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International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has reassured athletes there will be a boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 as he highlighted International Boxing Association (AIBA) head Gafur Rakhimov's inability to "exercise his full function" as a key concern.
Russia claims IOC are "stupid" for freezing Tokyo 2020 boxing preparations as Rakhimov again insists he will clear his name
Russian Boxing Federation (RBF) secretary general Umar Kremlev has criticised the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision to halt planning for the Tokyo 2020 tournament, claiming the IOC will "fall apart faster than boxing is removed from the programme".
Cameroon has been stripped of the right to host the Africa Cup of Nations owing to serious delays in the country's preparations for the tournament and security concerns, it was announced today.
Beat Feuz of Switzerland won the men's downhill event and Austrian Nicole Schmidhofer secured her first victory as the International Ski Federation Alpine Skiing World Cup campaign continued today.
Austrian Wolfgang Kindl set a track record on his way to sealing gold in the men's singles event as Toni Eggert of Germany completed a remarkable comeback from a broken leg with victory in the doubles at the Luge World Cup in Whistler.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has frozen the planning of the boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 after it began an inquiry into the International Boxing Association (AIBA) which could end the governing body's right to organise the event.
AIBA launches late campaign to save itself as IOC Executive Board meets to decide future of Olympic boxing
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has made a late plea for leniency from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) by releasing two statements claiming improvements in judging and its financial situation as the Executive Board meets here to decide its future.
South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) President Alejandro Dominguez has urged fans of Boca Juniors and River Plate to behave at the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final as the governing body confirmed Madrid would stage the rearranged match.
South Korea's capital Seoul will host the 2020 Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) General Assembly, it was officially confirmed here today.
Algerian Mustapha Berraf was elected President of the Association of National Olympic Committtees of Africa (ANOCA) after he claimed a comfortable victory over Burundi's Lydia Nsekera during the election held here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) officials are assessing how they can organise a boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 without the Gafur Rakhimov-led International Boxing Association (AIBA) as the Executive Board prepares to decide the future of the sport at the Games.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach expressed his hope that Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah will return as head of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) and claimed the Kuwaiti powerbroker's decision to stand aside after he was accused of forgery was not an admission of guilt.
Bach attacks officials for claiming they represent voice of competitors as launches passionate defence of IOC Athletes' Commission
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach attacked officials who claim to speak on behalf of competitors across the world as he stepped up his insistence that the organisation's own Athletes' Commission is one of the only groups which has the legitimate right to do so.
Spanish lawyer appointed chairman of ANOC Ethics Commission as members question lack of gender equality
Spanish lawyer José Pintó Sala has been appointed chairman of the newly-created Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Ethics Commission but concerns were raised over the lack of gender equality and the election process by some of the delegates at the General Assembly here today.