newsboxing14 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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newsboxing18 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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newsboxing19 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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newsboxing20 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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newsboxing22 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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newsboxing23 days 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

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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newsboxing2 months ago

Indian boxers subjected to ‘Track drills’ to prep for upcoming World Championships

Indian women’s boxing coach, Raffaele Bergamasco, put stars like MC Mary Kom and Lovlina Borgohain under serious endurance training at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium as prep for the World Championships. The AIBA Women’s World Championships will be held in the city of Delhi from November 13.
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newsboxing2 months ago

10-member boxing contingent to represent India at AIBA Women World Championships

As many as 10 boxers, led by Olympic Bronze medallist MC Mary Kom, will represent India in the AIBA Women World Championships to be held in New Delhi this year. India had topped the medals tally with four gold, three silvers and one bronze medal last time when it hosted the event 12 years before.
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newsboxing3 months ago

Silesian Open | Mary Kom secures Gold medal in 48kg category

MC Mary Kom has clinched the gold medal in the 48kg category at the 13th Silesian Open Boxing tournament in Poland while Manisha had to settle for a silver in the 54kg category. L Sarita Devi (60kg), Ritu Grewal (51kg), Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) and Pooja Rani (81kg) won four bronze medals as well.
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