News Archive

June 8, 2001

HOUSTON CHRONICAL - Sports notebook
Siler guarantees medal - Golden Gloves champion Ron Siler guaranteed himself a medal at the World Amateur Boxing Championship at Belfast, Northern Ireland... 

June 8, 2001

WINNIPEG FREE PRESS - 'Late bloomer' to keep on boxing Savage won't let disappointment end his career
RYAN Savage says he hasn't hit the end of the boxing road yet. Winnipeg's hard-hitting, eloquent pugilist got knocked out of his first World Amateur Boxing Championship in his first fight earlier this week... 

Aug. 21, 1999

HOUSTON CHRONICAL - Boxing event gets a hand 
A last-second contribution by Houston lawyer John O'Quinn provided funding for the World Amateur Boxing Championship at the George R. Brown Convention Center... 

Oct. 18, 1997

ASSOCIATED PRESS - World Amateurs Results
BUDAPEST - Results Saturday from the preliminaries of the World Amateur Boxing Championship (five rounds unless indicated RSC - Referee Stopped Contest... 

Nov. 20, 1995

MTI ECONEWS - TV RIGHTS TO WORLD BOXING CHAMPIONSHIP SOLD.
BUDAPEST - The Swiss company CTVL AG Telesport has bought the television rights for the 1997 world amateur boxing championship which will be held in Budapest... 

May 9, 1993

LOS ANGELES TIMES - Boxing
Cuban heavyweight Felix Savon took the first step toward a fourth world amateur boxing championship, knocking out Derrell Dixon of the United States in the third round at Tampere, Finland...