Olympic boxing: Men to stop wearing protective headguards

Male boxers will not wear protective headgear at Rio 2016 after the International Olympic Committee ratified the rule change by the sport’s governing body.

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) adopted the change for amateur fighters three years ago.

Female fighters will continue to wear headgear.

Read more at: http://www.bbc.com/sport/boxing/35701948

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