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Boxing Could Be Dropped From Olympics Over Uzbek Man’s Prominent Role – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty Boxing Could Be Dropped From Olympics Over Uzbek Man's Prominent RoleRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) is threatening to drop boxing from the Olympics over "extreme concern" that an Uzbek businessman accused of having ties to organized crime is running unopposed to become president of the amateur boxing …Tokyo 2020: IOC tells amateur boxing bosses to sort governance or risk missing …

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Boxing’s Olympic future in jeopardy – Rappler

Rappler Boxing's Olympic future in jeopardyRappler"Therefore, the IOC reiterates its clear position that if the governance issues are not properly addressed to the satisfaction of the IOC at the forthcoming AIBA Congress, the existence of boxing on the Olympic programme and even the recognition of …Australian boxers reassured row over who runs amateur boxing won't stop them competing at 2020 …

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Big Baby, big problem?

Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller has been bulldozing his way towards a world title fight, so we asked a former opponent to analyse the formidable American heavyweight. More: continued here

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Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury exchange shoves during appearance – ESPN

Express.co.uk Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury exchange shoves during appearanceESPNHe's fearless in the ring, and he's got a background of boxing in his blood. It's good that he's from another country so you get to see different cultures, different personalities from the two of us. You've got one from America and you've got one from …Fury vs Wilder: Gyspy King makes …

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Australian boxers reassured row over who runs amateur boxing won’t stop them competing at 2020 Tokyo Olympics – NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au Australian boxers reassured row over who runs amateur boxing won't stop them competing at 2020 Tokyo OlympicsNEWS.com.auThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Boxing Association (AIBA) have been embroiled in a bitter row for months over who should run amateur boxing and now the gloves are well and truly off. The IOC has been warning AIBA to …IOC wants …

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Fury vs Wilder: Gyspy King makes BIZARRE claim during LA press conference – Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk Fury vs Wilder: Gyspy King makes BIZARRE claim during LA press conferenceExpress.co.uk“Especially not by him. No disrespect to him… Another three men or 50 others like him could never beat the Gypsy King. “There's been many, many fighters before like Deontay Wilder, but there's never ever been a Tyson Fury before in the history of boxing.Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder press …

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IOC wants ‘grave’ AIBA issues fixed or boxing risks missing Games – euronews

RTE.ie IOC wants 'grave' AIBA issues fixed or boxing risks missing GameseuronewsBUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – The international boxing association (AIBA) must resolve its governance issues by next month or risk missing out on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and losing its recognition by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the IOC …IOC threatens to drop boxing from Olympics over electionBelleville News-DemocratBoxing handed IOC …

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Fury and Wilder separated again in LA

Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder had to be separated once more as their final news conference in Los Angeles got heated ahead of their WBC heavyweight title bout on December 1. More: continued here

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IOC wants “grave” AIBA issues fixed or boxing risks missing Games – Eurosport.com

News18 IOC wants "grave" AIBA issues fixed or boxing risks missing GamesEurosport.comBUENOS AIRES, Oct 3 (Reuters) – The international boxing association (AIBA) must resolve its governance issues by next month or risk missing out on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and losing its recognition by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the IOC …Interim Boss Sole candidate for AIBA Boxing PresidencyNews18Boxing facing a …

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What’s next for WBC champions and mandatory challengers? – ESPN

ESPN What's next for WBC champions and mandatory challengers?ESPNSuper middleweight: Due to the recent disclosure that titleholder David Benavidez tested positive for cocaine in a random drug test as part of the WBC Clean Boxing Program, he was stripped of the title at the convention and made a "champion in recess. More: continued here

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IOC threatens to drop boxing from Olympics over election – Idaho Statesman

Olympics IOC threatens to drop boxing from Olympics over electionIdaho StatesmanThe International Olympic Committee has reiterated its threat to drop boxing from the Olympics, expressing "extreme concern" with how the sport is run after a businessman from Uzbekistan who has been accused by U.S. authorities of having ties to …Olympics – IOC wants "grave" AIBA issues fixed or boxing risks …

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Tovah Feldshuh Will Play Jewish Boxing Manager Joe Jacobs in Dancing With Giants – Playbill.com

Playbill.com Tovah Feldshuh Will Play Jewish Boxing Manager Joe Jacobs in Dancing With GiantsPlaybill.comWritten and directed by her brother, David Feldshuh, a Pulitzer Prize finalist for Miss Evers' Boys, the play is a fictionalized account based on true events surrounding the relationship between American boxing champ Joe Louis; German boxing champion … More: continued here

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‘Larry Fink: The Boxing Photographs’ Review: A Ringside View of Humanity – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal 'Larry Fink: The Boxing Photographs' Review: A Ringside View of HumanityWall Street JournalTherefore, it is fitting that this brilliantly gritty exhibit, “Larry Fink: The Boxing Photographs,” would appear at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Boxing is black and white, and so are the approximately 80 prints in this show that was organized by … More: continued here

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Boxing: Joseph Parker to make NZ return in Christchurch in December – Newshub

Newshub Boxing: Joseph Parker to make NZ return in Christchurch in DecemberNewshubKiwi boxer Joseph Parker will make his return to the boxing ring in December as he attempts to work his way back up the heavyweight ranks. The 26-year-old heavyweight will return to the ring at Christchurch's Horncastle Arena on December 15, with an …Boxing: Joseph Parker must sparkle in pre-Christmas …

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Smith: Unfinished WBC business

Callum Smith is already looking to unify the super-middleweight division with “unfinished business” with the WBC in his sights. More: continued here

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Washington welcomes Joyce fight

Gerald Washington is “looking forward” to a potential fight with Joe Joyce and is confident he can ruin the British heavyweight’s unbeaten record. More: continued here

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Boxing facing potential expulsion from Olympics – Irish Times

Irish Times Boxing facing potential expulsion from OlympicsIrish TimesBoxing is now facing the clear and present danger of being expelled from the Tokyo Olympics after the International Boxing Association (AIBA) confirmed the sole nomination of Gafur Rakhimov for their next president. Rakhimov has been acting as interim …Interim boss sole candidate for AIBA boxing presidencyINQUIRER.netEngland boxing concern as sport on brink …

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