League Notes: Indian Boxing Federation Ready To Hold Elections
Under pressure from the Int'l Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) to set its house in order, the Indian Boxing Federation "has said it is ready to hold elections again." IBF Secretary General Rajesh Bhandari said that "the date for elections will be decided after receiving final approval from AIBA" (THE HINDU, 8/29). ... Australian Rugby Union CEO Bill Pulver "has backed a proposal for Australia and New Zealand to form part of a two-conference Super Rugby competition in 2016." Pulver said that "the plan, being proposed as a way of accommodating South Africa's demand for a permanent sixth team, was discussed" at an ARU board meeting on Tuesday (SYDNEY MORNING HERALD, 8/29).