Bangkok, April 26: Asian Games champion Amit Panghal (52 kg) on Friday won the first gold medal for India at the ongoing Asian Boxing Championships here. Panghal, who had won the Asian Games gold medal last year, defeated Korea’s Kim Inkyu Korea
New Delhi, Nov 11: Azize Nimani is proud of her “Albanian blood”, understands the pain of war-torn people of Kosovo, where she was born, and is never afraid to pull back punches when she represents her adopted country Germany in the boxing ring.
New Delhi, Aug 15: A medal is not the only thing on accomplished Indian boxer Vikas Krishan’s mind heading into the Asian Games, where a podium finish would ensure his name in the history books for an unparalleled feat. A gold-medallist in 2010,
New Delhi, Aug 12 (PTI) The threat of Olympic exclusion is a “challenging moment” for the embattled International Boxing Association (AIBA), concedes its interim President Gafur Rahimov but insists that his perseverant organisation remains on course to regain the IOC’s trust. In an
New Delhi, Aug 5: Success propels but setbacks teach life lessons like none can, feels seasoned Indian boxer Shiva Thapa, who cannot wait to turn his “growth” story of a rollercoaster year into a maiden Asian Games medal this month. The first and
New Delhi, Jul 25: The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) might bid for the hosting rights of an Olympic Qualifying tournament next year, continuing its efforts to bring big-ticket events to the country after managing to bag the men’s and women’s world championships.
When it comes to boxing, the females are not very far behind their illustrious male counterparts as far as talent and providing entertainment is concerned. But when it comes to recognition, there is no denying that the female boxers are still a