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I can win the Bharat Ratna — Mary Kom

The first woman sportsperson to be decorated with the Padma Vibhushan, celebrated boxer MC Mary Kom on Sunday said she hopes to win...
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Jordan to host Olympics boxing qualifiers as coronavirus spreads in China

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has confirmed Jordan as the new venue for the 2020 Olympics boxing qualifiers for Asia and Oceania...
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Boxing Olympic Qualifiers called off in China owing to coronavirus outbreak

The Qualifying boxing matches for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Asian and Oceania, which were set to take place in China's Wuhan...
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Boxing: India clinch six medals at the Nation’s Cup in Serbia

Boxers Monika (48kg), Ritu Grewal, (51kg), M Meena Kumari(54kg) and Bhagyabati (75kg) won silver medals as India finished its campaign at ninth...

BFI to parts ways with two long-serving boxing coaches ahead of Olympics

The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) has decided to let go of long-serving Indian coaches Jagdeep Hooda and Jitender Kumar after consulting...
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World C’ship bronze medallist boxer Simranjit Kaur is hopelessly job-hunting

24-year-old bronze and silver medallist pugilist Simranjit Kaur has two precious medals, but no job. The boxer, who won a silver medal...
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India Open Boxing Championship winners yet to receive prize money

The Indian medal winners of the India Open International Boxing Championship that was held in May 2019 are yet to receive their...
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Men’s boxing trials results: All Indians who advanced to the Olympic Qualifiers

Asian Games gold medal winner Vikas Krishan sealed his spot in the Indian men's boxing squad for the Olympic Qualifiers that will...

Men’s boxing trials: Ashish Kumar, Satish make Olympic Qualifiers

Ashish Kumar, an Asian silver medalist in the 75kg weight category along with veteran Satish Kumar, who competes in the +91kg division,...

2010-2019: A decade where Indian boxing soared to new heights

Over many decades Indian boxing has always strived to keep spectators ‘excited’ via the power-packed performances of its pugilists, especially in the...
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EXCLUSIVE: Nothing wrong in not shaking hands with Nikhat: Mary’s coach

All the ‘bitterness linen’ that has been washed in public domain over the past few months didn’t quite play a ‘spoiler’ to...
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Women’s boxing trials results: All Indians who advanced to the Olympic Qualifiers

Six-time boxing world champion Mary Kom defeated Nikhat Zareen after a split verdict was pronounced in the finals of the 51kg trials...
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Mary Kom has last laugh, beats Nikhat Zareen 9-1

Mary Kom vs Nikhat Zareen — after ages of complaints, public outbursts and tweets the fight finally happened and it was the...
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Boxing: Nikhat Zareen to face-off against Mary Kom in finals of Olympic qualifiers trials

After much drama and a long-drawn-out saga, Nikhat Zareen and Mary Kom will finally face-off in an epic bout, with the winner...
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Boxer Sumit Sangwan fails dope test; banned for a year

Former silver medallist in the Asian Games, boxer Sumit Sangwan has been banned with immediate effect for a year by the National...
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Boxer Gaurav Bidhuri questions exclusion from Olympic qualifiers’ trial

Months after Nikhat Zareen accused the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) of unfair treatment, former World Championship bronze medal winner Gaurav Bidhuri...
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Olympian Devarajan to be a selector in women’s boxing trials

Former World Cup bronze medal winner and Olympian V. Devarajan has been named as one of the selectors for the women's boxing...
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Indian boxing will soon be among the best in the world, says Ankushita Boro

World Youth Women’s Boxing Championships gold medallist Ankushita Boro who is looking forward to giving her best at the Khelo India Youth...
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Kolkata boxer clinches first-ever Oceania-Orient feather title

In what can be hailed as an unprecedented feat, Kolkata boxer Asad Asif Khan scraped to an impressive victory against the undefeated...

Mary Kom-Nikhat saga ends, trials for Olympic qualifiers to be held next week

Boxer Nikhat Zareen has been named in the 51kg weight category for the national trials that would determine the participants for the...