newsboxing4 days ago

Sarjubala, Sonia and Sarita claim gold in National women’s Boxing Championship

Sarjubala Devi, along with Sarita Devi and Sonia Lather, have claimed gold in their respective categories at the National Women’s Boxing Championship in Rohtak. Railways Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) emerged as overall champions after ending the tournament by winning 5 gold and 2 bronze medals.
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newsboxing5 days ago

Sarita Devi and Sonia Lather make their way to Finals of National Boxing Championship

Sarita Devi (60kg) and Asian silver-medallist Sonia Lather (57kg) have advanced to the finals after clinching commanding semi-final wins in the National Women's Boxing Championships in Rohtak on Thursday. However, Junior world Champion Nikhat Zareen (48kg) was knocked out of the tournament.
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newsboxing7 days ago

Sarita Devi joins Manoj Kumar as a Boxers’ representative in the executive council

Laishram Sarita Devi has defeated Seema Punia to be elected as the Women Boxers’ Representative in BFIEC. The former Asian and world champion was voted in by 22 of the 31 team captains to beat her opponent Punia at the election conducted during the national championship in Rohtak.
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newsboxinga month 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.
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newsboxinga month 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.
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newsboxinga month 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.
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newsboxinga month ago

Mary Kom believes her dream of Olympic gold is still alive

With the IABA debating the prospect of including 48kg-category in the Olympics, Mary Kom has revealed that she still dreams of winning gold on the biggest stage. The five-time world champion had participated in 51-kg category at the 2012 London Games, where she could only manage a bronze medal.
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newsboxinga month 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.
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newsboxing2 months ago

Mary Kom quits boxing national observer post

Mary Kom has resigned from her post of the national observer for Indian boxing after sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore clarified that active sportspersons weren't eligible for the post. She stated that she was never interested in the job but had taken it upon the insistence of the Ministry.
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newsboxing2 months ago

Youth women's World Boxing Championships | Three Indians book final berth

Indian pugilists Jyoti Gulia, Shashi Chopra, and Ankushita Boro have confirmed their place in the AIBA Youth women's World Boxing Championships finals in Guwahati after winning their respective bouts. However, Neha Yadav failed to match the results of her compatriots in the heavyweight division.
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