Close on the heels of Mary Kom’s release, Mumbai’s women boxers talk about why they love to pack a punch.
The result renewed speculation about a long-awaited super-fight between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.
The election brought an end to a one-and-a-half-year period where Indian boxing had no official body.
The new body was elected via a secret ballot in the presence of two observers from world body AIBA.
Boxing India has also requested the Sports Ministry to send an observer.
The film documents Mary’s journey from a small north-eastern state to winning an Olympic medal despite all odds.
Akhil talks about how he plans to soldier on after overcoming a calf injury. Excerpts from an interview.
In the last four years, Akhil Kumar’s life has gone through the undulations of a Hollywood script.
Mary, who missed the CWG, made the cut by defeating Pinki in trials; Akhil is making a comeback after 4 years.
Vijender had won a gold medal in the previous edition of the Asian Games held in Guangzhou.
Manoj filed a case at Delhi HC seeking to set aside the decision taken by the selection committee.
Sarita plans to hang up her boxing gloves after 2016 Olympic and said that she will work for an Olympic medal.
Manoj’s elder brother and coach Rajesh Kumar said that he will file a case in the Punjab and Haryana High Court.
We follow Mary Kom on the promotional tour for her eponymous biopic, and see how real transforms into reel.
Mary had reached Patiala in advance to ensure she is well prepared; Trials were to begin at NIS on Saturday.