Russia's sports leaders are to blame for the situation that has left the country facing a four-year ban from international competition, the general secretary of the Russian Boxing Federation Umar Kremlev has claimed.
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.
Russian Boxing Federation (RBF) secretary general Umar Kremlev has thanked President Vladimir Putin for his support of boxing in the country.
Russian Boxing Federation secretary-general Umar Kremlev is urging the hosts of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's World Championships in Ulan-Ude to top the medal table.
Sensory technology is being used for the first time here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Men's World Championships as a result of the partnership between the Russian Boxing Federation (RBF) and Statisport.