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Indian boxers bag seven gold at Serbian Youth Boxing Tournament

Among the 13 Indian boxers, who had entered the semifinals of the Serbian Youth Boxing Tournament, seven of them have managed to clinch gold medals for the country. As a result, India claimed the top spot at the 36th Golden Glove of Vojvodina Youth Tournament with a total of 17 medals.
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newsboxing3 days ago

Indian boxers brilliant forms at Serbian Youth Boxing Tournament, nine cleared for semifinals

With their exceptional performance at the Golden Glove of Vojvodina Youth Boxing Tournament in Subotica, Serbia, nine Indian boxers have made their way to the semifinals on the third day of the tournament. There were six more who made it to the semifinals on Friday, raising the total number to 15.
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newsboxing5 days ago

Mary Kom: I am training smartly for the World Championship

Mary Kom has set her sights on claiming a historic sixth World Championship title as she revealed that she was working smartly towards her goal. The boxing star had earlier announced that she would skip this year’s Asian Games but hoped to be back for the World Championships in November.
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newsboxing10 days ago

Vijender Singh will have to wait for third title as Lee Markham opts out due to injury

Olympic bronze medalist Vijender Singh will have to wait to get his hands on a possible third world title after his opponent for the clash on July 13 Lee Markham of England pulled out due to injury. Singh has already claimed the WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental Super Middleweight titles.
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newsboxing17 days ago

Motivated for Asian Games, Shiva Thapa reappears as an improved version

After clearing the trials for the 60 kg lightweight category, Shiva Thapa has secured himself a place in the Indian boxing team for the Asian Games with an improved technique. According to him, even the CWG miss couldn't deviate him from the path of reviving his position in the boxing arena.
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newsboxing17 days ago

Asian Games 2018 | Shiva Thapa and Sarjubala Devi secure spot in Asian Games squad

Indian boxing duo of Shiva Thapa (60kg) and Sarjubala Devi(51kg) have made it to the Indian boxing squad to travel to Indonesia for the upcoming edition of the Asian Games which begins in August. Devi made the squad after an injury to legendary boxer Mary Kom ruled the latter out of the tournament.
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newsboxing20 days ago

Asian Games | Gaurav Solanki, Vikas Krishan included in boxing squad to travel Jakarta

2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth games gold medalists Gaurav Solanki (56kg) and Vikas Krishan (75kg) were included in the boxing squad for the upcoming Asian Games in Indonesia. The Boxing Federation of India has also decided that the trials would only be conducted in the 60kg and 64kg categories.
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newsboxing23 days ago

Sonia Lather, Mandeep Jangra in final of Mongolian Boxing Tourney; Shiva Thapa settles for bronze

Shiva Thapa settled for bronze as he went down in semi-finals to Battumur Misheelt while Sonia Lather and Mandeep Jangra will fight for gold in Ulaanbaatar Cup. Lovlina Borgohain (69kg), Himanshu Sharma (49kg), and Muhammed Etash Khan (56kg) will also feature in the gold medal bout on Sunday.
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newsboxing23 days ago

Gaurav Solanki and Mohammed Hussamuddin grab gold for India in Chemistry Cup

Gaurav Solanki and Mohammed Hussamuddin notched up gold at Chemistry Cup to finish India’s campaign in the tournament with six medals which included two gold, one silver, and three bronze medals. Solanki defeated Jorge Merencio while Hussamuddin defeated Madan Lal in an all-Indian final in Halle.
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newsboxing25 days ago

Mohammed Hussamuddin, Madan Lal and Narender reach semi-finals of Chemistry Cup

Mohammed Hussamuddin, Madan Lal, and Narender were the three Indian boxers who made it to the semi-finals and have assured themselves a bronze at least in the Chemistry Cup in Halle, Germany. Other Indian boxers, Manoj Kumar and Manish Panwar were knocked out in the quarter-finals of the tournament.
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