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Every boxing referee and judge from the Rio Olympics has been suspended

The Rio Olympics saw many highs and several lows, not least of which was the controversy over the fairness of the boxing judges and referees. More than once, boxers complained of the officials’ inadequacy by either hinting at or, in the case of newly signed Top Rank pro Michael Conlan, blatantly saying that world amateur […]
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