World Boxing Championships

India finish with four medals at World Boxing Championships

She took that confidence into the semis and avenged her Thailand Open semi-final defeat to former World Championships bronze medallist Chuthamat Raksat of Thailand.

published on : 13th October 2019

Lovlina Borgohain settles for bronze in AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships

Lovlina Borgohain lost the 69kg category bout in a split decision of 2-3, which ended her run in the tournament.

published on : 12th October 2019

Jamuna Boro settles for bronze in AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships

In the 54kg category, Boro in her maiden World Championships faced a 0-5 defeat at the hands of experience Hsiao-Wen.

published on : 12th October 2019

Mary Kom questions her semis loss in the Women's World Boxing Championships

Mary Kom on Saturday questioned her semi-final loss in the ongoing Women's World Boxing Championships.

published on : 12th October 2019

Manju Rani beats Chuthamat Raksat to enter Women's World Boxing Championships final

The judges' points at the end of the semi-final bout stood at 29-28, 30-27, 29-28, 28-29, 29-28 in Rani's favour.

published on : 12th October 2019

Women's World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom loses semi-final, settles for bronze

Turkey's European champion Busenaz Cakiroglu defeated Mary Kom 4-1 in the 51-kg category.

published on : 12th October 2019

World Championships: Cruise for Mary Kom, Saweety Boora beaten

MC Mary Kom hardly broke a sweat as she swept aside her opponent from Thailand to make a strong start in the ongoing AIBA World Women’s Boxing Championships in Ulan-Ude, Russia.

published on : 9th October 2019

Mary Kom through to quarter-finals at World Championships

Mary dominated much of the bout with her punches being more accurate than her opponent on a consistent basis. The judges' points at the end stood 29-28, 29-28, 29-28, 30-27, 30-27 in her favour.

published on : 8th October 2019

Every barrier you cross will prepare you for next one: Bajrang Punia lauds Amit Panghal

On Saturday, Panghal had to settle for a silver medal in the championships as he lost the final match to Uzbekistan's Shakhobidin Zoirov.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Will always strive to win medals for the country, says boxer Amit Panghal

Amit Panghal had to settle for a silver medal in the World Boxing Championships as he lost the final match to Uzbekistan's Shakhobidin Zoirov.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Explosive start for pugilist Brijesh

At the ringside in Ekaterinburg (Russia), where the event is being held, India high-performance director Santiago Nieva was a pleased man.

published on : 11th September 2019

BFI should consider doing away with selection trials for performers: Mary Kom

A controversy broke out over Mary's selection for the women's World Boxing Championships in Russia after her competitor in the 51kg category, Nikhat Zareen, was refused a trial bout.

published on : 21st August 2019

Mary Kom, Sarita Devi among 10 women boxers selected for World Boxing Championships

Boxers were selected after three-day trials which concluded on Thursday at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium.

published on : 8th August 2019

Mary Kom, Sarita Devi and Neeraj to spearhead team for women's world boxing championships

Manju Rani (48kg), Jamuna Boro (54kg), Neeraj (57kg), Manju Bomboriya (64kg), and Nandini (81kg) will be competing in the mega-event for the first time.

published on : 8th August 2019

Mary Kom wins gold medal in style ahead of World Championships

Mary Kom, who claimed her sixth world title last year in Delhi, will be looking to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the World Championships in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

published on : 28th July 2019