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Mary Kom rises World No.1 spot in AIBA rankings

India's star boxer MC Mary Kom's unprecedented sixth world title triumph has propelled her to the number one position in the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) latest world rankings.

Jan 10, 2019, 20:10 PM IST

Boxing still on the ropes after IOC halts planning for Tokyo 2020

AIBA has been in turmoil for years and the IOC has warned the Swiss-based body to sort out its finances and governance, as well as anti-doping issues, or risk missing out on Tokyo 2020.

Dec 01, 2018, 08:21 AM IST

In Delhi for world championships, international boxers face pollution woes

International stars wear anti-pollution masks before wearing any other boxing related safety gears. Most say their families back home are extremely worried.

Nov 13, 2018, 17:25 PM IST

We're WADA-compliant now, claims AIBA

AIBA has been ordered to revamp its doping programme, its judging and refereeing system and the governance structure by the International Olympic Committee to save boxing from expulsion from the 2020 Games. 

Apr 30, 2018, 15:23 PM IST

India back in World Series of Boxing from February

The WSB's format will follow the three-group, regional regular season and global play-offs, with the Croatian Knights joining for qualification from Group Europe, while Group Asia having a team from India for the first time, the AIBA said in a statement.

Dec 19, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

If I am fit, nobody can beat me: Mary Kom

Fresh from her fifth Asian Championships gold medal, Indian boxing star M C Mary Kom on Thursday said her fit body helps her feel invincible despite close to two decades in a contact sport.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Mary Kom to represent AIBA at IOC athletes’ forum

The forum will be conducted in November later this year. It will be the eighth forum held and will take place in Lausanne from the 11th to the 13th of the month. 

Sep 23, 2017, 17:55 PM IST

In a historic move, India to host World Boxing Championship for the first time in 2021

India has never conducted the men's World Championship but has played host to the 2006 women's mega-event.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

Three-star Stephane Cottalorda ropes in by AIBA; Indian women boxers get foreign coach for the first time

The 41-year-old, who is a member of the European Boxing Confederation's coaches commission, will be joining the boxers in the first week of June.

May 24, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

AIBA Rankings: Vikas Krishan top Indian male with fourth, Saweety Boora second in women standings

Vikas, who was adjudged the AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) Best Boxer of the Year, has 1350 points in the 75kg category.

Dec 23, 2016, 19:40 PM IST

Mary Kom, Vikas Krishan honoured at 70th anniversary of International Boxing Association gala

Mary Kom was presented the AIBA Legends award for her trailblazing boxing career, Vikas was handed the APB (AIBA Pro Boxing) Best Boxer trophy.

Dec 21, 2016, 14:26 PM IST

Good news for Indian boxing: AIBA re-inducts BFI as permanent member

Tuesday`s decision marks India`s formal re-introduction into the international boxing fraternity after a gap of four years.

Dec 21, 2016, 00:23 AM IST

Mary Kom wants to continue for another 3-4 years, Tokyo 2020 also not out of her radar yet

Aiming to groom potential boxers for future Olympics with world-class coaching and infrastructure facilities, the effervescent pugilist's Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation (MKRBF) entered into an agreement with Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB).

Dec 13, 2016, 00:39 AM IST

Vikas Krishan to get 'Best Boxer' award at AIBA 70th anniversary gala

The 24-year-old Vikas is currently in New Jersey, USA. He he has been training there for more than a fortnight to prepare for the season ahead.

Nov 27, 2016, 16:48 PM IST

MC Mary Kom to receive 'Legends Award' from AIBA

AIBA is celebrating its 70th Anniversary on December 20 during which it will present the award to Mary Kom.

Nov 25, 2016, 18:18 PM IST

Indian Olympic Association forms panel to decide Boxing body's plea for recognition

The three-member committee will also take a decision on the issue of recognition of Gymnastics Federation of India and Basketball Federation of India.

Nov 04, 2016, 18:45 PM IST

36 Olympic referees, judges barred from future events by AIBA

The tournament in August was embroiled in controversy surrounding the new `10-point must` scoring system, with allegations by some beaten boxers that they were robbed of victory.

Oct 06, 2016, 17:37 PM IST

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

Ramachandran sent a mail to Mehta on September 24 saying there was no need to send an observer.

Sep 27, 2016, 17:56 PM IST

Boxing reforms: AIBA appoints its VP as observer for BFI elections

Indian boxing is aiming an administrative revival with the elections, which would put together BFI, a second governing body to take shape in the last four years.

Sep 23, 2016, 18:39 PM IST

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

The sport is currently being administered by an ad-hoc committee of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

Sep 05, 2016, 22:49 PM IST