AIBA Clarifies Debt to Cuban Boxers

(ATR) A large part of Germany's boxing team catches coronavirus.

Boxing Federation Rejects Accusations

(ATR) IOC President Thomas Bach and boxing federation president C.K. Wu meet in Lausanne amid governance concerns.

Letter from Ho Kim to National Boxing Federations

Boxing Federation Facing More Media Scrutiny

(ATR) The New York Times reports the AIBA president may know more than he claims about a $10 million loan.

AIBA Denies Link between Loan and Boxing Results

(ATR) The international boxing federation rejects claims that an Azerbaijan loan influenced outcomes in the ring.

Cuba Domadores stars face a tough test as determined Uzbek Tigers land in Havana for first Season VI Semi-Final

WSB Season IV Champions and last year’s runners-up Cuba Domadores can expect a stern Semi-Final test across the two legs against WSB newcomers Uzbek Tigers on Thursday and Friday nights.

Excitement is growing as World Series of Boxing Group Draw to set the scene for Season VI

The gloves are on for World Series of Boxing teams, who will gather in Vargas, Venezuela on 14 August for the official Season VI Group Draw. 

Kazakhstan hosts Cuba at Home for WSB Finals

The Finals of World Series of Boxing (WSB), a unique global team boxing competition, between the undefeated Cuba Domadores and the atonishing Astana Arlans were officially announced today at a press conference held in Astana after the host city agreement was signed to hold this event on June 20 – 21 in Astana, Kazakhstan.

Magnificent Mexico Guerreros complete historic WSB quarter-final victory over Azerbaijan Baku Fires

Mexico Guerreros knocked out Azerbaijan Baku Fires in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) quarter-final stages with a 6-4 aggregate victory in Guba, Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan Baku Fires require at least four victories in second quarter-final against Mexico Guerrer

World Series of Boxing Season IV runners-up Azerbaijan Baku Fires begin the second leg knowing that they have to to win at least four bouts in this match to give themselves any chance of qualifying for the semi-finals.

Iran's Mohammadi Claws to Top of World Freestyle Rankings

WSB Boxers Qualified for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

British Lionhearts aim to continue undefeated home record against Mexico Guerreros

Brilliant British Lionhearts enjoy 3-2 win over China Dragons in the first match of Season V

Can the Lionhearts tame the Dragons to begin WSB Season V?

World Series of Boxing Events to Act as Olympic Qualifiers

(ATR) National federations are "kindly asked to send their boxers to participate" in qualifying events.

WSB Unveils New Policy on Foreign Boxers

Visual identity of WSB Season IV Finals revealed

European Games Appoints Comms Chief; WSB Final Headed for Baku

(ATR) William Louis-Marie named director of communications ... Baku assumes World Series of Boxing host duties.

World Series of Boxing Season IV Finals to be staged in Baku

World Series of Boxing CEO Excited for Growth

(ATR) Karim Bouzidi's enthusiasm for the future of WSB can not be derailed by a change of venue.

U.S., Cuba Set For World Series of Boxing Tilt in Havana

(ATR) The U.S. and Cuba open their World Series of Boxing quarterfinal match on Friday, one week later than anticipated.

AIBA President: "WSB quarter-finals - perfect symbol of peace through sport"

ATR Podcast -- World Series of Boxing Quarterfinals

(ATR) AIBA president and IOC member C.K. Wu previews the quarterfinal round of the WSB's fourth season.

Boxing Boss Visits Cuba; Ukraine Targets Sochi Medals; Slovak Bid Faces Questions

(ATR) C.K. Wu tells ATR to expect a Cuban franchise for World Series of Boxing ... Sergey Bubka cites medal target of 14 for Sochi ... Opposition groups weigh in on 2022 bid ... More inside this Olympic Newsdesk ...

Olympic Newsdesk - World Series of Boxing Opens; Olympics Historian, 84

(ATR) British Lionhearts top USA Knockouts in WSB opener ... John Lucas, 84, is being remembered as "Mr. Olympics" ... Pin points ... More inside this Olympic Newsdesk ...

Olympic Newsdesk - Rio 2016 Rearranges Leadership

(ATR) Former CEO is new COO, Rio's third in less than five months ... Russian discus champ under investigation by World Anti-Doping Agency ... Good news, bad news for World Series of Boxing ... More inside ...

High Diving, Mixed Relays Make Splash; New Leadership for WSB

(ATR) FINA confirms high diving for 2013 World Aquatics Championships, mixed relays for future World Junior Swimming Championships ... AIBA appoints new World Series of Boxing COO ... More inside this Federations Roundup ...

Olympic Newsdesk - Stockholm Anniversary; Equestrian Bidding; Veerpalu at CAS

(ATR) Jacques Rogge takes to the water as part of 1912 centenary celebrations ... Olympians in tennis shine at French Open ... Retired cross-country skier takes doping case to CAS ... Five bids for World Equestrian Games ...

BOA Ratifies Controversial Taekwondo Nomination; 100th Anniversary for Stockholm

(ATR) BOA agrees to select 104-ranked athlete over world No. 1 ... Stockholm 1912 celebrates Games centenary ... Brazil makes cuts for Olympic football squad ... Rowing qualifications confirmed ... "Giant ambient javelins" for London streets ...

Olympic Newsdesk - BOA Officially Scraps Doping Rule; Szewinska Joins IAAF Hall

(ATR) British Olympic Association  removes controversial by-law following CAS ruling ... Polish IOC member tapped for inaugural Hall of Fame class ... World Series of Boxing adds Argentine franchise ... IOC not currently investigating Dae Sung Moon plagiarism case ...

Milano crowned WSB Team Champions

Milan Thunder Win WSB; Australia Uniforms; Gold Coast 2018 Comms Chief Named

(ATR) Milano Thunder win World Series of Boxing ... Australia unveils uniforms ... Andrew Woodward to Gold Coast 2018 ... Baku 2020 announces winners of photography competition... Birthday greetings for Jacques Rogge... More inside. 

Para-Snowboard Added to Paralympics; Jacques Rogge Birthday; World Series of Boxing Final

(ATR) Paralympic program adds para-snowboarding ... IOC president turns 70 ... NBA Commissioner wants age limit on Olympic basketball tournament ... World Series of Boxing team final ... More inside. 

Monday Memo - BOA/CAS Verdict; London Mayoral Election; Test Events Galore

(ATR) Court of Arbitration for Sport rules on doping bylaw ... London mayor's office up for grabs ... LOCOG juggles six test events ... Olympic hoops draws ... Ice hockey world champs ... Equestrian forum ... Boxing showcase ... All that and more ahead this week from Around the Rings

Madrid, Tokyo Bids Reach Out; USA Basketball Loses Height; More Plagiarism Allegations

(ATR) Madrid 2020 touts "Paralympic Evening" ... Dutch students learn from Tokyo 2020 ... Hoops giants Griner, Howard out for Olympics ... South Korean IOC member faces plagiarism allegations ...

Table Tennis Sweep; USA, Japan Rematch; James Bond to Open Olympics?

(ATR) Chinese paddlers take men's and women's titles ... Japan hosts USA women's football for friendly rematch ... Gulf NOCs back Doha 2020 ... April Fool's gag has 007 parachuting into Olympic Stadium ...

Federations Roundup - First "Fair" Election for Volleyball; Softball, Baseball Near MOU

(ATR) Volleyball president tells Around the Rings the FIVB is in store for its first-ever democratic election ... Softball, baseball leaders tell ATR they're nearing a Memorandum of Understanding ... SportAccord speakers ... Triathlon opener ...

WSB Team Finals and Individual Championships to be held in London

SportAccord Newsdesk -- IOC Execs Meet Federations; WADA on Costs

(ATR) IOC Executive Board will meet with Olympic sports leaders to address their questions about roles in the IOC, and the 2012 Games ... WADA chief addresses cost issues of anti-doping work ... Boxing clarifies partnership's end.