Boxing at Rio 2016 will consist of ten weight divisions for men (light flyweight to super heavyweight) and three for women (flyweight to middleweight). Professional boxers will be allowed to take part and no headgear will be used.

Floyd Mayweather's Olympic Bronze Medal

He may have become the most famous boxer in the world, but Floyd Mayweather wasn't always considered the best. Find out more about his loss at the 1996 Olympics.

Home - AIBA

Official site of the International Amateur Boxing Association. Includes rules, medical handbook, directory of affiliated federations, event calendar. Find out more from the governing body for boxing at the Olympics.

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