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Priyanka Chopra: The Role Of 'Mary Kom' Should Have Gone To Someone From The Northeast

Jan 15, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

Actress Priyanka Chopra said in a interview that Indian boxer Mary Kom inspired her, although she also said that they did not look alike and someone from the Northeast should have played the role.

Mary Kom, Amit Panghal Among Six Olympians Added To National Boxing Camp

Jan 11, 2022 PTI

Boxers Vikas Krishan, Manish Kaushik, Satish Kumar and Ashish Kumar also joined the men's camp in Patiala alongside Amit Panghal. The camp will continue till March 14.

Yearender 2021: Virat Kohli vs BCCI, Sushil Kumar's Shame, Mary Kom's First Of Fury – 5 Unwanted Controversies

BCCI boss Sourav Ganguly and Virat Kohli contradicted each other on future of Indian captaincy while Olympians Manika Batra, Sushil Kumar and Mary Kom made headlines for the wrong reasons in 2021.

Sonowal, Mary Kom Exhort Youth To Play Effective Role In Nation-Building

Dec 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Union minister also highly praised sports icon MC Mary Kom, who was present on the occasion, for her dedication towards her different responsibilities.

With Women's Boxing World Championships Postponed; Trials 'All But Certain'

The marquee global showpiece was scheduled from December 4 to 18 but got postponed due to the COVID-19 situation in Istanbul.

09 November, 2021

MC Mary Kom, PV Sindhu, Oinam Bembem Conferred With Padma Awards

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The Padma awards are given in three categories - Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri - and announced annually on the eve of Republic Day.

18 October, 2021

Mary Kom To Skip Boxing Nationals; To Focus On World Championships


Mary Kom, who is a six-time world champion, is training for the women's World Championships to be held in December in Istanbul.

01 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Boxers' Rhythm Affected By COVID Lockdown, Says BFI President


Nine Indian boxers - five men and four women - made the cut for the Tokyo Games with only Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) securing a medal

29 July, 2021

Bitter Mary Kom Slams IOC, Says 'I Swear, It Hadn't Struck Me That I Lost, I Was So Sure'


Mary Kom, who lost to Colombian Ingrit Valencia in the pre-quarters at Tokyo 2020, hints judging was not 'clean'

29 July, 2021

India at Tokyo Olympics: Mary Kom Exits, Atanu Das, PV Sindhu Highlight A Jolly Good Day

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At Tokyo 2020 on Thursday, the Indian men's hockey team beat Olympic champions Argentina 3-1 to enter the quarterfinals. Here are Thursday's full results

29 July, 2021

Mary Kom Exits Tokyo 2020 Confused By Scoring System, Says 'Don't Know What happened'


Six-time world champion MC Mary Kom's (51kg) pursuit of a second Olympic medal ended in the pre-quarterfinals of the Tokyo Games

29 July, 2021

Mary Kom Crashes Out Of Tokyo Olympics, Why Wasn't She Wearing India Jersey?

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Boxing great MC Mary Kom was ousted from Tokyo Olympics after losing to Ingrit Victoria Valencia of Colombia in a split 3-2 verdict

28 July, 2021

India at Tokyo Olympics: July 29 Full Schedule - PV Sindhu, Mary Kom Eye Quarterfinal Berths

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In Tokyo 2020 on Thursday, the Indian men's hockey team will face Olympic champions Argentina while golfers also tee off. Watch live

25 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics, Boxing: Mary Kom Enters Pre-quarters, Manish Kaushik Bows Out


Kom, 38, who is a 2012 Olympic bronze-medallist, prevailed 4-1 against Dominican Republic's Miguelina Hernandez Garcia, who is 15 years her junior

25 July, 2021

Mary Kom Teaches Miguelina Garcia Boxing Lessons, Enters Tokyo Olympics Pre-quarters


In a bout that was exciting from start to finish, Mary Kom displayed some brilliant tactics to overcome the spirted fight that Garcia put up

24 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics, Day 3: India Thrashed 1-7 By Australia In Men's Hockey After Mary Kom, PV Sindhu, Manika Batra Advance - Highlights

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India endured mixed results as medal eluded the country on Day 3. Catch highlights and updates of Indians competing on day 3 at Tokyo 2020 here

24 July, 2021

Live Streaming And India's Full Schedule On Day 3 (July 25) At Tokyo Olympics

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Two Olympic medallists - MC Mary Kom and PV Sindhu will be in action on Sunday at Tokyo 2020. Get full schedule and watch them live

23 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony Shows Japan, World's Resolve To Combat COVID Through Sports - Highlights

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Two hundred and six countries participate in Parade of Nations as Tokyo 2020 gets officially underway

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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