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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 11 / 21 / 17

Suspended Int'l Boxing Association (AIBA) President WU CHING-KUO  announced on Monday he would step down from his post to "resolve the management issues" within the Olympic sport's governing body. Wu, who will be replaced by interim President FRANCO FALCINELLI , said in a joint statement with...

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