newsboxing2 months ago

Vijender Singh to fight in Dubai on November 22

After a good start on the American professional circuit, Indian boxer Vijender Singh will fight next in Dubai on November 22, although his opponent is yet to be announced. Vijender has said that it will be a good opportunity for him to showcase his skills and that it will keep him active.
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newsboxing3 months ago

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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newsboxing3 months ago

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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newsboxing3 months ago

World Boxing Ch’ships | India look to better record with Olympic qualifiers status stripped

With the International Olympic Committee (IOC) stripping off the Olympic qualifier status from the World Championships, India would be aiming to win something more than bronze medals in the tournament. The tournament would see 450 boxers from 87 countries fighting across 12 days.
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newsboxing5 months ago

Will love to play in Tokyo Olympics, reveals Vijender Singh

Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh has expressed his desire to represent India in the Tokyo Olympics, scheduled for next year. The former Olympic bronze medallist hasn’t been an amateur boxer for four years as he turned pro in 2015 and is currently going 11 fights undefeated in that arena.
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newsboxing5 months ago

Vijender Singh beats Mike Snider to mark 11th consecutive win on USA debut

Indian boxing ace Vijender Singh debuted in the USA with a thumping win over local favourite Mike Snider as the 33-year-old finished the super middleweight eight-rounder in just four rounds. He would be eyeing more fights this year after signing up with Hall of Famer Bob Arum’s Top Rank Promotions.
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newsboxing5 months ago

I am fully confident of a winning start in United States, says Vijender Singh

Vijender Singh is in line to make his American professional boxing bout which is slated for July 13 and has revealed that he is confident of having a winning in the United States. Meanwhile, Singh’s opponent Mike Snider added that he believes he is capable of proving his doubters wrong.
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newsboxing5 months ago

Vijender Singh to face off against Mike Snider in US professional debut

Vijender Singh is in line to make his US professional circuit debut on July 13 against local boxer Mike Snider in Newark, New Jersey. The 33-year-old Indian was originally scheduled to have his first fight on American soil in April but an injury suffered during a sparring session delayed it.
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newsboxing6 months ago

Tried to fight Vijender Singh, but he is scared of me, says Amir Khan

Star Pakistan origin boxer Amir Khan has claimed that Vijender Singh is scared to face him as a fight didn’t take place even after Amir expressed his desire numerous times. The 32-year-old two-time World Champion would be facing India’s Neeraj Goyat in a Super Boxing League exhibition.
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newsboxing7 months ago

Jagdish Singh insists on making boxing rules more simplified to increase its popularity

Retired national boxer Jagdish Singh has stated that the rules of boxing need to be further simplified for all to understand for making the sport more popular. He also blamed AIBA for complicating the rules since 2011 stating that he doesn't understand whether his boxers are winning or losing today.
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