Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Boxing

Mary Kom to lead Indian Contingent at the AIBA Elite Women World Championship

Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze medallist Mary Kom will lead the Indian charge at the AIBA World Elite Women's Boxing Championships, to be held in the national capital from November 15 to 24, giving her best shot at...

Mary Kom bags Gold in Polish Boxing tournament

The Silesian Open Boxing Tournament for women in Gliwice, Poland concluded with Mary Kom winning her third international Gold medal of the year in a tournament which saw some splendid performances from the Indian women's boxing contingent. The Youth...

No second Asiad Gold for Vikas Krishan as eye injury rules him out of competition

There will not be a repeat of 2010 for Vikas Krishan, as he has withdrawn from the Boxing competition at the 18th Asian Games. Krishan, who has previously won the Gold medal Eight years ago in Guangzhou, will end this...

Breath of ‘positive’ air about Indian boxing

There is a breath of ‘positive’ air about Indian boxing these days. And a much-needed one after what has engulfed Indian boxing over the last five-six years. Rewind to 2012 - when the then Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) was...

Manoj Kumar banks on rich experience to land gold-winning punch in Asiad

It’s not often that you see a 30-plus boxer competing in the international amateur boxing circuit, especially in a country like India, where boxers above the age of 28 or thereabouts are considered to have passed their prime. Manoj Kumar is...