newsboxing5 days ago

We are entering the Asian games high on confidence, says Amit Panghal

Indian boxer Amit Panghal has stated that Indian boxers are high on confidence after there rich medal haul at the Commonwealth Games and a good preparation in the UK and will enter the Asian Games in that spirit. He also mentioned that he will try to make it up for missing out on the CWG gold medal.
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newsboxing5 days ago

Sarjubala Devi aims to follow Mary Kom’s footsteps ahead of Asian Games

Indian boxer Sarjubala Devi has aimed to follow boxing legend Mary Kom’s footsteps as she sets her sights on a Gold medal at the upcoming Asian Games in Indonesia. Devi has been selected to participate in the 51 kilograms category at the Asiad and is looking forward to maintaining the weight.
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newsboxing6 days ago

Asian Games | We are going in with a good frame of mind, says Santiago Nieva

Boxing Federation of India's (BFI) chief executive Santiago Nieva believes that the Indian boxing squad will be heading to the Asian Games with a good frame of mind after their vigorous training. Earlier this year, Indian boxers had accounted for nine medals in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
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newsboxinga month ago

Boxing in doubt for 2020 Olympics as concerns remain over sport's governance and management

The International Olympic Committee has stated that boxing still remains a doubt for the next Olympic as they are not satisfied with governance, ethical, and financial management of International Boxing Federation (AIBA). IOC has decided to continue the suspension of financial contributions to AIBA.
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newsboxinga month ago

Vijender Singh might re-enter the ring in September

Vijender Singh has said that his fight for the Commonwealth super middleweight title, which was canceled earlier this month, might be held in September, but the opponent is yet to be decided by the Commonwealth committee. Vijender who is now 4th in the WBO rankings was to fight against Lee Makhram.
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newsboxinga month ago

Indian boxers bag seven gold at Serbian Youth Boxing Tournament

Among the 13 Indian boxers, who had entered the semifinals of the Serbian Youth Boxing Tournament, seven of them have managed to clinch gold medals for the country. As a result, India claimed the top spot at the 36th Golden Glove of Vojvodina Youth Tournament with a total of 17 medals.
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newsboxinga month ago

Indian boxers brilliant forms at Serbian Youth Boxing Tournament, nine cleared for semifinals

With their exceptional performance at the Golden Glove of Vojvodina Youth Boxing Tournament in Subotica, Serbia, nine Indian boxers have made their way to the semifinals on the third day of the tournament. There were six more who made it to the semifinals on Friday, raising the total number to 15.
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newsboxinga month ago

Mary Kom: I am training smartly for the World Championship

Mary Kom has set her sights on claiming a historic sixth World Championship title as she revealed that she was working smartly towards her goal. The boxing star had earlier announced that she would skip this year’s Asian Games but hoped to be back for the World Championships in November.
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newsboxinga month ago

Vijender Singh will have to wait for third title as Lee Markham opts out due to injury

Olympic bronze medalist Vijender Singh will have to wait to get his hands on a possible third world title after his opponent for the clash on July 13 Lee Markham of England pulled out due to injury. Singh has already claimed the WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental Super Middleweight titles.
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newsboxing2 months ago

Motivated for Asian Games, Shiva Thapa reappears as an improved version

After clearing the trials for the 60 kg lightweight category, Shiva Thapa has secured himself a place in the Indian boxing team for the Asian Games with an improved technique. According to him, even the CWG miss couldn't deviate him from the path of reviving his position in the boxing arena.
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