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  1. Former U.S. Olympic boxing coach Julius Menendez dies

    Julius Menendez, who coached Muhammad Ali to the gold medal at the 1960 Olympics, has died. He was 90.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2013
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  3. Olympic boxing drops head guards, changes scoring system

    Olympic boxers will fight without head guards in a pro-style scoring system starting this year after several significant rule changes by the sport's international governing body.

    Story | Conversation | March 22, 2013
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  5. British Olympic captain turning pro

    Dan Rafael

    Junior welterweight Tom Stalker, the captain of Great Britain's 2012 Olympic boxing team, is turning pro under the promotion of Matchroom Sport, promoter Eddie Hearn announced on Wednesday. Stalker, 28, of Liverpool, England, made it to the quarte...

    Blog | January 09, 2013
  6. Several Olympians to turn pro together on Nov. 9 card

    Dan Rafael

    Five members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic boxing team will make their professional debuts on the same Nov. 9 card at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif., Golden Boy Promotions announced on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | October 12, 2012
  7. Manager Al Haymon signs six boxers from United States Olympic tea...

    Dan Rafael

    Six of the nine members of the U.S. Olympic boxing team in London -- Dominic Breazeale, Marcus Browne, Terrell Gausha, Errol Spence Jr., Jamel Herring and Rau'shee Warren -- have signed with manager Al Haymon in recent weeks.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2012
  8. Brazil says boxing officials denied request to review Olympic fin...

    The Brazilian Olympic Committee says boxing officials have turned down its request to review the result of the Olympic final.

    Story | Conversation | August 21, 2012
  9. 2012 London Olympics -- Kazakhstan's Serik Sapiyev takes welterwe...

    Serik Sapiyev of Kazakhstan won the gold medal in the men's welterweight division Sunday at the Olympic boxing tournament, overcoming Freddie Evans' home-crowd support in a 17-9 victory.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2012
  10. 2012 London Olympics -- Ukraine's Vasyl Lomachenko repeats as lig...

    Vasyl Lomachenko of Ukraine won his second straight Olympic boxing gold medal on Sunday, completing his domination of the London lightweights with a 19-9 victory over South Korea's Han Soon-chul.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2012
  11. 2012 London Olympics -- Cuba's Robeisy Ramirez claims flyweight b...

    Flyweight Robeisy Ramirez won Cuba's second Olympic boxing gold medal of the games Sunday, capping a stellar run through the tournament with a 17-14 victory over Mongolia's Tugstsogt Nyambayar.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2012
  12. Ukraine's Vasyl Lomachenko signs pro deal with AIBA

    World champion Vasyl Lomachenko and four of his medal-winning teammates on Ukraine's dominant Olympic boxing team have signed with a new professional boxing venture created by the governing body of the amateur sport.

    Story | Conversation | August 10, 2012
  13. 2012 London Olympics -- Zou Shiming, John Joe Nevin highlight win...

    When Lennox Lewis tells a heavyweight British boxer to do something, that boxer usually listens.

    Story | Conversation | August 10, 2012
  14. 2012 London Olympics -- 17-year-old Claressa Shields beats Nadezd...

    U.S. middleweight Claressa Shields won the Olympic gold medal Thursday, capping her swift rise to the top of women's boxing with a 19-12 victory over Russia's Nadezda Torlopova.

    Story | Conversation | August 09, 2012
  15. To fix a broken U.S. boxing Olympic program, why not a Dream Team...

    Dan Rafael

    In the aftermath of the worst showing by a U.S. boxing team in Olympic history, Dan Rafael proposes a Dream scenario -- inviting pros into the ring -- and offers his own version of a new American boxing powerhouse.

    Story | Conversation | August 09, 2012
  16. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Tom Stalker, Julio La Cruz stunned at box...

    Munkh-Erdene Uranchimeg of Mongolia pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the Olympic boxing tournament Wednesday night, stunning second-seeded light welterweight Tom Stalker of Britain and his home crowd with a 23-22 victory.

    Story | Conversation | August 08, 2012
  17. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Errol Spence's loss ensures no U.S. boxin...

    The U.S. men's boxing team is heading home with no Olympic medals for the first time.

    Story | Conversation | August 07, 2012
  18. 2012 Olympics -- U.S. boxing continues its fall

    Michael Wilbon

    Boxing used to matter to people in the United States, but Team USA's poor showing at the Olympics offers the latest example of how far the sport has fallen.

    Story | Conversation | August 07, 2012