Tag Archives: Boxing


Indian boxers gold rush in Serbia

Indian boxers’ gold rush in Serbia

Indian boxers dominated the seventh Nation’s Cup tournament for junior and youth women, claiming 13 medals including 11 gold, and both the team championship trophies, in Sombor, Serbia. Juniors: Gold: Ekta Saroj (46kg), Baby Rozisana...

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National women’s boxing championship

Women’s boxing: Pwilao tames Aakanksha

Pwilao Basumatary, a World youth bronze medallist in 2011, represents a group of Railways boxers who train without a boxing coach from their own department in Guwahati. After taming an aggressive Aakanksha 5-0 in a...

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Vijender Singh faces an African next - How farcical are his pro boxing bouts

Vijender Singh faces an African next – How...

An unbeaten record is something a professional boxer cherishes with his dear life and Vijender Singh is no different. However, when maintaining that run involves taking on below par or over-the-hill opponents, it not just...

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Indian junior boxers claim six gold medals at boxing tournament

Indian junior boxers claim six gold medals at...

Indian junior boxers packed quite a punch at the fifth International Sven Lange Memorial Tournament, clinching six gold, four silver and a bronze medal to finish as overall champions in the German city of Schwerin....

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Lifter Mirabai Chanu underwent four dope tests in a month

Lifter Mirabai Chanu underwent four dope tests in...

NEW DELHI: Newly-crowned world champion, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, finds herself in the crosshairs of International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and National Anti-Doping Agency (Nada). The diminutive Manipuri lifter, who recently won the gold medal in California...

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Delhi to host India Open boxing tournament

Delhi to host India Open boxing tournament from...

The national capital will host the inaugural India Open International Boxing Tournament for senior men and women from January 28 to February 1 in 2018. Boxing Federation of India President Ajay Singh revealed this during...

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Inaugural boxing Indian Open to start on January 28

Inaugural boxing Indian Open to start on January...

NEW DELHI: Boxing Federation on India (BFI) president Ajay Singh announced on Friday that the inaugural edition of the Indian Open will take place from January 28 to February 1 here. Singh said that the...

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WBO

Vijender to take on Ernest Amuzu

Undefeated professional boxer Vijender Singh will take on West African champion Ernest Amuzu to defend his WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental super middleweight titles at Jaipur on December 23. Vijender, who defeated China’s Zulpikar Maimaitiali...

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Mary Kom

My dream is still on, says Mary Kom

After the heartbreak of failing to make the cut for the 2016 Rio Olympics, not many expected Mary Kom to recover. But ever since she bagged her fifth Asian championship gold medal last month in...

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Asian Boxing Championship

Mary Kom resigns as boxing’s national observer

NEW DELHI: Five-time world champion MC Mary Kom has resigned as the national observer for Indian boxing after Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore made it clear that active sportspersons will not be considered for the...

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