Boxing World Championships

Boxing World Championships: Nikhat Zareen secures India's first medal in Istanbul

Nikhat Zareen secured India its first medal at the IBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Istanbul by advancing to the semifinals with a superb win.

published on : 16th May 2022

Young boxer Arundhati challenges BFI selection policy for world championships in Delhi HC

Arundhati, who is also the reigning youth world champion, wants trials to be held in the 70kg category for which Borgohain was granted direct selection on the basis of her Olympics performance.

published on : 9th November 2021

Gritty Akash Kumar ends with bronze at World Boxing Championships

Akash Kumar, 21, lost to Kazakh teenager Makhmud Sabyrkhan 0-5 in the semifinals of the AIBA Men's World Boxing Championships; his bronze makes him only the seventh Indian to secure a medal.

published on : 4th November 2021

Boxing World Championships: Debutant Akash Kumar secures India's first medal in Belgrade

The 21-year-old Akash Kumar, who is a reigning national champion, prevailed 5-0 in a fabulous performance against former Olympic silver-medallist Yoel Finol Rivas of Venezuela to reach semi finals.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Boxing World Championships: Shiva Thapa enters quarterfinals

The 27-year-old from Assam defeated France's Lounes Hamraoui 4-1 in a late night pre-quarterfinal bout on Monday to move ahead.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Boxing World Championships: Narender Berwal enters last-16 with facile win

Berwal thoroughly dominated his imposing rival, who just could not connect for the most part of the bout and struggled with his movement as well.

published on : 28th October 2021

Boxing World Championships: Indian boxers continue unbeaten run, Nishant Dev enters 2nd round

Dev's win was a perfect start to the day for the country after Sumit (75kg) and Narender Berwal (+92kg) advanced to the second round of their respective categories with fine victories late last night.

published on : 27th October 2021