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Tashkent to host 2023 men’s boxing World Championships

Tashkent, April 2 (IANS) Uzbekistan capital Tashkent will host the 2023 men's boxing World Championships, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) said on Friday. "I am happy to announce Uzbekistan, the country which has strong boxers and a champion's character, to...

Boxam boxing: India finish with 10 medals

New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Continuing his splendid run, Manish Kaushik clinched gold as Indian boxers concluded their impressive campaign at the Boxam International Tournament with 10 medals in Castellon, Spain. The 2018 Commonwealth Games silver medallist Kaushik, who returned...

Plan to send Indian boxers to Europe for traning, competition

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Senior Indian boxers could go on a 45-day long European tour, with possible stops in France, Italy, and Poland, where they trains and compete, the sports's national federation said on Saturday. The Boxing Federation of...

Boxing Federation aims for more women’s representation in administration

New Delhi, Sep 12 (PTI) The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) on Friday said it would be aiming to raise the women''s representation in its administrative structure by at least 25 per cent in the next few months. In an...

India, Pakistan must unite and sports can heal all sorrows: Vijender Singh

The chorus for resumption of India-Pakistan sporting ties gained another prominent voice as Olympic bronze medallist Indian boxer Vijender Singh on Wednesday suggested that the “two nations must unite and sports can heal all sorrows”. Earlier, Olympic-bound pugilist Vikas Krishan...

BFI conducts special mental fitness classes for boxers

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Continuing with the Sports Authority of India (SAI) and the Sports Ministrys efforts to keep players fit and motivated as the world fights the COVID-19 pandemic by staying at home, the Boxing Federation of...

India achieve record quota haul in boxing for Tokyo Olympics

New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) World Championships bronze medallist Manish Kaushik (63kg) won a historic ninth Tokyo Olympic quota for India when he upset the Commonwealth Games champion and second seed Harrison Garside of Australia 4-1 in the box-off...

Manish Kaushik seals 9th boxing quota for Tokyo Games

Amman, March 12 (IANS) Boxer Manish Kaushik (63kg) on Wednesday became the ninth Indian boxer to bag a quota for the Tokyo Olympic Games after defeating Australia''s Harrison Garside in a box-off at the ongoing Asian/Oceanian Olympic Qualifiers. Kaushik defeated...

Vikas leads charge as India eye highest ever Olympic quota haul

New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Commonwealth Games gold medallist Vikas Krishan (69kg) reached the Asian/Oceanian Olympic Qualifiers final in Amman, Jordan, on Tuesday while Sachin Kumar (81kg) won the first of his two box-off bouts to keep India in...

Indian boxers win 6 gold medals at Sweden boxing meet

Boras (Sweden), Feb 4 (IANS) It was a field day for India''s junior and youth boxers as they bagged 14 medals, including six gold, at the Golden Girl Championship here. The junior women''s team won five gold, three silver and...

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