newsboxing8 days ago

Fight at Madison Square Garden and a title contest with Canelo Alvarez on Vijender Singh’s US dreamlist

Olympic bronze medallist and now professional boxer Vijender Singh has revealed that he would like to fight at Madison Square Garden and against Canelo Alvarez for his first match in the USA. The Indian boxer is unbeaten since turning a professional boxer back in the year 2015.
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newsboxing17 days ago

Olympics Gold is my dream, reveals Mary Kom

Indian boxer Mary Kom has stated that even after bagging a bronze from the Olympics 2012 she still harbours a dream to win the Gold medal at the event. With the Summer Olympics scheduled to take place next year in Tokyo, it could be Kom’s final chance to win the gold before she retires.
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newsboxing17 days ago

Boxing’s Olympic future in Tokyo doubtful after Gafur Rakhimov's election as AIBA head

The IOC is set to sit down and make a decision on the future of boxing in the Olympic Games after the notorious Gafur Rakhimov was elected as AIBA president in the recently concluded elections. However, the Uzbek businessman claimed that the boxing governing body has ‘cleaned up their act’.
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newsboxing21 days ago

World Boxing Championships | MC Mary Kom wins historic gold by beating H Okhota

India’s MC Mary Kom has bagged the gold medal at the ongoing AIBS World Women’s Boxing Championships in New Delhi. The Indian boxer defeated Ukraine’s H Okhota in the final of the light fly category with a unanimous 5-0 decision in her favour in the summit clash played on Saturday.
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newsboxing22 days ago

World Boxing Championship | Mary Kom enters final as Lovlina Borgohain seals bronze

Mary Kom stormed into final of the Women's World Boxing Championship on Thursday in New Delhi, keeping alive her aim to win an unprecedented sixth gold. Meanwhile, Lovlina Borgohain had to be satisfied with a bronze medal after losing to Chen Nien-Chin of Chinese Taipei in the semifinals.
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newsboxing23 days ago

World Boxing Championships | ‘Fantastic Four’ led by Mary Kom make the semi-finals

Boxing quartet of Mary Kom, Lovlina Borgohain, Simranjit Kaur, and Sonia Chahal have all secured a spot in the semi-finals of their respective categories in the ongoing Women’s World Boxing Championships in Delhi. Of the four, Mary will India’s best bet for a gold medal in the tournament.
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newsboxing24 days ago

Mary Kom assured of seventh Boxing World Championship medal

Indian boxer Mary Kom has reached the semifinals at the Boxing World Championship in the 48 kg weight category and thus has secured at least a bronze at the Championships. The last time she had won a medal was back in 2010 when she had bagged her fifth gold medal at the World Championship.
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newsboxinga month ago

AIBA Women’s Boxing World Championships | Sarita Devi gets knocked out while Mary Kom advances to quarters

Sarita Devi lost to Ireland’s Kellie Harrington via a 3-2 split decision in the pre-quarters of the ongoing AIBA Women’s Boxing World Championships in Delhi. Meanwhile, MC Mary Kom won her bout against Kazakhstan’s Aigerim Kassenayeva and made it to the quarter-final round of the world event.
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newsboxinga month ago

Boxing World Championship | Three Indian boxers through to quarterfinals

Three Indian boxers - Manisha Maun, Lovlina Borgohain and Bhagyabati - won the matches in their respective categories to reach the quarterfinals of the Boxing World Championships in New Delhi. This is the second time that the Women's Boxing World Championship is hosted by India.
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newsboxinga month ago

Laishram Sarita Devi urges fans to support them at World Championships

Laishram Sarita Devi has asked the fans to cheer for the nation in the Women's World Boxing Championship starting on Thursday, November 15. Devi also stated that she knows Mary Kom and herself are the only names the nation knows in women's boxing and promised not to disappoint the fans.
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