• In this file photo dated Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, Ireland's Steven Donnelly, fights Algeria's Zohir Kedache during a men's welterweight 69-kg boxing match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has sanctioned three boxers Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016, including Donnelly, issuing "severe reprimands" for violating the rules that prohibit betting on fights at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. None of the boxers won medals and the IOC says "there was no intent to manipulate any event." (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, FILE)

    IOC sanctions 3 boxers for betting on fights at Rio Olympics

    LONDON (AP) — Three Olympic boxers — including one who bet on himself to lose — received “severe reprimands” on Wednesday for betting on fights during last month’s Rio de Janeiro Games.