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WSB week 5 results: Colombia scores surprising win over Cuba

Colombia Heroicos halt the Cuba Domadores with tremendous turnaround to earn 3-2 win in Cartagena The Colombia Heroicos continued their explosive start to World Series of Boxing with a third straight win of Season VII on Friday night in Cartagena. Heroicos have impressed in the early stages of their debut WSB campaign, but never more so than in this stirring comeback from 2-0 down against last season’s champions Cuba Domadores, which always had the potential to go down as one of the best matches in the history of the competition.

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AIBA & WBA collaborating on ways to unify amateur & professional boxing scene

Having ended 2016 in a spirit of unity, AIBA’s President Dr Ching-Kuo Wu welcomed WBA President Mr Gilberto Mendoza to Taipei for a meeting to discuss the areas in which they can unify the boxing family at large. Mr Mendoza cited a family motto, ‘We can do it, let’s do it, let’s do it together’ as the organisations looked to ways of sharing their expertise for the good of the sport.

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World Series of Boxing results week 3: Cuba sweeps Argentina

Ruthless Cuba Domadores secure impressive 5-0 win over Argentina Condors in Havana Cuba Domadores once again showed why they are many people’s favourites for the WSB Season VII title with a near-perfect performance against Argentina Condors in Havana on Friday night. The visitors’ side included three WSB debutants, and up against some of the best boxers in the world, the Condors left Cuba with crucial experience if not precious Group A points as they still seek their first win of the new campaign.

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World Series of Boxing season 7 week 2 results

WSB Season VII – Week 2 Results Clemente Russo seals dramatic comeback as Italia Thunder beat British Lionhearts 3-2 in Rome The Italia Thunder team made their triumphant return to WSB on Thursday night with a thrilling 3-2 win over British Lionhearts in Group B. After four close contests had left the score at 2-2 with one bout remaining, Italy’s veteran heavyweight star Clemente Russo comfortably saw off the challenge of Josip-Bepo Filipi to raise the roof of Rome’s Palasport Vespucci.

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World Series of Boxing season 7 week 1 results

​Colombia Heroicos shine on WSB debut with 4 – 1 winover Argentina Condors in Buenos Aires Season VII of the World Series of Boxing began in style in Buenos Aires on Friday night, as Argentina Condors faced WSB newcomers Colombia Heroicos at the National Boxing Stadium. The Colombian side showed that they mean business in their first campaign as they delivered a superb away victory, led by their Olympic stars Yurberjen Martinez and Jorge Vivas.

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AIBA awards gala includes USA Boxing coach Billy Walsh being named trainer of the year

AIBA celebrates 70-year anniversary with Gala Dinner in the company of Boxing Legends AIBA celebrated its 70th anniversary on Tuesday evening with a Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony in the Swiss city of Montreux sponsored by TaiShan. This year’s awards saw the launch of the AIBA Legends programme, honouring the personalities and talents that have blessed the sport over AIBA’s seven decades as world boxing’s governing body. Ukraine’s Wladimir Klitschko, India’s MC Mary Kom, Cuba’s Felix Savon and France’s Brahim Asloum were recognised for their achievements, and the great Muhammed Ali’s life and legacy were affectionately remembered with the first ...

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