International Boxing Association

  • International Boxing Association terminates India for damaging sport 04-03-2014 11:34 PM

    Indian boxing has been plunged into chaos with the International Boxing Association terminating the membership of the IABF. ...
  • What next for terminated Indian Boxing Federation? 04-03-2014 12:44 PM

    New Delhi: The International Boxing Association's decision to terminate India from its fold is set to be a blessing in disguise for the IBF which would now be forced to conduct fresh elections, something that the present set of office-bearers had been adamantly resisting. The decision to terminate IBF has,...
  • International Boxing Association terminates India for damaging sport 04-03-2014 10:40 AM

    Lausanne: Furious with the current logjam in the suspended Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF), the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has terminated the IABF from its fold stating that the current set of office-bearers are "damaging the image, reputation and interest" of the sport. In a tersely-worded statement, the AIBA said...
  • More than 100 countries to participate in boxing World Championships 28-09-2013 11:53 AM

    Lausanne: Indian boxers would be the only ones competing under the International Boxing Association's flag among over 500 pugilists from a record 116 countries, which have confirmed participation for next month's World Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan. "As the registration deadline for the AIBA World Boxing Championships Almaty 2013 has now...
  • AIBA extends deadline for IBF elections by one month 29-08-2013 12:41 PM

    Patiala: In a major reprieve to the suspended India Boxing Federation, the International Boxing Association has decided to extend the deadline for the IBF to hold a re-election. After setting a November 4 deadline initially, the AIBA has revised it to December 4, citing a "request" from the body, which...
  • We will have re-elections, says IBF general secretary 28-08-2013 08:39 PM

    Patiala: The under-pressure Indian boxing Federation on Wednesday said it will conduct a re-election and has amended its constitution as instructed by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) after the world body threatened a blanket ban on the country's boxers and coaches following the October World Championships. "We are ready for...
  • Indian boxers await stiff challenge at Asian Championships 28-06-2013 05:21 PM

    Their performance at the last Asian Championships was historic in every sense of the word but emulating that would be a herculean task for the Indian boxers when they step into the ring in the upcoming edition of the continental event in Amman, Jordan. Last time around, India ended with...
  • Boxers suffer as IBF upsets AIBA again 14-05-2013 04:50 PM

    New Delhi: The suspended Indian Boxing Federation has infuriated the International Boxing Association (AIBA) yet again and it is the pugilists who are paying the price for their refusal to act according to the world body's diktat. The AIBA is livid with the IBF for giving out details of the...
  • Algeria replace India in World Series of Boxing 09-11-2012 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: India's loss has turned out to be Africa's gain in the World Series of Boxing as Algeria Desert Hawks have replaced Mumbai Fighters in the semi-professional league's second season starting later this month. "World Series of Boxing (WSB) is delighted to announce its presence on yet another continent...