I was watching a TV re-run of the Thrilla in Manila in the compelling "A Fight to Remember" series on BoxNation this week and as the 14th round, three minutes of unremitting savagery, reached its bloody, bone-juddering conclusion, with a half-blinded Joe Frazier led back to his corner by referee Carlos Padilla, a friend asked: ”Was it because of this that they cut World Championship fights to 12 rounds?”
Hamburg will host the 2017 edition of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) World Championships, the governing body's President C K Wu confirmed today.
As the AIBA World Boxing Championships begin in Doha this week one illustrious name is missing. Instead he will be making boxing history in Manchester.
C K Wu has acknowledged that he might seek a fourth term as International Boxing Association (AIBA) President.
When you drink water, always remember who gave it to you: from a cave on history’s most bombarded island to leadership of sport’s noble art, AIBA President C K Wu has learnt the wisdom of that Chinese proverb
I wonder how many International Olympic Committee (IOC) members have lived in a cave at any point in their lives.
England Boxing have announced the appointment of Paul Porter as interim chief executive, following the news that Mark Abberley will leave the organisation at the end of September.
Has there ever been a better-looking boxer than the former Olympian great Oscar De La Hoya? In the eye-candy sense, that is?
Russia secured five of the 13 gold medals on offer at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Junior World Championships after their fighters produced a series of excellent displays in front of the home crowd in St Petersburg.
Six home boxers booked their places in finals of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Junior World Championships after the Russian team produced a series of impressive performances in St Petersburg.
China’s Bin Lyu and Russia’s Misha Aloian successfully retained their under 49 kilogram light flyweight and 52kg flyweight titles after two entertaining International Boxing Association (AIBA) Pro Boxing World Championship matches.
World Championships will help decide whether Rio 2016 features first men’s Olympic boxing competition without headguards for 36 years
On August 2 1980, Teófilo Stevenson, the brilliant Cuban heavyweight, and 10 other boxers, five of them Cuban, won Olympic gold medals at Moscow’s Olympiski Sports Complex.
Romanian fighters record impressive victories to reach AIBA Junior World Boxing Championships semi-finals
Romania enjoyed success on quarter-final day at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Junior World Boxing Championships as both of their fighters booked semi-final places after recording impressive wins in the Russian city of St Petersburg.
C K Wu, President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), is aiming to increase the number of women’s boxing events on the Olympic programme from three to five in time for Tokyo 2020.
Boxing has been getting short shrift in the public prints of late. Are sports editors giving it the elbow?