Vijender Singh says his immediate aim will be to fight six round fights.
Vijender Singh, after his three round knockout win in first bout, wins second bout by first round knockout.
Postponing his second pro bout has hit Vijender Singh’s plans, but he hopes to quickly finish the job against Dean Gillen and head home.
A steady job as a fireman, a hands-on dad and on the wrong side of 30, Vijender’s next opponent is as unlikely a boxer as they come.
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Beyond hanging out with his idol, Amir Khan adds that Mike Tyson gave him one of the best pieces of advice.
Kidambi Srikanth says even when he loses he doesn't see it as a net negative.
In 2013, Shiva Thapa reached the quarterfinals of the World Championships and won India’s solitary gold at the Asian Championships.
Vijender Singh started his professional career with a win over local favourite Sonny Whiting.
Though on the undercard, spotlight expected on Vijender as pro boxing world waits to see how the Olympian takes first step into the new ring and builds his brand
Ahead of first pro bout, Vijender Singh is dealing with ‘minor distractions’ like homesickness, promotional work.
Vijender Singh’s opponent in his professional debut has an unenviable 2-1 record as well as day job.
Jammu and Kashmir players face turmoil as the infighting in the state association rages on.
Vikas Krishnan was the last Indian in action on Friday and he made sure that the contingent had something to cheer.
Dalip Singh Rana hasn’t been The Great Khali for more than a year, since his contract with the WWE ended.
Saina Nehwal, in search of the elusive Worlds medal, begins her campaign in Jakarta on Wednesday.
Jonathan Selvaraj looks at the perks and pitfalls that boxer Vijender Singh will face as he embarks on his journey as a professional in Manchester.
Vijender Singh tells The Indian Express why he could not wait till the end of the Rio Games before making the shift.
In 2011, Vaz attended a ceremony by De Montfort University in which Indian captain M S Dhoni was conferred an honorary degree.
Of the thousands of players in the national championships, several have won plaudits on national TV.
VR Raghunath picked up a hamstring injury that coach Paul van Ass said would take 10 days to heal.
Kami had just submitted his visa application forms and in a couple of days, will head to Dharamsala for a 20-day training camp.
In March this year, Court of Arbitration for Sports in Switzerland specifically allowed her to take part in Asian Championships.
Until the squad was named, Jasjit was hardly seen as a full time defender.
He would justify that faith with his gold in the 800m at the Asian Youth Championships in Doha on Sunday.
While casual fans felt the bout was underwhelming, aficionados appreciated Mayweather’s supreme craft.
Sony Six acquired the broadcast rights of the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight.
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Coach N Ramesh with whom Chand has been training in Hyderabad admits the Asian Championships will be a harder challenge.
Saina wins maiden India Open title to go with her ascension to the No. 1 spot.
Saina Nehwal became first Indian women's player to be World No.1 in badminton.
Saina celebrated her feat with an easy win over Japan’s Hashimoto to reach her maiden India Open final.
Tommy, of the Sugiarto lineage, beats five-time World champ Lin Dan to enter the semifinals.
H S Prannoy scripts biggest upset of the day, defeating World No.2 Jan O Jorgensen 18-21, 21-14, 21-14 to enter quarters.
Its but appropriate that RMV Gurusaidutt and Sameer Verma would meet each other sooner rather than later.
Marin, the World & All-England champion, took up the sport because of a quirk of fate,
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