Morinari Watanabe, chairman of the Boxing Task Force (BTF) charged with supervising the sport at Tokyo 2020, sounded a stark warning today on the eve of competition.
Boxers Kellie Harrington and Brendan Irvine have been selected to carry Ireland's flag at the Opening Ceremony of the Olympics here in Tokyo on Friday (July 23).
An American who served as a technical official during the corruption-plagued boxing tournament at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro has been cleared to hold a position at Tokyo 2020 by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) group organising the competition.
South African National Boxing Organisation (SANABO) President Siyabulela Mkhwalo has admitted that having no fighters at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here is an "embarrassment".
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) will unveil a new scoring system "shortly" as the governing body battles to regain its Olympic status.
Tyson Fury's world heavyweight title defence against Deontay Wilder later this month has been postponed after the British boxer tested positive for COVID-19.
The details of additional weight classes for International Boxing Association (AIBA) competitions from August 1 have been announced.
Boxer Lehlohonolo Ledwaba - a former world champion in the professional game - has died at the age of 49 after contracting COVID-19.
Extra weight categories, championship updates, live scoring and increased funding for National federations are the latest reforms being worked on by the International Boxing Federation (AIBA), according to its President Umar Kremlev.
Bidden this past week to the 19th century splendour of Lausanne’s Beau-Rivage Palace, dutifully masked members of the international press - and other virtual participants - witnessed the President of the International Boxing Federation (AIBA), Umar Kremlev, make his case for a Brave New World.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Umar Kremlev hosted United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) officials at AIBA's headquarters in Lausanne and has vowed to work to improve the lives of refugees.
Canadian boxer Mandy Bujold's dream of competing at Tokyo 2020 has been kept alive after she succeeded in her appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a decision which ruled her out of the delayed Olympic Games.
There could not have been two more contrasting British boxing champions then Brian London and Kirkland Laing. Both passed away last week, heavyweight London at 87, just a few months short of Scottish featherweight Bobby Neill’s record as the nation's oldest surviving title holder. Laing was 66 and had never really recovered from a bad fall some years earlier.
Richard McLaren, the Canadian lawyer who has been given the job of investigating corruption within the International Boxing Federation (AIBA), has made a "call for action", inviting information from anyone who has been involved in the sport in recent years.
International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Umar Kremlev called for a "change in mentality" among referees and judges after meeting with officials in Italy.