MC Mary Kom

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

Tokyo Olympics: Here I stand as flag bearer of my nation, says proud MC Mary Kom

Boxer Mary Kom alongside men's hockey captain Manpreet Singh will be India's flag bearers at the Opening Ceremony while grappler Bajrang Punia will be the flag bearer at the Closing Ceremony.

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

Sparring with Rio silver medallist, others in Italy has put Amit Panghal in good stead: Kuttappa

Having landed in Italy in mid-June, Amit Panghal & Co have had the opportunity to have sparring sessions with pugilists from other countries like Colombia, France and Azerbaijan, to name a few.

published on : 15th July 2021

Mary Kom's quarantine over, she can train in isolation

The coach said the COVID pandemic has shrunk resources and the option of having good women sparring partners at the national camp has also receded.

published on : 15th May 2021

Boxer MC Mary Kom wins first Commonwealth Games gold 

The legend of Mary Kom grew larger as she added the Commonwealth Games gold to her packed medal cabinet, thrashing Northern Ireland's Kristina O'Hara in the final.

published on : 14th April 2018

Commonwealth Games 2018: Boxer MC Mary Kom needs one win to clinch medal on debut 

Mary Kom has been pitted against Scotland's Megan Gordon in the quarterfinals of the 48kg category, which will take place on April 8.

published on : 3rd April 2018