WSB Archive


WSB World Champions for Season III

Lausanne – Switzerland, Oct 01, 2012: In a move that will send shockwaves through the competition, Kazakhstan Astana Arlans have announced the signing of two of the biggest stars in the World Series of Boxing: two-time WSB World Champion, Middleweight supreme Sergiy Derevyanchenko and 2012 Heavyweight king Filip Hrgovic. The two stars


APB star Shin donates signing bonus

Lausanne – Switzerland, Sept 26, 2012 – SHIN DONATES, Jonghun Shin, the AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011 silver medallist from Korea, has announced his intention to donate his AIBA Professional Boxing (APB) signing bonus to AIBA’s Development programs for young boxers. Passionate about his beloved sport, Shin wanted to give something


Boxing; Fly high with the Argentinean Condors

Lausanne – Switzerland, Sept 13, 2012 – Demonstrating once more its worldwide appeal, World Series of Boxing is delighted to welcome this season another new Franchise, coming from the eighth biggest country in the world. Hernán Salvo, General Manager of the Argentinean Condors, presents you the very first South-American WSB Franchise. First


Boxing; Polish Hussars are ready to take on WSB

Lausanne, Switzerland, 11 September 2012 – After two very successful seasons, World Series of Boxing is delighted to welcome new franchises this year . One of them will be based in Poland, a true boxing country. Just a few days before the official draw and draft of the 2012/2013 season, speaks


Top pound for pound Lomachenko is latest

London, Great Britain, August 11, 2012: The AIBA Professional Boxing (APB) Program has underlined its position at the top of world boxing after signing Ukrainian Olympic Champion Vasyl Lomachenko and teammates AIBA World Champions Oleksandr Usyk and Taras Shelestyuk for the competition, which starts next year. AIBA is also delighted to announce


Cammarelle begins defence of his title

London, Great Britain, August 01, 2012 – Cammarelle, Three weight categories took to the canvas on day five of the boxing competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games with four Bantam (56kg), three Heavy (91kg) and four Super Heavyweight (91+kg) boutsin the afternoon session at the ExCeL Arena. An absolute firecracker got


Korean Air sponsors the AIBA Road to London

Lausanne – Switzerland, 20 July 2012 – The International Boxing Association is delighted to announce that it has signed a sponsorship agreement with Korean Air which supports the Road to London Program currently being held in Cardiff until 24 July. The Road to London Program invited both men and women boxers from


World top ranked Anvar trains

Lausanne, Switzerland, July 14, 2012 – Tajikistan team captain and AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011 bronze medallist Anvar Yunusov, a superstar in his homeland, is a serious contender for the gold medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games after consolidating his position as the number one Bantamweight fighter in the World.


APB Technical & Competition Rules

Bangkok, Thailand, 11 July 2012 – AIBA President, Dr. Ching-Kuo Wu closed on Tuesday 10 July the 2012-2013 AIBA Executive Committee Meeting that was held over three days in Bangkok, Thailand.  The most significant topic on the agenda was the approval of the first ever AIBA Professional Boxing (APB) Technical & Competition


AIBA Executive Committee awards upcoming

Bangkok, Thailand, July 09, 2012 – On Day Two of its 2012-2013 Meeting, the AIBA Executive Committee awarded the 2013 AIBA Junior World Boxing Championships to Kiev (Ukraine), the 2014 AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships to Sofia (Bulgaria) and the 2014 AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships to Canada. Represented by its President