Bach will not com­mit to box­ing at Tokyo

The Observer - Sport - - Sport Cricket -

The IOC pres­i­dent, Thomas Bach, would not of­fer an out­right promise that box­ing will be part of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics . “We want to have the box­ing tour­na­ment in the games in Tokyo and we will make all ef­forts to have it,” said Bach at the end of a two- day IOC meet­ing in Tokyo. Ac­cu­sa­tions of cor­rup­tion and malfea­sance sur­round the box­ing fed­er­a­tion that runs the sport at the Olympics . The IOC on Fri­day ini­ti­ated a for­mal in­quiry into the In­ter­na­tional Box­ing As­so­ci­a­tion, which has

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