Boxing – Excluded AIBA presidency candidate lodges CAS appeal

FILE PHOTO: Tony Yoka of France (R) fights Ivan Dychko of Kazakhstan during their Men's Super Heavy final at the AIBA World Boxing Championship in Doha October 15, 2015. REUTERS/Naseem Zeitoon

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Kazakhstan’s Serik Konakbayev, a vice president of the international boxing association (AIBA), has filed an urgent appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against his exclusion as a presidential candidate, CAS said on Tuesday. Konakbayev, who also heads the Asian boxing confederation, had planned to run against interim president […]

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