Tag: Boxing

Global Boxing Forum to discuss athlete-first leadership and IBA’s place in the Olympic Games

Sound governance – Ensuring Sound Opportunities for Athletes and IBA’s Place in the Olympic Games is the overarching theme of the Global Boxing Forum taking place in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Fruitful discussions amongst boxing stakeholders are set to take place on December 10-11 at the Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers. The athlete-first principle has been a […]

Boxlab Promotions to host WBA KO Drugs card

Orlando, FL (November 30, 2022) – Boxlab Promotions is hosting the World Boxing Association (WBA) KO Drugs fight night Sunday, December 11 at the Caribe Royale in Orlando, FL. The card will be televised live on CBS Sports Network at 7 p.m. ET. This special evening of boxing opens the annual WBA Convention, which takes […]

Paulie Malignaggi And Juan Manuel Marquez Break Down Light Vs Glanton Showdown

Plant City, Florida, November 28, 2022. —  In a battle of undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) top-ten ranked junior heavyweights (200 lbs.), Brandon Glanton and David Light will battle for Light’s WBO International Junior Heavyweight Title. It will take place at the White Sands Events Center in Plant City on Friday, December 2 and be streamed […]

Umar Kremlev meets President of Cuba, agrees on big steps for boxing development

IBA President Umar Kremlev met the President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, and the parties agreed on big steps for boxing development in the country. They also discussed close collaboration in boxing development and plans for the next year.  IBA President suggested that International Boxing Day should be celebrated in Cuba in 2023, and Díaz-Canel gave […]

Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna Takes on Salim Larbi

Atlantic City, NJ (November 29, 2022)–On Saturday night, December 17th, former world title challenger, Thomas LaManna will take on former Interim world title challenger Salim Larbi in a 10-round middleweight bout that will headline a big seven bout card at The Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City. The card is promoted by Rising Star Promotions. LaManna, […]

International Boxing Association presents – IBA Pro Series

An exciting new venture is soon to be announced in 2023 to follow on from previous iterations that combine both IBA and professional boxing. The IBA Pro Series will introduce greater opportunities in support of those boxers who have gained high-level success at the international level. This includes World, Olympic, Confederation and Multi-Sport medalists, along with the […]