Boxing qualifiers to provide 'pathway' to Games
Four continental qualification tournaments from February to April have been confirmed for male and female boxers trying to qualify for Tokyo, with a final global qualifying tournament to take place in Paris from May 13-24.
Boxing's AIBA stripped of Olympic status by IOC
Troubled boxing body AIBA was stripped of Olympic status on Wednesday. The IOC will now organize qualifying and final tournaments for the 2020 Tokyo Games.
Boxing chief critical of Bach's Olympic comments
AIBA executive director Tom Virgets took issue with IOC president Thomas Bach saying the IOC is prepared to organize the the Tokyo 2020 boxing tournament if the AIBA loses its Olympic status over leadership and financial problems.
Lomachenko: It's my dream to win 'all titles'
Vasiliy Lomachenko describes his motivation to fight Anthony Crolla Friday on ESPN+ and discusses recovering from his shoulder injury.
Crolla: I have to 'make my size count'
Anthony Crolla explains how he can pull off the upset against Vasiliy Lomachenko on Friday on ESPN+.
AIBA OKs religiously respectful women's uniform
The AIBA, in a rule change highlighted to its "commitment to gender equity and religious tolerance," has approved new hijabs and full-body, form-fitting uniforms for women.
The 2019 Boxing Preview
Steve Bunce looks ahead to what is sure to be a colossal 2019 for boxing.
Atlas on Lomachenko: 'Best pound-for-pound fighter'
Teddy Atlas predicts Vasiliy Lomachenko will win his title fight against Jose Pedraza by unanimous decision.
IOC prez won't promise boxing at 2020 Games
IOC president Thomas Bach could not give an ironclad promise on Saturday that boxing will be at the Olympics when the Games open in just over 20 months.
IOC president has 'serious concerns' about AIBA
IOC president Thomas Bach has voiced "serious concerns" about new AIBA president Gafur Rakhimov as well as the organization's finances and anti-doping program.
Crime-linked Rakhimov to run amateur boxing
An Uzbek businessman who has been accused of ties to organized crime was elected president of the amateur boxing federation on Saturday, putting the sport on a collision course with the International Olympic Committee.
Russia to host women's boxing championships
For the first time since Russia's national anti-doping agency was reinstated in September, the amateur boxing association has picked the country to host the 2019 Women's World Championships.
Candidate cleared for controversial AIBA election
The presidential election to lead the amateur boxing association, with its recognition by the Olympic movement potentially at stake, will now have two candidates.
Malignaggi: McGregor was never going to fight me
Steve Bunce speaks with former two-weight world champion Paulie Malignaggi about the appreciation Anthony Joshua receives as a British boxer, and the possibility of a fight against Connor McGregor.
Okolie: Joshua would get a Lagos fight before me
Steve Bunce speaks with WBA Continental cruiserweight champion Lawrence Okolie, ahead of his British title fight Matty Askin.
Ramirez flees Cuban team during training camp
Amateur boxing star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez left the Cuban national team during a training camp this week in Mexico, a possible step toward his defection in pursuit of a professional career.
Duno outlasts Gonzalez in hard-fought bout
Romero Duno defeats Gilberto Gonzalez by unanimous decision in the main event of Golden Boy on ESPN in Indio, California.
Boxing risks being removed from '20 Games
The IOC says boxing still risks being kicked out of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics amid concerns about the sport's governing body.
Stephen A. sees Mayweather vs. McGregor coming to life
Stephen A. Smith is becoming more convinced that there is an octagon in Floyd Mayweather's future after the drama surrounding UFC 223.
Bunce: Inside the Joshua, Parker training camps
After spending time near both Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker in recent days, ESPN's Steve Bunce gives his view on the dealings and atmosphere surrounding the fight ahead of March 31.
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Manuel 2 McKeon 2
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Wales make 14 changes for Ireland clash
Rhys Carre and Owen Lane will make their debuts for Wales Saturday, when the Grand Slam winners host Ireland in their penultimate Rugby World Cup warm-up match in Cardiff.
All Blacks stars to snub rugby sevens in Tokyo
New Zealand's team bidding for a rugby sevens gold medal at next year's Tokyo Olympics will not include any All Blacks after several approached declined to be involved.
Archery World Championships: Indian men's recurve team claim silver medal
India won silver in the men's recurve team event at the Archery World Championships after losing to China in the final in Netherlands on Sunday.
Archery World Championships: Jyothi Surekha Vennam, women's compound team win bronzes
Jyothi Surekha Vennam and the women's compound team won a bronze medal each for India at the Archery World Championships in the Netherlands on Saturday.
Australia pipped by New Zealand for Canada Sevens title
Australia have lost 21-17 to New Zealand in the final of the women's rugby sevens world series event in Canada but they took a giant stride towards Olympic qualification.
Kenyan athletes Kipchoge, Kosgei win London Marathon titles
Kenyans Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei produced dominant performances to win men's and women's elite races at the London Marathon.