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Shiva Thapa defends his national title, to represent India at World Championship

On an eventful and final day of the Men’s National Boxing Championships 2021 on Tuesday, Assam's Shiva Thapa defended his title against SSCB's Dalveer Singh Tomar 5-0. Now Thapa, a World Championship bronze medalist, will represent India in the coveted tournament, starting October, once again.
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newsboxing5 days ago

Boxers Shiva Thapa and Sanjeet inch closer to World Championship berths

In the semi-final clashes on Monday, World Championship bronze medalist Shiva Thapa trounced his opponent Abhishek Yadav 5-0 to make it to the summit bout of the Men's National Boxing Championships. Reigning Asian champion Sanjeet and Husamuddin of Services too progressed to the gold medal clash.
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newsboxing6 days ago

Lovlina Borgohain targets World Championship after Tokyo Bronze, ultimate aim is to win gold in Paris

Even though Lovlina Borgohain became only the third boxer from the country to win a medal in the sport at the Olympics -- she is not happy with its colour. Borgohain, who won a bronze at Tokyo 2020, now wants to bag nothing short of a gold medal at Paris 2024 and has already started working for it.
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newsboxing6 days ago

Shiva Thapa, Sachin Siwach enter medal rounds at National Boxing Championship

Current national champion and five-time Asian Championship medalist, Shiva Thapa has made it to the semis in the 63kg weight category at men's National Boxing Championship 2021 on Sunday. Youth World Champion Sachin Siwach, too, progressed to the next round after beating Goa's Roshan Zamir.
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newsboxing7 days ago

2021 Men's National Boxing Championship | Mohammed Hussamuddin enters quarter-final with dominating win

Defending champion Mohammed Hussamuddin scripted a dominating win to enter the quarter-final of the ongoing National Boxing Championships at Bellary, Karnataka on Saturday. Haryana’s Sachin also reached the last-eight stage with a win over Manipur's Jobison Yengkokpam with a unanimous decision.
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newsboxing8 days ago

Sachin stuns World Championship medallist Gaurav Bidhuri at Men's National Boxing Championship

In a surprise result, Haryana boxer Sachin ousted World Championship bonze-medalist Gaurav Bidhuri from the Men's National Boxing Championship on Friday. Bidhuri was no match to Sachin and lost the bout 1-4, which means that he won't qualify to participate in the World Championship in Serbia.
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newsboxing9 days ago

2021 Men's National Boxing Championship | Deepak Kumar, Naveen Bora register wins in their respective bouts

Indian boxers Deepak Kumar and Naveen Bora scripted victories in their respective bouts on Day 2 of the ongoing Men’s National Boxing Championship, on Thursday. The winners at the event will be handed an automatic qualification to the world championships that will be held in Serbia, later this year.
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newsboxing11 days ago

Boxing Nationals get underway, gold medalists to make it for World Championship team

The boxing nationals start in Bellary from September 15, and a World Championship berth is at stake for elite Indian boxers. Only gold medal winners will get a chance to represent the country at the world event. Shiva Thapa is one of the biggest names participating in the event.
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newsboxing11 days ago

BFI might overhaul coaching staff after world championships

The Indian boxing coaching staff could be completely overhauled after the world championships, later this year, with the federation dissatisfied with the Tokyo Olympics performance. In spite of fielding the strongest ever contingent at the Games, India managed to come back with just one medal.
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newsboxing14 days ago

Boxer Amit Panghal applies for Khel Ratna after Tokyo 2020 mishap

Amit Panghal had lost in the second round of the Tokyo Olympics to Colombian Yuberten Martinez, after getting a bye in the first round. Apart from the shock exit from Tokyo 2020, Panghal had displayed supreme form and had won a silver in the 2019 Bowing World Championship as well.
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