21-year-old Lovlina Borgohain had to settle for the bronze as she exited the championships, losing her 69 kg semi-final bout to the experienced Chen Nien-Chin of Taiwan in a split verdict (0:4).
The 33-year-old boxer turned pro wrestler in 2015 following an extensive amateur career that made him a mainstream celebrity in India.
Mary Kom has five World Championships titles under her belt besides numerous other crowns, including Asian Games gold and bronze in London Olympics.
The 32-year-old, who is now fourth in the latest WBO rankings for the super middleweight category, was to fight for the Commonwealth title on July 13 against Lee Makhram which got cancelled.
Despite bringing many such laurels to the country and earning a name for himself in the world of boxing, Lakha is presently working as a taxi driver in Ludhiana earning a petty 8000 rupees per month.
A 16-year-old Muslim-American boxer, who wants to compete at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, has won the right to wear a hijab and fully cover her arms and legs while boxing in the US.
Agitated by the economic blockade that has injured her home state, five-time world champion boxer and Rajya Sabha MP MC Mary Kom has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intercede and resolve the crisis. The
The whole boxing world is mourning for the Scottish boxer Mike Towell who died after suffering severe bleeding and swelling in his brain during a televised fight. Mike, who was 25, had to be carried
Vikas Krishan Yadav moved to quarter-finals of the men’s Middleweight (75kg) category after defeating Onder Sipal of Turkey at the ongoing Rio Olympics here. The Haryana boxer dominated all three rounds of the Round
Vikas Krishan Yadav defeated Charles Conwell of the United States in the men’s middle-weight (75 kg) category, giving India’s boxing campaign a rousing start at the ongoing Rio Olympics.
British boxer of Pakistan origin Amir Khan wants to take the legendary India-Pakistan rivalry inside a boxing ring through Mixed Martial Arts (MMA).
Former European champion and an experienced Australian boxer Kerry Hope has dared Indian knockout king Vijender Singh ahead of their WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight championship title
Louisville: Muhammad Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it "The Book." Its contents will soon be revealed. In the pages, the boxing great planned
Las Vegas: His career winding down to its final seconds, Floyd Mayweather Jr. took a victory lap around the ring, his fist raised in triumph.After 19 years of perfection in the ring, he deserved one
New Delhi: Indian boxer Gaurav Bidhuri (52kg) has created quite a splash at the International Boxing Association's semi-professional World Series of Boxing, churning out three consecutive wins for his franchise Italia Thunder in the ongoing
New Delhi: Olympic medal winning boxer MC Mary Kom is being appointed as the brand ambassador of the Northeast to showcase the potential of the region which offers Rs 2.4 trillion business opportunities across various