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Boxing is a martial art and combat sport in which two people wearing protective gloves throw punches at each other for a predetermined set of time in a boxing ring.


Boxer Saweety clinches gold as India bag seven medals

Kaspiysk (Russia), June 13: Indias Saweety Bora (75 kg) emerged as the sole gold medal winner from India while in the mens department Brijesh Yadav (81kg) and Virender Kumar (91kg) suffered heartbreaks in their respective finals


Want to pardon Muhammad Ali, says Trump

Washington, June9: US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is considering a pardon for late boxing legend Muhammad Ali, seemingly unaware of the fact that the former world heavyweight champion does not need one.


Boxers Povetkin, Joshua to clash for WBA title

Moscow, June3: A bout for the World Boxing Association (WBA) champions title between Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin and UKs WBA belt holder Anthony Joshua is likely to be held later this year in Britain, the


Pune pugilists look to impress in Super Boxing League

Pune, May 29: Aspiring pugilists in the city will vie to be a part of the contenders round of the Super Boxing League (SBL) second season which begins at the District Sports Complex, Boxing Arena, here


After CWG silver, boxer Satish now targets Olympic gold

/ 18 April 2018

New Delhi, April 18: Having narrowly lost the Super Heavyweight (+91 kilogram) title at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games (CWG), Indian boxer Satish Kumar Yadav is now looking forward to winning gold at bigger events like


Commonwealth Games 2018: MC Mary Kom Clinches Gold on Debut

/ 14 April 2018
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India’s boxing veteran,  MC Mary Kom achieved yet another feat in her illustrious career by winning gold in women’s 45-48 kg category at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, 2018 at Gold Coast in Australia. The girl from North-East


India on track to becoming leading boxing nation: BFI president

/ 13 April 2018

New Delhi, April 13: Boxing Federation of India (BFI) President Ajay Singh on Friday said that the performance at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast where nine boxers will end up with medals is a


Akhil questions India’s obsession for foreign coaches

/ 27 March 2018

New Delhi, March 27: Seasoned boxer Akhil Kumar on Tuesday questioned India’s obsession for foreign coaches, a sentiment which was echoed by 2002 Commonwealth Games gold-winning trap shooter Moraad Ali Khan at a function organised to


Indian Tigers go down fighting to Astana Arlans in WSB clash

/ 25 March 2018

Rohtak, March 25: Indian Tigers put up a spirited challenge before going down 2-3 in a hard-fought battle against Artana Arlans of Kazakhstan in the first ever World Series of Boxing (WSB) bout in the country.


Indian Tigers face Astana Arlans in WSB tie

/ 24 March 2018

Rohtak (Haryana), March 24: Indian Tigers will take on reigning champions Astana Arlans of Kazakhastan in a World Series of Boxing (WSB) clash at the National Boxing Academy here on Saturday evening. The Indian team’s campaign


Points table
Group A MP W L +/- PTS
Russia 1 1 0 +5 3
Uruguay 1 1 0 +1 3
Egypt 1 0 1 -1 0
Saudi Arabia 1 0 1 -5 0
Group B MP W L +/- PTS
Iran 1 1 0 +1 3
Portugal 1 0 0 0 1
Spain 1 0 0 0 1
Morocco 1 0 1 -1 0
Group C MP W L +/- PTS
France 1 1 0 +1 3
Denmark 1 1 0 +1 3
Australia 1 0 1 -1 0
Peru 1 0 1 -1 0
Group D MP W L +/- PTS
Croatia 1 1 0 +2 3
Iceland 1 0 0 0 1
Argentina 1 0 0 0 1
Nigeria 1 0 1 -2 0
Group E MP W L +/- PTS
Serbia 1 1 0 +1 3
Switzerland 1 0 0 0 1
Brazil 1 0 0 0 1
Costa Rica 1 0 1 -1 0
Group F MP W L +/- PTS
Sweden 1 1 0 +1 3
Mexico 1 1 0 +1 3
Germany 1 0 1 -1 0
South Korea 1 0 1 -1 0
Group G MP W L +/- PTS
Belgium 1 1 0 +3 3
England 1 1 0 +1 3
Tunisia 1 0 1 -1 0
Panama 1 0 1 -3 0
Group H MP W L +/- PTS
Poland 0 0 0 0 0
Colombia 0 0 0 0 0
Senegal 0 0 0 0 0
Japan 0 0 0 0 0