association following their Executive Board decision to set up an Ad Hoc Inquiry…
AIBA Presidential Newsletter January 2019
January 29, 2019
My dear boxers and friends, First and foremost, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very happy New Year. May it be filled with good…