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Asian Boxing Championships | Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal on course to win medals

Five Indian boxers - Shiva Thapa, Ashish, Amit Panghal, Sarita Devi and Nikhat Zareen - are in the running for finishing on the podium in the ongoing Asian Boxing Championships in Bangkok. In the 81 kg category, Brijesh Yadav lost against Dilshodbek Ruzmetov of Uzbekistan in the second round.
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Vikas Krishnan, Neeraj Goyat register easy victories on pro-circuit

Indian boxers Vikas Krishnan and Neeraj Goyat have won their respective bouts on the professional circuit. Krishnan remained unbeaten on the circuit by winning his bout against Noah Kidd while Goyat also managed to win against Carlos Lopez Marmolejo in another bout in professional boxing.
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Asian Boxing Championships | Shiva Thapa starts his campaign with a win, six Indians enter quarters

Indian pugilist Shiva Thapa has started on a winning note at the ongoing Asian Boxing Championships as he has qualified for the pre-quarterfinals in the 60kg category. Six other boxers from India have also made it to the quarter-finals of the prestigious event being held in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Asian Boxing Champion | Deepak and Rohit Tokas advance into pre-quarterfinals

Indian pugilists started their Asian Championship campaign on a winning note as Deepak and Rohit Tokas progressed into the last 16 stage of the competition by respective wins over Bui Cong Danh and Chu-Yen Lai. While Deepak had a tricky affair, Tokas registered a thumping win over his opponent.
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Asian Boxing Championship | Focus will be more on knowing opponents than winning, says Amit Panghal

Amit Panghal has revealed that his focus in the Asian Boxing Championship will be more on knowing his opponents in the new category than going for the win. The Asian games gold medalist also lamented the abrupt reduction in the weight categories by AIBA stating that it will affect Indian boxing.
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Vikas Krishan to face Noah Kidd at Madison Square Garden in second pro bout

Vikas Krishnan will take on America’s Noah Kidd in New York o Saturday night as the Indian aim to extend his winning streak after he defeat Steven Andrade by virtue of a technical knockout in January. His bout would be in line as a buildup to the much-anticipated Terence Crawford versus Amir Khan.
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Asian Boxing Championships | Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal, Sonia Chahal to lead Indian challenge

Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa and Sonia Chahal are going to lead the Indian challenge at the Asian Boxing Championships to be held in Bangkok, Thailand from today. The 20-member Indian contingent for the 10-day continental event also has the experienced Sarita Devi and Satish Kumar in it.
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newsboxing8 days ago

Cologne World Cup Boxing | Meena Kumari Maisnam bags gold, India finish with five medals

Indian boxer Meena Kumari Maisnam has bagged a gold medal in the 54kg weight category at the Cologne World Cup in Germany on Saturday. On the other hand in the 57kg and 64kg categories, Sakshi and Pwilao Basumatary lost their final bouts and had to settle for a silver medal each.
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Cologne Boxing World Cup | Pinki Rani, Parveen settle for bronze while Sakshi, Pwilao Basumatary enter final

Indian boxers Pinki Rani and Parveen lost their respective semi-final bouts to get knocked out of the ongoing Cologne Boxing World Cup in Germany. Meanwhile, Sakshi and Pwilao Basumatary have qualified for the finals of the 57 kg and 64 kg categories respectively on Friday in the World Cup.
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Top boxers’ two-year wait for pension to get over this month

The sports ministry has informed that some of the top boxers of India will get their pensions, which have been due since 2017, from this month. The top Indian boxers like national observer Akhil Kumar and former Asian Champion M Suranjoy Singh have been waiting for pensions for last two years.
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