newsboxing2 months ago

Former boxers questions selection policy for Commonwealth Games

Vijender Singh and Commonwealth bronze medallist Jitender Kumar have questioned the Boxing Federation of India’s (BFI) decision to use the points system as the criteria for selection for the 2018 CWG. BFI have moved away from the conventional trials method that is used all around the world.
SportsCafe Desk
newsboxing4 months ago

Vijender Singh all set to defend both titles

Vijender Singh, the current WBO Asia Pacific and WBO Oriental Super Middleweight champion, will defend his titles in the Rajasthan Rumble on December 23 against Ernest Amuzu. Vijender has won all of his bouts in his pro boxing career and will be aiming to make it 10-0 with a win against Amuzu.
Press Release
newsboxing4 months ago

I will leave Vijender beaten and broken in front of his home crowd’: Ernest Amuzu

The war of words has already begun ahead of Vijender Singh's 10th fight against Ernest Amuzu on December 23rd. The African champion, who has been working 8-10 hours a day for the fight, has drawn the first blood by stating that he will leave Vijender Singh broken in front of his home crowd.
Press Release
newsboxing4 months ago

Vijender Singh reveals turning professional was his life’s toughest decision

Ahead of his 10th professional fight, Vijender Singh recalls how turning professional was one of the toughest decisions in his life as critics were against his move. He will defend both his titles, WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental Super Middleweight, when he faces Ghana's Earnest Amuzu on December 23.
SportsCafe Desk
newsboxing5 months ago

Vijender Singh all set to defend his title on December 23

Vijender, who holds a 9-0 record, is all set to defend his WBO Oriental & Asia Pacific Super middleweight title against experienced Ernest Amuzu on December 23 at the Rajasthan Rumble in Jaipur. Ernest Amuzu is no amateur as he will be looking to win 26th pro fight of his career.
Press Release
newsboxing5 months ago

Vijender Singh to take on Rocky Fielding for British and Commonwealth Super middleweight title in 2018

Vijender Singh will face Rocky Fielding for the British and Commonwealth Super middleweight title which will take place in March next year. Fielding who has 24 wins in his 25 bouts, which includes 14 knockouts, will be Vijender's first real test since he turned professional in June 2015.
SportsCafe Desk
reportboxing8 months ago

World Boxing Championships | Gaurav Bidhuri assures India's first medal by making the semis

Gaurav Bidhuri beat Bilel Mhamdi in the quarter finals of the ongoing World Boxing Championships to assure India its first medal at the event.  On the other hand, Kavinder Singh Bisht and Amit Panghal both bowed out of the tournament on Monday after losing their respective quarterfinals.
SportsCafe Desk
newsboxing8 months ago

Vijender Singh dedicates his win over Zulpikar Maimaitiali to India-China friendship

Vijender Singh has dedicated his hard-fought win over Zulpikar Maimaitia to friendship between India and China. The 31-year-old Indian also added that he is willing to give back his newly acquired WBO Oriental Super Middleweight title in exchange for peace at the India-China border.
SportsCafe Desk
newsboxing8 months ago

Battleground Asia | Vijender Singh defeats Zulpikar Maimaitiali to become double-title holder

Vijender Singh managed to get the better of Zulpikar Maimaitiali 96-93, 95-94, 95-94 in a fiercely contested bout at the Sardar Patel Indoor Stadium in Mumbai. The win saw the 31-year-old Indian extend his unbeaten record a pro boxer to 9-0 in front of a packed house at in Mumbai.
SportsCafe Desk
newsboxing9 months ago

Zulpikar Maimaitiali trains in Mumbai for the first time ahead of ‘Battleground Asia’

WBO Oriental Super Middleweight Champion Zulpikar Maimaitiali, arrived in Mumbai late on Wednesday evening and had his first training session in India today, with the media looking on at the Sea Princess Gym in Mumbai. Maimaitiali takes on Vijender Singh on Saturday.
Press Release