Indian boxers

World Boxing Championships: Post tragedy, Akash Kumar shows mettle

When the referee raised his arm signalling the win, Akash's celebration was palpable. With both his arms pointing towards the sky, he roared with delight.

published on : 3rd November 2021

 Team India leaves for world boxing championships in Belgrade 

The world championships would be the boxers' first international competitive outing after the Tokyo Games.

published on : 20th October 2021

Asian Boxing Championships: Two boys, six girls claim gold

Taking part in the ongoing Asian Youth and Junior Championships in Dubai, the boxers claimed gold medals, something that could potentially propel them to bigger hits in the future.

published on : 29th August 2021

Boxers' tough flight pays off in Dubai

Youth and junior boxers finally reach venue, medals assured for quite a few  

published on : 21st August 2021

Mary Kom was clear winner, says Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju

Six-time world champion Mary Kom's pursuit of a second Olympic medal ended in the pre-quarterfinals in Tokyo as she went down to the 2016 edition's bronze-medallist, Ingrit Valencia of Colombia.

published on : 29th July 2021

All eyes on Vikas Krishan as boxers open Olympic campaign aiming to negotiate difficult draws

Indian boxer Vikas Krishan is chasing a medal in what is his third and, in all likelihood, final shot at Olympic glory.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Bye for Amit Panghal, 3 others; tough overall draw for Indian boxers at Tokyo Olympics

An unprecedented nine Indian boxers would be vying for medals at the showpiece, where none could secure a podium finish in the 2016 edition.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Indian shooting and boxing contingent not required to quarantine

Indian shooting and boxing contingent at the Olympics would not be required to undergo a quarantine period as they have landed in Tokyo.

published on : 17th July 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Tough road ahead but Indian boxers aim to power punch their way to glory

With all the star boxers looking to peak at the right time, the Indian contingent might record a number of podium finishes in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.

published on : 17th July 2021

Olympics: Indian boxers training in Italy to leave for Tokyo on July 17 

An unprecedented nine Indian pugilists have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics, including five men and four women.

published on : 11th July 2021

Sanjeet Kumar's heavy mental, physical activity behind Asian Championships gold

"If I have to be honest, until Tuesday, I haven't had proper sleep in the last few days. I feel it happens with a lot of us," the 24-year-old says.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Biggest moment of my career: India's newest Asian champion in boxing Sanjeet

The 26-year-old from Haryana's Rohtak took down Kazakhstan's Vassiliy Levit in the final of the just-concluded tournament in Dubai on Monday.

published on : 1st June 2021

Asian Boxing Championships: Sanjeet fetches surprise gold, close final defeats for Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal

Sanjeet triumphed 4-1 over Levit, who was chasing his fourth gold of the tournament and is an Olympic silver-medallist.

published on : 31st May 2021

Tough draw for Indian boxers

What seemed unimaginable a few days ago, is a reality now for Indian elite boxers as they are set to step inside the ring during the Asian Championships, which kicks off from Monday. 

published on : 24th May 2021

Indian boxers sure of winning seven more medals in Germany, Mongolia

CWG bronze-medalist Mohammed Hussamuddin was among the three Indian boxers to make the semi-finals of the Chemistry Cup in Halle.

published on : 23rd June 2018