newsboxinga month ago

Sarita Devi bags bronze at the Silesian Open Boxing Tournament for women in Poland

Sarita Devi secured a bronze medal at the 13th Silesian Open Boxing Tournament for women being held in Poland. Meanwhile, M C Mary Kom (48kg) and Manisha (54kg) are the only senior Indian boxers to reach the finals, while former youth world champion Jyoti Gulia (51kg) is in the youth finals.
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newsboxinga month ago

Indian boxers assured of seven medals at International Silesian Championship in Poland

MC Mary Kom, Sarita Devi are amongst the seven Indian women who are assured of a podium finish at the ongoing 13th International Silesian Championship for women in Gliwice, Poland. MaryKom has advanced to the final in the 48kg category, while Sarita Devi reached the semi-final in the 60kg category.
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newsboxing8 months ago

Vikas Krishan, Amit Panghal punch for Gold; Mary Kom get Silver in Bulgaria

Pugilists Vikas Krishan and Amit Phanghal clinched gold medals in the 69th Strandja Memorial boxing tournament as Mary Kom ended up winning a silver in the tournament on Sunday. India managed a total of 11 medals in all the categories including two golds, three silvers, and six bronze medals.
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newsboxing8 months ago

Mary Kom, Sarita Devi enter semis of Strandja memorial boxing tournament

The experienced duo of Mary Kom and Sarita Devi have been assured of their third successive international medal after they entered the semifinals of the 69th Strandja memorial boxing tournament on Thursday. India is assured of six medals so far in the tournament courtesy of women boxers.
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newsboxing9 months ago

India Open Boxing : Mary Kom advances to final whereas Shiva loses in semis

Indian boxing stars enjoyed a mixed day at the ongoing India Open Boxing Tournament in New Delhi as Mary Kom advanced to the final in the 48 kg category. However, the biggest upset of the day was of Shiva Thapa who had to settle for a bronze medal after losing to Manish Kaushik in the semis.
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newsboxing9 months 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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newsboxing9 months 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 year ago

Mary Kom, L Sarita Devi find places in Asian Boxing Championships squad

MC Mary Kom returned to her preferred 48kg category by passing the challenges posed by younger competitors and will be on the bus with the Indian team for Asian Women's Boxing Championship. The prestigious continental event will be held from November 2 to 11 in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.
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reportboxing3 years ago

Olympic qualifiers: Indian boxers off to a losing start

India’s campaign at the Asia Oceania boxing qualifiers got off to a disappointing start on Friday with all three Indians in the fray crashing out in the opening round. Ex-Commonwealth Games champion Manoj Kumar, Sumit Sangwan and Pooja Rani were all defeated in the opening round.
Arun S Kaimal
reportboxing3 years ago

South Asian Games: Mary Kom delivers lightning knock-out to win gold

Indian pugilist MC Mary Kom knocked out her opponent Anusha Kodituwakku Dilrukshi from Sri Lanka to finish the bout via a technical knockout in less than 90 seconds to win gold in the 51kg category. Sarita Devi and Pooja Rani also won gold medals to make it a perfect ten for India from the boxing ring.
Arun S Kaimal