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Indian boxers closing on traditional powerhouses, claims High-Performance Director Santiago Nieva

Indian boxers’ unparalleled performance at the just-concluded men’s world championship shows they are “closing in” on traditional powerhouses, High-Performance Director Santiago Nieva has asserted. According to Nieva, “clean punching” is what worked out well for the Indian boxers.
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World Championships silver medallist Amit Panghal pleads for recognition for coach

Amit Panghal lost in the World Boxing Championships but nevertheless became the first-ever Indian to reach the final and after the match acknowledged his coach’s contribution asking him to be presented with Dronacharya Award. He put up a strong fight but ultimately succumbed to his Uzbek opponent.
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It’s a great feeling to see Amit Panghal make it to the final, exclaims Vijender Singh

Vijender Singh expressed his happiness after Amit Panghal reached the World finals as he congratulated him on the achievement borne out of his hard work despite lack of support from institutions. He advised him to not dent to the pressure and bring home the championship to make india proud.
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Power was key issue while shifting weight categories, says Amit Phangal

Ace Indian boxer Amit Phangal has revealed that retaining is power was the key concern for him when he was shifting his category from 53kg to 49kg, and that he has dealt with it quite well. Phangal has also admitted that he knew very little about his final opponent Shakhobidin Zoirov of Uzbekistan.
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World Boxing Championships: Amit Panghal becomes first Indian man to reach a final, Manish settles for bronze

The Asian champion Amit Panghal (52kg) edged out Kazakhstan’s Saken Bibossinov 3:2 in the semi-finals of the AIBA Boxing World Championships in Ekaterinberg, Russia, on Friday. India’s other semi-finalist Manish Kaushik (63kg) was defeated by the reigning world champion Andy Cruz of Cuba.
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World Boxing Championships | I will give more than 100 percent to win gold, says Amit Phangal

Indian boxer Amit Panghal has stated that he will give more than his 100 percent to win a gold medal at the Boxing World Championships in Ekaterinberg, Russia. Amit reached the semi-finals of the championship and secured at least a bronze medal as well as a spot in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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World Boxing Championships | Amit Panghal, Manish Kaushik win quarters, ensure medals

Ace Indian boxers Amit Panghal (52kg) and Manish Kaushik (63kg) ensured India of a medal at in the ongoing World Boxing Championship medals after they won their respective quarterfinal bouts on Wednesday. Kavinder Singh and Singh Bisht, however, lost their respective bouts in quarters.
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World Boxing Championships | Amit Panghal, Manish Kaushik secure medals, create history

Amit Panghal and Manish Kaushik have secured at least a bronze medal by winning their respective quarter-final bouts on Wednesday in Ekaterinberg, Russia, at the World Boxing Championships. This is the first time in the Indian history that more than one boxer is medalled at the World Championships.
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Boxing World Championships: India's Amit Panghal and Manish Kaushik cruise into quarter-finals

India's Amit Panghal defeated Turkey’s Batuhan Citfci to enter the quarter-finals of the 52kg category on Tuesday in the men’s Boxing World Championships in Yekaterinburg. While, Manish Kaushik entered the quarter-finals of the 63kg category by defeating Mongolia’s Chinzorig Baatarsukh.
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World Boxing Championships| Kavinder Bisht advances to pre-quarters

Kavinder Singh Bisht advanced to the pre-quarterfinals in the 57kg category with a hard-fought win over China’s Chena Zhihao in the World Men’s Boxing Championships. Asian champion Amit Panghal and Commonwealth Games silver-medallist Manish Kaushik advanced to their respective pre-quarters as well.
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