Tag: AIBA

Chair of the AIBA R&Js Committee named key areas of work when meeting with referees and judges in Tbilisi

AIBA President Umar Kremlev, AIBA Secretary General István Kovács, Technical Delegate Dragoljub Radovic, and Boxing Scotland CEO and Chair of the AIBA Referee and Judges Committee Chris Roberts met with Referees and Judges at the EUBC Junior European Boxing Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. Mr. Roberts advised on the work underway over the past several months, […]

AIBA appoints Professor Richard McLaren to investigate Rio 2016 allegations

June 14, 2021 – Lausanne, Switzerland: International Boxing Association (AIBA) has retained McLaren Sport Solution (MGSS), led by Professor Richard McLaren, to conduct a two-phase independent investigation, starting with the refereeing and judging of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games boxing tournament.  The IOC had identified the refereeing and judging of the tournament as an issue in […]

Kazakhstan dominated the women’s finals of the ASBC Asian Elite Boxing Championships

(May 31, 2021) – The exciting women’s finals were held in the sixth competition day at the ASBC Asian Men’s & Women’s Elite Boxing Championships in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Kazakhstan dominated the women’s finals, their boxers achieved eight gold medals out of the ten. Uzbekistan and India also achieved one title in Dubai, […]

The Next AIBA Congress Will Be Held In Hungary After The Pandemic

(February 12, 2021) – AIBA President Mr. Umar Kremlev visited Hungary and met with the State Secretary of Sport in the Hungarian Ministry of Human Resources Mrs. Dr. Tünde Szabó and the president of the Hungarian Boxing Association Dr. Istvan Bajkai. During the meeting, Mr. Kremlev underlined that Hungarian boxing has deep traditions. ‘Hungary has […]

AIBA has set a course for direct communication with athletes and coaches in its National Federations

(February 6, 2021) – AIBA President Mr. Umar Kremlev, during an official visit to Nairobi, took part in a training session with the Kenya national boxing team. Athletes had the opportunity not only to train together with the head of the Association but also to communicate with the President. ‘I need to understand what is […]

AIBA will provide financial and methodological assistance to develop the boxing potential of Africa

(February 6, 2021) – AIBA President Mr. Umar Kremlev came for an official visit to Africa to take part in the AIBA Virtual Forum in Nairobi, Kenya.  Mr. Kremlev met with representatives of the Ministry of Sports of Kenya, National Olympic Committee of Kenya and the President of Kenyan Boxing Federation Mr. Anthony Otieno Ombok, as […]

AIBA approves dates of the Youth Men’s and Women’s World Boxing Championships in Kielce

(January 26, 2021) – AIBA Youth Men’s and Women’s Championships takes place in Kielce, Poland on April 10-24. The country confirmed its willingness to host the tournament as scheduled at the highest level and in accordance with all the safety measures.   AIBA President Mr. Umar Kremlev visited Poland on January 23rd for official meeting […]