AIBA president Gafur Rakhimov has announced his intention to stand down from the role. Photograph: Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty

After what felt like a worryingly long count, Irish boxers now have a proper fighting chance of being in the ring at next year’s Tokyo Olympics. It f(...)

Aiba president Gafur Rakhimov is fighting to have his name removed from a US Treasury Department sanctions list. Photograph:  Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images)

Amateur boxing’s governing body Aiba says it has made “incredible progress” towards sorting out its financial and governance issues after being warne(...)

Acting AIBA president Gafur Rakhimov (right) at an international boxing event in Sochi earlier this year. Photograph: Getty Images

Down but not yet out. Still adamant the International Boxing Association (AIBA) clean up its act or else, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) ha(...)

Boxing is now facing the clear and present danger of being expelled from the Tokyo Olympics after the International Boxing Association (AIBA) confirme(...)