Gafur Rakhimov's attempts to cement himself as President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) continued with a visit to the organisation's headquarters in Lausanne.
Rakhimov backed to continue as AIBA President following return to Uzbekistan after removed from "wanted list"
Gafur Rakhimov has been backed as interim head of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) by President of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan (UOC) Umid Akhmatdjanov upon his return to Tashkent, after he was removed from a list of alleged criminals who faced arrest if they entered the country.
With less than one month to go until the start of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Youth World Championships in Budapest in Hungary, organisers have unveiled the "Gömböc" as the competition's official logo and named Greenhill as the official supplier.
Interim International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Gafur Rakhimov has claimed he is "more determined than ever" to continue to devote himself to boxing, despite hints the sport's place could be at risk if he is elected on a permanent basis later this year.
When a Russian and a Ukrainian come fist to face in the middle of Moscow on a Saturday night you would think, as they say in the pugilistic parlance, it would be off at all meetings in view of what happened over the Crimea and all that.
Michael Pavitt: IOC right to keep axe hanging above boxing and weightlifting - but one appears closer to chop than other
The axe remains delicately poised above boxing and weightlifting following the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board meeting in Lausanne earlier this week. And the IOC are completely right to keep it there.
After hosting a football World Cup brimming with home-brewed bonhomie, Russia's next sporting objective is a somewhat less friendly exercise aimed at harming Britain. Or rather, one Briton in particular.
Argentinian boxers preparing for their home Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires received a special visit from the country's basketball legend Luis Scola.
A Hungarian grey bull and cow have been unveiled as mascots for the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Youth Men's and Women's World Championships.
National Olympic Committees (NOCs) in Oceania have raised concerns over financial support for boxers due to compete at this year's Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires due to funding being halted to the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
Bulgarian boxers claimed three gold medals in front of a home crowd as the European Women's Boxing Championships concluded at the Asics Arena in Sofia.
Russian and Bulgarian boxers dominated semi-finals at the European Women's Boxing Championships at the Asics Arena in Bulgarian capital Sofia.
Finland's Mira Potkonen was among the winners today at the European Boxing Confederation (EUBC) Women's European Championships at the Asics Arena in Bulgarian capital Sofia.
Ireland's Michaela Walsh stunned Italian world champion Alessia Mesiano today at the European Boxing Confederation (EUBC) Women's European Championships at the Asics Arena in Bulgarian capital Sofia.
A 50-year-old man has been killed in a shooting at an Irish gym founded by the father of Irish boxing sensation Katie Taylor.