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Ward wants U.S. boxing woes cured

2004 gold medalist has ideas for fixing flagging American amateur program

Updated: August 3, 2012, 1:42 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

After a quick start, Team USA boxers at the London Olympics are being bounced out of the tournament one after another.

Heading into Friday's competition, only two members of the team remain alive going into the quarterfinals: flyweight Rau'Shee Warren -- who had a bye and wasn't scheduled to open his tournament until Friday afternoon -- and welterweight Errol Spence.

After decades of U.S. dominance in amateur boxing, the London Olympics are looking like a repeat -- and maybe worse ...

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