newsboxinga month ago

Will love to play in Tokyo Olympics, reveals Vijender Singh

Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh has expressed his desire to represent India in the Tokyo Olympics, scheduled for next year. The former Olympic bronze medallist hasn’t been an amateur boxer for four years as he turned pro in 2015 and is currently going 11 fights undefeated in that arena.
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newsboxinga month ago

Vijender Singh beats Mike Snider to mark 11th consecutive win on USA debut

Indian boxing ace Vijender Singh debuted in the USA with a thumping win over local favourite Mike Snider as the 33-year-old finished the super middleweight eight-rounder in just four rounds. He would be eyeing more fights this year after signing up with Hall of Famer Bob Arum’s Top Rank Promotions.
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newsboxinga month ago

I am fully confident of a winning start in United States, says Vijender Singh

Vijender Singh is in line to make his American professional boxing bout which is slated for July 13 and has revealed that he is confident of having a winning in the United States. Meanwhile, Singh’s opponent Mike Snider added that he believes he is capable of proving his doubters wrong.
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newsboxing2 months ago

Vijender Singh to face off against Mike Snider in US professional debut

Vijender Singh is in line to make his US professional circuit debut on July 13 against local boxer Mike Snider in Newark, New Jersey. The 33-year-old Indian was originally scheduled to have his first fight on American soil in April but an injury suffered during a sparring session delayed it.
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newsboxing3 months ago

Tried to fight Vijender Singh, but he is scared of me, says Amir Khan

Star Pakistan origin boxer Amir Khan has claimed that Vijender Singh is scared to face him as a fight didn’t take place even after Amir expressed his desire numerous times. The 32-year-old two-time World Champion would be facing India’s Neeraj Goyat in a Super Boxing League exhibition.
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newsboxing3 months ago

Jagdish Singh insists on making boxing rules more simplified to increase its popularity

Retired national boxer Jagdish Singh has stated that the rules of boxing need to be further simplified for all to understand for making the sport more popular. He also blamed AIBA for complicating the rules since 2011 stating that he doesn't understand whether his boxers are winning or losing today.
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newsboxing5 months ago

Vijender Singh USA boxing debut postponed after he suffers eye injury in training

Vijender Singh will have to wait for his pro boxing debut on United States circuit after he injured his eyes during a sparring session while training in Los Angeles. The 33-year-old Olympic boxer was scheduled to make his US debut at the Staples Center on April 12 against an undecided opponent.
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newsboxing6 months ago

Vijender Singh to begin US Pro Boxing career on April 12

India’s sole Olympic medalist in boxing, Vijender Singh, is scheduled to make his debut on the American professional circuit on April 12 against an undecided opponent. Singh is currently training under Hall of Famer Freddie Roach who has previously coached the likes of Mike Tyson and Manny Pacquiao.
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newsboxing6 months ago

Looking to turn 10-0 into 50-0, claims Olympian Vijender Singh

Three-time Olympian, Vijender Singh, revealed that he is looking forward to moving to the US and is hopeful about turning his 10-0 win/loss record in professional boxing to 50-0 in the future. Vijender is the first Indian male boxer to win an Olympic medal in boxing back in Beijing 2008.
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newsboxing7 months ago

Boxing | Vikas Krishan wins his debut match as professional boxer

Following the footsteps of India’ first Olympic medallist boxer Vijender Singh, Vikas Krishan has won his first professional bout comprehensively in two rounds of the six-round super welterweight category. He won the match against American boxer Steven Andrade through technical superiority.
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