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newsboxing6 days ago

Shiva Thapa and Lovlina Borgohain to lead India's campaign at Asian Boxing Championships 2022

The 25-member Indian squad will compete at the Asian Boxing Championships 2022 in Amman, Jordan, with bronze medalist from the Tokyo 2020 Games Lovlina Borgohain and Shiva Thapa as the main bets. To make the team, both boxers triumphed in their separate trials at the NIS Patiala last week.
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newsboxing2 months ago

2022 Commonwealth Games | National coach Bhaskar Bhatt gives up his room in the village for Lovlina’s personal coach

Sandhya Gurung, the personal coach of Olympic bronze medalist Lovlina Borgohain, has taken Bhaskar Bhatt's room at the Commonwealth Games Village in order to make a place for her. Bhaskar Bhatt is the head coach of the Indian women's boxing team, and had joined the team last year.
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newsboxing2 months ago

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain complains of mental abuse before Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain, an Olympic bronze medallist, revealed on Twitter on Monday that she has been the target of mental abuse in the run-up to the Commonwealth Games. In a statement, she said that one of her coaches was sent back to India, while the other was barred access to CWG village.
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newsboxing3 months ago

CWG 2022 | Nikhat Zareen and Lovlina Borgohain make it to boxing squad

Tokyo Olympics bronze medallist Lovlina Borgohain and reigning world champion Nikhat Zareen lived up to the expectations and booked their places in the Indian boxing contingent for the 2022 Commonwealth Games by registering comprehensive victories on the final day of the trials on Saturday.
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newsboxing3 months ago

CWG 2022 | MC Mary Kom withdraws from boxing trials after sustaining knee injury

Indian boxing star MC Mary Kom was forced to withdraw from the CWG 2022 selection trials after she suffered a leg injury during her 48kg semi-final bout against boxer Nitu on Friday. The six-time world champion sustained a knee injury just a minute into the opening round of the bout.
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newsboxing5 months ago

Women's World Boxing Championship | Lovlina Borgohain gets past former world champion Chen Nien-Chin in first round

Tokyo Olympics bronze medalist Lovlina Borgohain started her World Championship campaign in an impressive style after she won 3-2 against former world champion Chen Nien-Chin in the 70kg opening bout. The Taipei girl came into match as a favourite with a 3-1 lead over Indian in head-to-head battles.
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newsboxing5 months ago

Indian women boxers to train in Istanbul before World Championship

The Indian women's boxing team, including Tokyo 2020 bronze medalist Lovlina Borgohain, will train in Turkey for the upcoming World Championship, to be held in Istanbul, from May 6 to 21. Originally, the championship was slated to be held in December last year but was postponed due to Covid-19.
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newsboxing6 months ago

Lovlina Borgohain and Nikhat Zareen to spearhead Indian women's boxing challenge at Asian Games 2022

Tokyo Olympic bronze medallist Lovlina Borgohain and 2019 Asian Championship bronze medallist Nikhat Zareen registered convincing wins against their respective opponents to seal their spots in the Indian women’s boxing team for this year’s Asian Games to be held in Hangzhou, China.
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newsboxing7 months ago

Women's World Boxing Championship | Lovlina Borgohain and Nikhat Zareen make it to squad

Boxers Lovlina Borgohain and Nikhat Zareen have sealed their berths in the upcoming IBA Women's World Boxing Championship, after winning their election trials held at the Indira Gandhi Stadium here on Wednesday. Lovlina went on to beat Arundhati Choudhary of Rajasthan 7-0 in the 70kg category.
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newsboxinga year ago

Lovlina Borgohain handed a direct entry to the 2021 World Boxing Championships

Tokyo Olympics bronze medalist Lovlina Borgohain has been given a direct entry to the 2021 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships. The other members of the Indian contingent will be selected based on the results of the women’s national boxing championships in Hisar, Haryana.
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