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Shiva Thapa hopeful of more Indian boxers in Rio 2016 Olympics

Shiva Thapa is the lone Indian to have booked a berth for Rio in boxing and it will be his second visit after he represented India in London games.

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I’m slightly disappointed, should have got gold, says Sonia Lather

Sonia Lather, a silver-medallist at 2012 Asian Championships, said she could have achieved a lot more after that had it not been for ‘politics’.

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Sonia Lather settles for silver after losing AIBA Women’s World Championships final

The lone Indian boxer to make the medal rounds, Sonia Lather lost 1-2 but her silver ensured her a berth to Rio 2016 Olympics.

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Mary Kom, Sarita Devi sail into Rd 2 of World Championships

Mary Kom (51kg) defeated Juliana Soderstrom 3-0 in a thoroughly lopsided contest to set up a clash on Saturday with Germany’s Azize Nimani.

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Women pugilists have their task cut out at the World Championships

With 12 quotas up for grabs, MC Mary Kom, Sarita Devi and Pooja Rani will have to reach the semis to assure themselves a ticket to Rio 2016 Olympics.

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Vijender Singh will be world champ if he remains focussed, says Lee Beard

Vijender Singh knocked down Andrzej Soldra of Poland to win his sixth successive professional bout.

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Indian boxing going through its toughest time, says MC Mary Kom

Disadvantage MC Mary Kom refers to is the absence of any Indian referees and judges owing to the absence of a national federation.

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Vijender Singh’s WBO title bout postponed but no break for star

Vijender Singh, who beat Andrzej Soldra to register his sixth successive win, was originally scheduled to fight for WBO Asia title on June 11.

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AIBA extends deadline for boxing federation elections

The AIBA had earlier set a May 14 deadline for the formation of the Boxing Federation of India (BFI)

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Sports Ministry gives NOC to new boxing body’s registration

The new body to be called the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) is expected to hold elections on May 8.

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I would want to fight Vijender Singh in India soon: British boxer Amir Khan

Amir Khan said that he is keen on fighting Vijender Singh who is undefeated since turning pro last year.

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Boxers press the restart button through Pro Boxing

Following in Vijender Singh’s footsteps 22 amateurs step into the professional world in effort to revive careers .

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Vijender Singh’s next pro bout scheduled for April 30

Vijender Singh’s opponent Matiouze Royer is from Bayonne in France and is a veteran of 44 fights with 14 wins.

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From $20 to $20 million, Manny Pacquiao’s journey to final payday

Twenty-one years after clambering through the ropes, Manny Pacquiao will make the long walk to the ring for what could be the final time.

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Olympic-bound Shiva Thapa signs off with silver at Asian Qualifiers

Shiva Thapa had booked his ticket to Rio de Janeiro by making the finals after beating Kazakhstan’s Kairat Yeraliyev.

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