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Men’s Boxing World Championships: Sachin Kumar, Sanjeet Get First-Round Byes

Oct 25, 2021 PTI

While Sachin (80kg) will face American Robby Gonzalez in the second round, Sanjeet (92kg) is up against Russian Andre Stotskii in his opening bout.

Fresh Indian Men's Boxing Squad To Kick Off AIBA World Championships

Oct 24, 2021 PTI

Indian men's boxing team will be in for a challenging time at the AIBA World Championships, starting at Belgrade on Monday.


Men’s Boxing World Championships: AIBA Introduces Belts, White Gloves In ‘Fresh Start’

The sport of boxing is currently going through a tough time after it was found in an investigation that over 10 bouts at the 2016 Rio Olympics were manipulated.

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.


Neeraj Goyat Records KO Win In Amir Khan Supported Fight Night

The triumph in the welterweight bout continued Goyat's three-year unbeaten streak in the circuit.

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11 October, 2021

BFI Appoints M Suranjoy Singh, L Devendro Singh As Men’s Coaches Ahead Of World Championships

PTI

Both Devendro and Suranjoy are among 14 coaches who have been short-listed for the national camp in Patiala, starting this week. The World Championships begin on October 24 in Belgrade.


08 October, 2021

World Boxing Championships: Shiva Thapa, Deepak Kumar In Fray As More Than 600 Pugilists Get Ready For Belgrade Showdown

PTI

More than 600 boxers from over 100 countries are set to compete. The competition will be held in 13 weight categories for the first time in AIBA's history.


05 October, 2021

Lovlina Borgohain Gets Direct Entry In Indian Team For World Boxing Championships

PTI

The national boxing championships will be held in Hisar from October 21 and the champions will make the cut for the worlds' squad.


01 October, 2021

Boxing Great Manny Pacquiao Files For Philippine Presidency, Calls For End To Corruption

Associated Press (AP)

Pacquiao, former national police chief Panfilo Lacson and Manila Mayor Isko Moreno have declared they will seek the presidency.


29 September, 2021

Manny Pacquiao Retires From Boxing, Sets Sights On 2022 Philippine Presidential Race

Associated Press (AP)

Pacquiao finished his 26-year, 72-fight career with 62 wins, eight losses and two draws. Of those 62 wins, 39 were by knockout and 23 by decision.


28 September, 2021

‘Stressed’ Women’s Boxing High-Performance Director Raffaele Bergamasco To Fly Back To Italy

PTI

According to Bergamasco, he has been waiting for a month now writing several emails but there is no communication from the BFI.


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27 September, 2021

AIBA To Allow Spectators In Belgrade World Boxing Championships

PTI

India will be represented by a full-strength 13-strong squad featuring Asian medal-winners like Deepak Kumar (51kg), Shiva Thapa (63.5kg) and Sanjeet (92kg).


20 September, 2021

Shiva Thapa, Sanjeet Kumar, Mohammad Hussamuddin One Win Away From World Boxing Championships Selection

PTI

Gold medal winners from the national championships will earn themselves a chance to represent the country at the world championships to be held in Serbia from October 24 to November 6.


19 September, 2021

Shiva Thapa Storms Into Semi-finals Of Boxing Nationals

PTI

The Assam boxer showed great footwork and used all his experience to put pressure on his RSPB opponent with precise punches.


18 September, 2021

National Boxing Championships: Mohammad Hussamuddin Enters Quarterfinals

PTI

Defending champion Hussamuddin, who is representing the Services Sports Control Board, displayed smart and mature boxing and landed plenty of punches to secure a unanimous 5-0 win.


17 September, 2021

National Boxing Championships: Shiva Thapa Enters Last-16, Gaurav Bidhuri Bows Out

PTI

The gold-medallist from this event will make the Indian team for the world championships in Belgrade next month.


14 September, 2021

Tokyo Olympics, Boxing Review: Indian Coaching Staff Could Be Overhauled After World Championships

PTI

India had its biggest ever boxing team competing at the Tokyo Games, of whom only Lovlina Borgohain could finish on the podium with a bronze medal.


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09 September, 2021

Former US President Donald Trump To Do Boxing Commentary From Ringside

Agencies

Trump will be joined by his son, Donald Jr., in Hollywood, Florida, for the alternate feed for the four-bout card, which will be available on pay-per-view


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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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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