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Tokyo 2020 boxing Olympic qualifying path to be restructured


The BTF has decided to restructure the remaining parts of the boxing qualification pathway for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

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Tokyo 2020 Boxing European Qualifier update


The European Qualifier for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Boxing tournament will no longer be taking place in London in April. Further updates to be published on 17 February 2021.

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European boxing qualifier suspended, all results to be valid when the competition resumes


When it resumes, the European qualifier will pick up from where it was suspended. The official draw, conducted in London on 13 March 2020, and the competition schedule that resulted from this draw, will remain valid and will apply when the event resumes.

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IOC Boxing Task Force suspends European qualifier in London and all remaining events until May


The IOC Boxing Task Force has decided to suspend the current Boxing Road to Tokyo European qualifier in London and the subsequent Americas and final world qualifiers

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London’s LOC Statement on Boxing Road to Tokyo Qualifier


From Monday 16 March 2020 the European qualifier in London will take place behind closed doors.

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Boxing Road to Tokyo Americas qualifying event in Buenos Aires suspended


Due to the Coronavirus outbreak and recent measures taken by the Argentinian government, the event has been suspended

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Final day of African Olympic Boxing Qualifier in Dakar wraps up quota places for a total of 14 nations


The African Boxing Road to Tokyo came to an end on the ninth day of the qualification event in the Senegalese capital of Dakar. At its conclusion, 14 nations had shared 33 quota places for this summer’s Games in Tokyo; 22 men across eight weight categories and 11 women across five categories.

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African Boxing Qualifier closes in Dakar: 33 athletes qualified for Tokyo 2020


The first Boxing Road to Rio qualification event came to an end in Dakar, Senegal, yesterday. A total of 198 athletes from 38 countries participated in the African continental qualifier

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Day 8: Three more quota places awarded and the first finals and medal ceremonies take place at the Dakar Arena


We’re approaching the final phases of this first Boxing Olympic Qualifier, as all of today’s action took place in one ring and in a single afternoon session.

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The first quota places from the Boxing Road to Tokyo African Olympic Qualifiers are allotted on an emotional day 7 in Dakar


It was the biggest day so far at the Dakar Arena for the African Olympic Qualifiers, as 26 athletes won their quota places to compete in the Japanese capital this summer at the Games of the 32nd Olympiad.

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80 boxers across 40 bouts: an incredible Day 6 at the Dakar Arena for a place in the Boxing Olympic Qualifiers semi-finals


It was an intense and packed day at the Dakar Arena, with 80 athletes competing for semi-final spots – all with the goal of securing those dream quota places for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.

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DAY 5: The first quarter-finals in the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic Qualifiers have begun in the Senegalese capital


The women’s quarter-finals kicked off today at the 15,000-seater Dakar Arena. Every bout from here on in is bound to be highly contested, as the Olympic places get closer.

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Highlights from Day 4 of the Boxing Road to Tokyo African Olympic Qualifiers


The fourth day of the African Boxing Olympic Qualifiers was the busiest so far, with 26 nations represented across five weight categories, in 31 scheduled bouts.

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DAY 3 – 21 bouts today for a place in the next round at the African Boxing Olympic Qualifiers


It was an exciting and busy day at the Dakar Arena where male boxers from 22 nations faced each other in a total of 21 bouts across afternoon and evening sessions.

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DAY 2 – Preliminaries continue in Dakar for the Boxing Road to Tokyo African Qualifier


The Boxing Road to Tokyo African Qualifier, currently being held in Dakar, Senegal, continued today with the Preliminaries for Women’s Featherweight (54 – 57kg) and Men’s Lightweight (57 – 63kg).

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DAY 1 for African Boxing Qualifier – Road to Tokyo 2020


African Boxing Road to Tokyo first bouts took place in Dakar Arena, Dakar, Senegal. Women’s boxing went first with the Welterweight preliminaries.

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African Olympic Boxing Qualifying Event kicks off in Dakar (SEN)


The Boxing Road to Tokyo is in the starting blocks: the African Olympic Boxing Qualifying Event will officially start tomorrow, 20 February, at the Dakar Arena, in the outskirts of Senegal’s capital city.

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Boxing legend Klitschko announced as “IOC Boxing Task Force Champion”


The super-heavyweight legend will join the BTF along with the 10 Athlete Ambassadors in an effort to promote the athletes’ voice by engaging with the athletes face-to-face at the competition venues as well as through digital channels

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Follow the action at the Boxing Road to Tokyo Qualifying Events


There are multiple ways to follow the action and join the conversation online: Athlete365/Boxing Corner, Olympic Channel’s live streaming and extensive social media coverage.

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Boxing Road to Tokyo: Overview


The Tokyo 2020 tournament will feature 286 boxers (186 men, 100 women) competing in 13 weight classes (eight for men, five for women). After the African Qualifying Event about to start in Dakar, three additional continental Qualifying Events will follow.

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