US Olympic women’s boxing trials set for Oct 26-31 in Memphis

The event that female Olympic boxing hopefuls have been targeting since the close of Olympic competition in London is now less than a month away and the 24 athletes who will vie for Olympic berths are finalized. The 2016 Olympic Trials for Women’s Boxing will take place October 26-31 at the Memphis Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tenn., in conjunction with the final Olympic...
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2015 Pan American Games underway; 120 boxers competing in all 13 Olympic divisions

The boxing tournament of the 2015 Pan American Games began on Saturday, July 18, as 120 of the best men’s and women’s boxers from the Central, North and South America regions compete for gold medal glory. 10 men’s weight categories from Light Flyweight (49 kg) to Super Heavyweight (91+ kg) will feature across three 3 minute rounds, while the trio of Olympic women’s weight...
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July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

USA Boxing National Championships final results & winners

The 2015 USA Boxing Elite National Championships concluded with 20 final round bouts at Northern Quest’s Pend Oreile Pavilion on Saturday. The championship bouts held special importance for the elite men with the 10 gold medalists earning Olympic Trials berths. All six finalists in the women’s Olympic weight divisions clinched their Olympic Trials berths with semifinal victories...
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January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

USA Boxing National semifinal results: Six women clinch Olympic trial berths

The 2015 USA Boxing Elite National Championships at the Northern Quest Resort and Casino’s Pend Oreile Pavilion on Friday held two sessions of semifinal round competition. The top two finishers in the three Olympic weight divisions from this week’s national championships clinched the first berths in the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Women’s Boxing and the intensity of the semifinal...
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January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Women’s World Championships Final results: Team USA Esparza & Shields win; Katie Taylor continues domination

The ten gold medal bouts of the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Jeju were held in the front of the local boxing fans, as Ireland’s legendary Katie Taylor secured her fifth title in a row, US London 2012 Olympic Champion Claressa Shields won her first AIBA Women’s Championships gold, while Atheyna Bylon of Panama became one of the greatest sportswomen in the history...
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November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Women’s world championships semifinal results: Claressa Shields, Katie Taylor & Marlen Esparza all win

Olympic Champions reach the World Finals in Jeju, while Bylon’s fairytale continues The exciting semifinals took place in the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships, and Jeju, Korea was treated to a masterclass in boxing from each participant. Both London 2012 Olympic Champions competing in the Championships made it through to their respective finals, as Ireland’s Katie Taylor...
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Women’s world championships quarterfinal results: Claressa Shields, Marlen Esparza, Heidi Henriksen advance for Team USA

Semi-finalists revealed in the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships The sixth competition day of the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Jeju, Korea saw the winners of the quarter-finals achieve at least a guaranteed bronze medal, with two London 2012 Olympic Champions advancing to the last four in the event, as Katie Taylor walked over to the semi-finals, while US teenager...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Women’s world championships Day 5 results from Jeju: Quarterfinals begin tomorrow

Russia remain undefeated in Jeju as the quarterfinals approach The top eighty boxers remain in the 8th edition of the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships in Jeju, where the preliminary stage of the competition has now finished. On a day of high quality, world class stars including Ireland's Katie Taylor, Russia's Sofya Ochigava and America’s Claressa Shields won their bouts...
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Women’s world championships Day 4 results: USA Boxing wins big, Esparza, Shields & Wolf all advance

The winners of the Flyweight class (51 kg), Welterweight class (69 kg), Light Heavyweight class (81 kg) and Heavyweight class (+81 kg) advanced to the quarter-finals in Jeju, Korea on the fourth competition day of the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships, which means they all need to win just one further bout for a guaranteed bronze medal. Many boxers excelled on Day 4, and...
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November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

AIBA updates: World Series of Boxing semis Russia vs. Cuba, Youth World Championship semifinal results

WSB semifinals start with Russia vs Cuba: The World Series of Boxing (WSB) Season IV semifinals have arrived, and the first contest is a clash between two legendary boxing nations. April 24th sees the first leg of the semi-finals between The Russian Boxing Team, and the Cuban Domadores, with the overall winner of both legs heading to the final to face either Azerbaijan Baku Fires...
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AIBA youth world championships day 5 results from Sofia

The fifth day of preliminaries in the AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships saw a lengthy, yet riveting day of boxing occur in Sofia. On a day of much action and excitement, it was the nation of Chinese Taipei who stood out the most, with incredible performances from their female team, as all of their young hopes advanced to the quarter-finals. Bout of the day The Middleweight class...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 USA Boxing National Championships: Final results, 20 new champions crowned

2014 USA Boxing National Championships action concluded with 20 final round bouts in both men’s and women’s action on Saturday at the Pend Oreille Pavilion at the Northern Quest Resort and Casino on Saturday. The day’s competition featured several rematches and action-packed contests in the 20 final round bouts. Olympic bronze medalist Marlen Esparza (Houston, Texas) broke...
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January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Men’s USA Boxing National Championship semifinal results

Three reigning champions advanced to their second straight USA Boxing National Championships finale with victories in Friday afternoon competition. Light flyweight Leroy Davila (New Brunswick, N.J.) was the first of the trio to punch his ticket for the championship round. He took a 3-0 victory over Domonique Sosa (Humble, Texas) in the first men’s bout of the day to advance to...
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlen Esparza, Mikaela Mayer, Claressa Shields, Queen Underwood, all advance to women’s finals at 2014 USA National Championships

Boxing fans and tournament participants have all been looking forward to Friday’s semifinal bouts throughout the week of competition and the day’s action did not disappoint. The semifinal round marked the tournament debut for all three 2012 Olympians as well as multiple reigning champions, and both the veterans and previously unheralded competitors put on a show. Here, find the...
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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