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Japanese boxers fearful of dashed dreams at 2020 Games

More Sports / Boxing Dec 20, 2018

Japanese boxers fearful of dashed dreams at 2020 Games

Yudai Shigeoka has long dreamed of becoming a world boxing champion, but a decision that could see the sport excluded from the 2020 Olympics might deal his hopes a knockout blow. The International Olympic Committee said last month it was suspending preparations for boxing at ...

More Sports / Boxing Dec 10, 2018

Ogawa eligible to fight after one-year doping suspension

The Japan Boxing Commission announced Monday that Kenichi Ogawa is eligible to fight once again after serving a one-year suspension for failing a doping test. Ogawa lost his IBF super featherweight belt and was banned for six months last winter after a doping test conducted ...