Tom Virgets

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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(...)

Ireland’s Michael Conlan reacts after Russia’s Vladimir Nikitin is awarded the bantamweight quarter-final bout on a unanimous decision. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Boxing has gone through a transition since the last Olympics in the way it is scored. At London 2012 there were points awarded round by round and tall(...)