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PROFESSIONAL BOXERS ARE NOW OFFICIALLY ALLOWED TO COMPETE IN THE OLYMPICS

Historic AIBA Extraordinary Congress approves registration of non-AIBA professional boxers for all competitions By AIBA  New York, NY (June 1, 2016)–  The International Boxing Association (AIBA) convened an Extraordinary Congress in Lausanne on June 1st in a bid to remove Article 13 (J) of the AIBA Statutes. The new article will open the doors to […]

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International Boxing Association President Dean Chance Dies at 74

  International Boxing Association President Dean Chance Dies at 74 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   International Boxing Association President Dean Chance, of Wooster, Ohio, who ran the IBA as a highly respectable boxing organization, died of a heart attack at home on October 11, 2015. He was 74 years old. […]

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No Headgear No problem for Earl Newman Jr.

No Headgear No problem for Earl Newman Jr.

    No Headgear No problem for Earl Newman Jr. By Tom Mauriello  Brooklyn, NY (April 2, 2013)– The evolution of the sport of boxing continued yesterday as the USA National Championship tournament began at the Northern Quest Resort and Casino in Spokane, Washington. This tournament will be the first under the International Boxing Association […]

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