16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Life of a sportsman is not easy, as it does not take a lot of time for the fans to rebuke the star whose success they were celebrating few days back. Helping them through thick and thin of their career are their life partners and significant others. But apart from being a support system, they have individual identity as well.
06 Dec 2012
Lalitha Prasad (49kg), Sandeep Sharma (75kg) and Narender Berwal (+91kg) have assured themselves of a medal after advancing to the semifinals of the the AIBA Youth World Championships at Yerevan, Armenia.
15 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Indian Boxing Council will collaborate with the World Boxing Association (WBA) to conduct seminars for its technical officials from February 17 to 19 here to equip them for Asian and world level pro-boxing contests.
31 May 2016
Mumbai: The lone Indian boxer to have qualified for Olympics so far, Shiva Thapa said he is hopeful that more boxers will make the cut for Rio even though only one qualifying event is left on the calender.
10 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Former Asian Games gold medallist Vikas Krishan (75kg) gave a perfect start to India's boxing campaign in the Olympics as he outwitted American greenhorn Charles Conwell to enter the pre quarterfinals here.
03 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Looking to gain a foothold in the country, the recently-formed body for professional boxing - the Indian Boxing Council - will conduct a contact clinic in the city with promoters, coaches and pugilists on September 5 and 6.
15 Feb 2016
Shillong: Concerned about the administrative logjam in Indian boxing, Olympic bronze-medallist MC Mary Kom today said future seems dark for the country's pugilists, who are losing motivation to train.
03 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Out of Rs 823 crore salaries paid by various sports leagues in India, domestic players get only 36 percent of it despite being majority participants with bulk of earnings going to minority foreign recruits, according to a report.
08 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Aiming to tap the unexplored potential of professional boxing in India, the Indian Boxing Council (IBC) was launched today with the promise of lucrative financial deals for the pugilists wanting to take the plunge after exhausting their amateur options.
11 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Threatened with disqualification for not wearing vests bearing their country's name, Indian boxers at the ongoing Olympics have got their kits replaced as required by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) and will now compete without any hindrance.