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Borgward Boxer of the 2017 World Championships – Uzbekistan’s Shakhram Giyasov (69kg)

Uzbekistan’s new Welterweight World Champion Shakhram Giyasov has been named the Borgward Boxer of the Tournament following the 2017 AIBA World Championships in Hamburg. The 24-year-old talent went into the competition as top seed following his brilliant gold in Tashkent at the ASBC Championships in May, and his confidence was clear from the outset in […] Tovább

Q&A with AIBA President Dr Ching-Kuo Wu

How do you reflect on the past 10 days here in Hamburg? What we have witnessed here is the coming together of the very best elements of our sport, showing to the world once again the power of boxing, the quality of our athletes and the spirit of AIBA and our National Federations. Even under […] Tovább

Ukraine’s Oleksandr Khyzhniak wins Best Boxer, Cuba win Best team and USA’s Billy Walsh wins Best Coach in 2017 World Championship awards

As well as the ten superb champions from six nations crowned at the end of the 2017 AIBA World Championships, the annual awards for Best Boxer, Team, Coach and Fair Play were also presented at the close of the tournament. Here are the winners… BEST BOXER: Oleksandr Khyzhniak (UKR) Ukrainian Middleweight Oleksandr Khyzhniak’s superb run […] Tovább

Q & A with AIBA’s Hamburg 2017 World Championship Official Supplier Sportcom

AIBA has welcomed SportCom as the Official Supplier of the 2017 World Championships in Hamburg, bringing in their expertise in developing first-class boxing rings and equipment to help create the best possible stage for the world’s top boxer to perform on. The SportCom CEO Mr Jean-Rene Savary explained what it means to the company to […] Tovább

31 nations reach Quarter Finals in Hamburg as preliminary-round bouts come to an end on Day Four

Monday in Hamburg saw the Flyweight (52kg), Lightweight (60kg), Welterweight (69kg), Light Heavyweight (81kg) and Super Heavyweight (+91kg) boxers in action across two sessions, each of them looking to secure their place in Tuesday’s Quarter-Finals and take a big step closer to World Championship gold. THREE ROUNDS FROM DAY FOUR ROUND ONE: Mongolia maintain 100% […] Tovább

Q&A with AIBA’s Hamburg 2017 World Championship partner adidas

As part of AIBA’s scaling up of its Men’s World Championships, a new partnership secured Adidas Global and @adidasboxing as the official supplier to the 2017 edition in Hamburg. This year’s World Championships will now reach further than ever, with communications relayed across the brand’s official channels in 70 countries. Worldwide exposure will be achieved […] Tovább

Q&A with AIBA’s Hamburg 2017 World Championship partner adidas

As part of AIBA’s scaling up of its Men’s World Championships, a new partnership secured Adidas Global and @adidasboxing as the official supplier to the 2017 edition in Hamburg. This year’s World Championships will now reach further than ever, with communications relayed across the brand’s official channels in 70 countries. Worldwide exposure will be achieved […] Tovább

The 2017 AIBA World Championships get underway with 40 entertaining bouts

After months of preparations, the 2017 AIBA World Championships finally got underway in Hamburg on Friday afternoon, with 40 bouts across two sessions featuring boxers from 50 different National Federations at Light Flyweight (49kg), Bantamweight (56kg), Light Welterweight (64kg), Middleweight (75kg) and Heavyweight (91kg). Three Rounds from Day One Round 1. You get knocked down, […] Tovább

The 2017 AIBA World Championships get underway with 40 entertaining bouts

After months of preparations, the 2017 AIBA World Championships finally got underway in Hamburg on Friday afternoon, with 40 bouts across two sessions featuring boxers from 50 different National Federations at Light Flyweight (49kg), Bantamweight (56kg), Light Welterweight (64kg), Middleweight (75kg) and Heavyweight (91kg). Three Rounds from Day One Round 1. You get knocked down, […] Tovább

Opening press conference begins first day of boxing at 2017 AIBA World Championships

AIBA President Dr Ching-Kuo Wu welcomed the world’s media to the 2017 World Boxing Championships on Friday morning in the first press conference at the city’s Sporthalle venue. Dr Wu thanked AIBA’s partners Borgward, Adidas and IMG as well as the volunteers for their efforts in delivering a fitting stage for the most prestigious tournament […] Tovább