Indian boxers has to fight under the banner of AIBA as Indian boxing association is no more recognized due to irregularities. Still, that did not prevent the Indian boxers from giving one of their best shows, with slots for World Boxing Championship at stake. Participating in all the 10 events, four boxers reached the semifinal, […]
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Asian Boxing Championships started from Aug 26. Manish Kaushik (60kg) was the lone Indian in action today as he gloved up against Bangladesh’s M Hossen in the opening round. 6 of them have directly qualified for pre-quarterfinals after receiving bye in first roung. View the Indian Squad and results of the day.
After 2014 World Championships as Indian Women settled for two silver medals, Indian Women boxers have won 27 medals, including 8 Gold medals, 5 silver medals and 14 Bronze medals. Mary Kom has dominated the event in her category reaching the final whenever she participated. India’s 5 Gold has been won by Mary Kom. She […]
Sarjubala and Saweety created history of sorts for India by reaching the final of the 2014 AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships, as Kavita lost at the quarterfinal stage missing the chance to earn her third consecutive medal (Bronze). This is only the third time in 8 editions that more than one Indian women boxer has […]
Three Indian Women pugilists reached the quarterfinals of the World Women’s Boxing Championships (16-25 November 2014) being held at Jeju City, South Korea. Nine women represent India in the competition where 337 boxers from 74 nations are competing. India is placed third, behind Russia and China, in the total number of medals won since 2001. […]
Indian Men’s Pugilists are participating in all the events of 2013 Men’s Boxing World Championship at Almaty from 14th October.
Despite so many famous names in Men’s Boxing, before 2013 Men’s Boxing World Championship India achieved only two Bronze whereas Indian women are placed third in all time medal list with 8 Gold 3 silver and 14 bronze. Mary Kom is not only the undisputed Queen of World Boxing for her 6 consecutive finals, but […]
Mary Kom won the Asian Women’s Boxing tournament, while Pavitra has to settle for silver.
Mary Kom and Pavitra stormed into the Asian Women’s Boxing Final. While Mary would defend her 48 Kg category title, Pavitra would seek her first title in 57 Kg.
Barbados: In the semfinals played for the World Championships 2010 at Barbados, India had mixed luck. 4 time champion Mary Kom, entered her 6th consecutive final, while Sarita was knocked out.