Boxing president responds to Conlon comments

first_imgHe also rubbished accusations of corruption in amateur boxing. The president of the International Boxing Association has warned that ‘displinary action will follow’ in light of comments made by Ireland’s Michael Conlan at the Rio Olympics.Conlan launched a scathing attack on amateur boxing after his defeat to a Russian opponent at the Games, accusing the association of ‘cheating’ the boxers.President Wu slammed Conlan’s behaviour and says that the situation has now become a ‘legal issue.’last_img