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Russian makes funding offer as Aiba hits out at Olympic uncertainty

Umar Kremlev, a member of the International Boxing Association’s (Aiba’s) executive committee, has offered to write off the organisation’s $16m (€14.2m) debt if the sport is guaranteed a place at next year’s Olympic Games, as the body hit out at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) over the uncertainty surrounding the situation.

The IOC has called for substantial reform of the governance of Aiba, with an inquiry into the organisation currently ongoing.

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