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AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships

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

Nov 11, 2021 PTI

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

Women’s Boxing World Championships Set To Be Postponed Due To Covid-19 Pandemic In Turkey

Nov 09, 2021 PTI

Turkey logged 27,824 COVID cases on Monday. The country also reported 187 deaths on the day. The surge in cases has been attributed to the delta variant of the virus.


Bhaskar Bhatt Set To Become Senior Women's Boxing Team's Head Coach

The AIBA Women's World Championships is scheduled to take place in Istanbul in December.

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

Oct 18, 2021 PTI

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


10-Plus Rio Olympics Boxing Bouts Manipulated For ‘Money’, Reveals Investigation; AIBA Promises Clean-Up

Referees, judges and technical officials for the World Championships in Belgrade next month now face tough selection criteria, including background and other checks.

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03 July, 2021

AIBA Rejigs Weight Categories, Adds Three To Men's And Two To Women's Competition

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From the current 10, the men's weight categories have now gone up to 13 with the minimum weight reduced to 48kg, while women's divisions will go from 10 to 12


03 March, 2021

Mary Kom Enters Semis Of Boxam International Tournament; Assured Of Medal

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The 37-year-old, who had not competed since her Tokyo qualification last year in Jordan, defeated Italian Giordana Sorrentino with a split verdict


03 March, 2021

Mary Kom Picked As Chairperson Of AIBA's Champions And Veterans Committee

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The 37-year-old 2012 Olympic bronze-medallist was named for the position after voting by the AIBA's board of directors.


16 February, 2021

India's Boxing Contingent For Tokyo Olympics Unlikely To Go Past 9 As World Qualifiers Cancelled

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The world qualifier, which was to be the final qualifying event for the Games after the continental events, was scheduled to be held in Paris in June.


12 February, 2021

Mary Kom, Manish Kaushik Set For Competitive Action After One Year At Spanish Tourney

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The 37-year-old flyweight boxer, who is a six-time world champion, last competed at the Asian Olympic qualifiers in Jordan in March last year.


31 December, 2020

Sports Year Ender 2020: Losing Legends, India's Highs and Lows In Pandemic Year

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2020 for Indian sports was not merely about the disruption, but the year had its share of good, bad, ugly and unfortunately some truly sad events


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20 December, 2020

Boxing: Simranjeet, Manish Strike Gold; India End World Cup Campaign With 9 Medals

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Manish defeated compatriot Saskhi 3-2, while Simranjeet got the better of German Maya Klienhans 4-1


13 October, 2019

Women's World Boxing Championships: Manju Rani Ends Phenomenal Run With Silver Medal

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Manju Rani, who turns 20 on Saturday, was the lone Indian to make the finals at 2019 Women's World Boxing Championships after six-time champion MC Mary Kom, Jamuna Boro and Lovlina Borgohain settled for bronze medals


12 October, 2019

World Women's Boxing Championships: Debutante Manju Rani Enters Final; Mary Kom, Jamuna Boro Settle For Bronze

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Manju Rani will take on second-seeded Russian Ekaterina Paltceva in the summit clash on Sunday, but seasoned Mary Kom and another debutant Jamuna Boro settled for bronze medals after semifinal losses at World Women's Boxing Championships


12 October, 2019

MC Mary Kom Cries Foul, Tags Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju And PM Narendra Modi Video After Losing World Championships Bout

Outlook Web Bureau

Six-time champion M C Mary Kom (51kg) on Saturday settled for a bronze medal in the World Women's Boxing Championships after losing to Turkey's Busenaz Cakiroglu in an intense semifinal bout at Ulan-Udem, Russia


12 October, 2019

World Women's Boxing Championships: Legendary Mary Kom Signs Off With Bronze Medal

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Mary Kom, seeded third, lost 1-4 to second seed Busenaz Cakiroglu of Turkey in their 51kg semi-final bout at the 2019 World Women's Boxing Championships


10 October, 2019

Women's World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom Assured Of 8th Medal; Manju Rani, Jamuna Boro Also Enter Semis

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In the morning, Mary Kom defeated a spirited rival in Colombia's Valencia Victoria, fetching a unanimous 5-0 verdict to make the last-four stage. In the evening session, Manju Rani and Jamuna Boro made the last four to be assured of their maiden World Boxing Championship medals


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10 October, 2019

Mary Kom Assured Of Eighth Medal At Women's World Boxing Championships

Outlook Web Bureau

Mary Kom defeated a spirited rival in Colombia's Valencia Victoria, fetching a unanimous 5-0 verdict to make the semifinals at the Women's World Boxing Championships on Thursday.


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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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