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International Olympic Committee withdraws recognition of IBA

Following the International Olympic Committee meeting today (Thursday 22nd June), the IOC has decided to withdraw the recognition of International Boxing Association (IBA), upon the recommendation of the IOC Executive Board (EB).

England Boxing statement regarding IBA membership

Following recent announcements by the IBA and World Boxing, England Boxing would like to clarify its position regarding membership of the IBA and attendance at international events.

England Boxing 'very disappointed' by IBA presidential no-vote

England Boxing is ‘very disappointed’ that around three quarters of national federations voted that there was no need for a new presidential election at the International Boxing Association’s Extraordinary Congress, held in Yerevan, Armenia.

Tribute: William Gordon MBE

England Boxing has been sad to learn of the passing of Amateur Boxing Association council member William Gordon on 17th August at the age of 90.

AIBA letter calls for further changes in order to lift IOC suspension

England Boxing and USA Boxing have jointly written to AIBA insisting further changes are needed to the way that boxing’s world governing body is run if its International Olympic Committee (IOC) suspension is to be lifted.

Sad passing of Alan Minter

England Boxing has been sad to learn of the death of 1972 Olympic bronze medalist Alan Minter at the age of 69.