Rules & Weights

Boxing Regulations

Unified Championship Rules
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· Fight stopped due to accidental head butt:
· Technical Draw up to and including the fourth round
· Goes to the scorecard after the fourth round

Boxing Organizations Rules

WBA
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· Accidental head butt:
· Technical Draw up to the end of the fourth round
· Goes to the scorecard after the fourth round

WBC
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· Accidental head butt:
· Technical Draw up to the end of the fourth round
· Goes to the scorecard after the fourth round

IBF
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· Cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Accidental head butt:
· No Decision up to and including the fifth round
· Goes to the scorecard after the fifth round

WBO
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· Accidental head butt:
· Technical Draw up to the end of the third round
· Goes to the scorecard after the third round

IBA
· No Standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Can be saved by the bell only in the last round
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

IBC
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score
· Accidental head butt:
· Technical Draw up to and including the sixth round
· Goes to the scorecard after the sixth round

IFBA
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Accidental head butt:

NABF
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Referee or doctor can stop the fight
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score
· Go to the scorecards after the third round

NABO
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Referee or doctor can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· Accidental head butt:
· Technical Draw up to the third round
· Goes to the scorecard after the third round

USBA
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

WBU
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

WIBF
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score

British Commissions
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· Referee scores the fight

American State Commissions

Arizona
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· Accidental head butt: goes to the scorecard after the third round

California
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Referee or doctor can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· Accidental head butt: goes to the scorecard after the third round

Connecticut
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Florida
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score
· Accidental foul:
· Technical draw up to the end of the fifth round
· Goes to the scorecard after the fifth round

Idaho
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Illinois
· No standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Referee or the doctor can stop the fight
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score
· Accidental foul:
· Technical draw up to the end of the third round
· Goes to the scorecard after the third round

Iowa
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in every round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Louisiana
· No Standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· Accidental headbutt: goes to the scorecards after the fourth round.

Maryland
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· Referee or doctor can stop the fight
· 10 point must system
· 3 judges score
· Accidental headbutt: goes to the scorecards after the first round.

Mashantucket Pequot Indian Reservation, Connecticut
· Standing 8 count is not in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is not in effect
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Massachusetts
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in any round
· Referee or the doctor can stop the fight
· No facial hair
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score
· Accidental foul:
· Technical draw up to the end of the fourth round
· Goes to the scorecard after the fourth round

Michigan
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Mississippi
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Missouri
· No Standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score

Nevada
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· Accidental foul:
· Technical draw up to the end of the third round
· Goes to the scorecard after the third round

New Jersey
· No Standing 8 count
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 10 point must system
· 3 judges score
· If headbutt occurs, goes to the scorecards if half the fight is completed.

New York
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· Doctor or referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· 10 point must system

Ohio
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter cannot be saved by the bell in any round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Oklahoma
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Pennsylvania
· Standing 8 count is in effect (only one per round)
· No 3 Knockdown rule
· Fighter can be saved by the bell only in the last round
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 3 judges score
· Accidental foul:
· Goes to the scorecard after half the rounds have been completed

Tennessee
· Standing 8 count is in effect
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Cannot be saved by the bell
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score
· Accidental foul:
· No Contest up to the end of the third round
· Goes to the scorecard after the third round

Texas
· No standing 8 count
· 3 Knockdown rule is in effect
· Fighter can be saved by the bell in the last round only
· 10 point must system is in effect
· 3 judges score
· Only the referee can stop the fight
· Accidental foul:
· Technical Draw up to the end of the third round
· Goes to the scorecard after the third round