World Series Of Boxing Season VIII Week 3 Preview

Italia Thunder to host France Fighting Roosters on Week 3 of Season VIII Italia Thunder began their campaign with a dramatic 3-2 win over the Croatian Knights in Week One and will be looking to build on that success as they welcome France Fighting Roosters in Rome on Friday night. The visitors also started their…

Why I Dumped Landmark Promotions For Azzur Management Team – Isaac Ekpo

Nigeria’s professional Super Middleweight boxer, rated Number 2 in the world, Isaac ‘The Grenade’ Ekpo has given reasons why he dumped Landmark Promotions for Azzur Management. His new outfit named Azzur Management is owned by Nelson Aiyelabowo, a Nigerian based in the United States of America, USA. The professional pugilist, (32-2, 25KO) who is currently…

New Teams, Big Names and Defending Champions Confirmed For WSB Season VIII

On the first weekend of February 2018, the bell will ring in a new season of World Series of Boxing, AIBA’s unique global team boxing competition that continues to evolve and entertain all around the world as it enters Season VIII. The format will follow the successful three-group, regional regular season and global play-offs, with…

Ching-Kuo Wu Steps Down As AIBA President…

International Boxing Association (AIBA) and Mr Ching-Kuo Wu announced today that they have amicably agreed to resolve the management issues within AIBA and to withdraw and terminate all related pending procedures before civil courts and AIBA Disciplinary Commission. Both parties agreed that at this stage there is no indication of any unethical behaviour by either…

AIBA’s Year of Africa legacy project nominated for Peace and Sport Award

AIBA is proud to announce that its inaugural legacy project the Year of Africa has been nominated for a 2017 Peace and Sport Award. With education at its heart, the year-long initiative has already brought new horizons for the region’s boxing by offering 4,835 course places and bringing about a 250% increase in Africa’s pool…

Amosun Congratulates Anthony Joshua

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has congratulated boxing superstar, Anthony Joshua, for successfully defending his IBF Heavyweight World title, by defeating Carlos Takam in the 10th round at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. The governor, in a statement signed by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Otunba Dayo Adeneye, described the feat by…

30 Days To 2017 AIBA Women’s Youth World Championships in Guwahati

The 2017 AIBA Youth Women’s World Boxing Championships will take place between 19-26 November in the eastern India city of Guwahati, with the tournament ready to shine a light on the next generation of talented young female boxers from around the world. While many of the 193 registered boxers from 39 countries will hope to…

AIBA Disciplinary Commission Takes Strong Stance After Critical Interference During 2017 African Continental Championships

Following an incident on 25 June 2017, during the AFBC African Boxing Continental Championships hosted by the Congolese Boxing Federation (Fecoboxe) in Brazzaville, Congo and in light of reports made by AIBA officials present at the tournament, the AIBA Disciplinary Commission has decided to exclude Fecoboxe from organising any AIBA competition for two years and…