Boxing out of Olympics?
The IOC suspended payments to the International Boxing Association (AIBA) last year due to concerns about their operation-more specifically in regards of anti-doping, judging and refereeing- and has now decided to keep the same position towards AIBA, finding no satisfactory improvement in its activity.
So now AIBA must submit a new report by April 30th and faces the possibility of boxing being excluded from both the upcoming Youth Olympics of Buenos Aires 2018 and the Tokyo 2020 Games.
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Emmanuele Corti: he started to practice muay thai at a young age in Trieste (Italy), beginning to fight almost immediately in prestigious gala along with top Thai fighters and rising stars like the Petrosyan brothers. After a period of work experience leading him abroad, he eventually settled in Thailand in late 2011 crowning the dream of his life, which is to open a muay thai camp. From that year he has been actively following the preparation of his camp's fighters and has often collaborated with the Muay Farang team, continuing to fight actively for the major promotions of the Asian continent.
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