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International Boxing Association under IOC investigation as Tokyo 2020 plans frozen

Britain's Nicola Adams won Olympic boxing gold in 2012 and 2016



Olympic chiefs have begun an investigation into the "governance, ethics and financial management" of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) warned AIBA could lose its status as amateur boxing's governing body.

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Floyd Mayweather tells UFC's Khabib Nurmagomedov 'come into my world'

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Floyd Mayweather have both defeated Conor McGregor



Boxer Floyd Mayweather has told UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov to "come into my world" and make a bout happen that he believes will earn him more than his fight with Conor McGregor.

The American, 41, beat McGregor in August 2017 in a fight that generated more than £450m and earned him £210m.

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: UFC champion calls out Floyd Mayweather


'Let's go, Floyd' - Nurmagomedov calls out Mayweather

 

UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov wants to succeed where rival Conor McGregor failed, calling out boxer Floyd Mayweather by saying: "In the jungle there is only one king."

Russian Nurmagomedov, 30, beat McGregor on 6 October to extend his unbeaten mixed martial arts record to 27-0.

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: UFC fighter threatens to quit UFC in support of team-mate

Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor last weekend

 

UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov has threatened to quit the sport should they fire a team-mate for his role in scenes that marred the end of the Russian's win over Conor McGregor.

Nurmagomedov leapt from the octagon to challenge a member of McGregor's entourage after beating the Irishman to retain his world lightweight title.

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