Swiss sports lawyer François Carrard has turned down a role which would have seen him help the embattled International Boxing Association (AIBA) devise its new statues "in order to prevent any appearance of potential conflicts of interest".
Umar Kremlev, the Russian Boxing Federation secretary general who offered to personally wipe out the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) $16 million (£12 million/€14 million) debt, has been put in charge of attracting new investment for the world governing body.
Scoring will be displayed publicly at the end of each round during next year's Olympic Games boxing tournament in Tokyo, it was revealed today.
World champion Artur Beterbiev has praised the level of competition on show at the recently-held Russian Boxing Championship in Samara.
Prominent sports lawyer François Carrard has been drafted in to help devise changes to the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) statutes as part of the latest attempt to improve the embattled body's governance.
Six-time world champion Mary Kom will face Nikhat Zareen in a trial bout to decide India's flyweight representative in the women's event at the Asian boxing qualifier for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
One of boxing's most influential fighters, Britain's Nicola Adams, has been forced to retire from the sport.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has congratulated Shelley Watts following her appointment by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) boxing taskforce as one of 10 athlete ambassadors to engage with fighters prior to Tokyo 2020.
World Boxing Council (WBC) President Mauricio Sulaimán has urged countries not to enter professionals into qualification events for the boxing tournament at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Local boxers Yuito Moriwaki and Sana Kawano progressed to finals at the Tokyo 2020 boxing test event here today.
A monitoring system for judges will be trialed during this week’s Tokyo 2020 boxing test event in a bid to help restore the confidence of boxers and coaches prior to next year’s Olympic Games.
Nikhat Zareen, who is at the centre of a selection row regarding India's squad for next year's Asian Olympic qualifier, is among the athletes set to compete at the Tokyo 2020 boxing test event this week.
Amateur fighters run the risk of serious injury if they come up against professionals at at Tokyo 2020, the World Boxing Council (WBC) have warned the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Croatian boxer Ivica Bačurin has been suspended from all sport for four years after being found guilty of anti-doping violations.
Mary Kom is at the centre of a row over India's selection for the Asian Olympic boxing qualifier for Tokyo 2020, after Nikhat Zareen demanded a trial bout against the six-time world champion.