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Sarita Devi suspended by AIBA for refusing medal at Asian Games

AIBA suspends boxer Sarita Devi along with caoch Gurbaksh Sandhu, Sagar Dhayal and Blax Iglesias Fernandes.

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This is my second coming, and it won’t end here, exults Mary Kom

This isn’t exactly the type of comeback you might have expected. But it is a springboard for Rio Olympics.

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From mud-&-thatch hut to mansion, father narrates Mary Kom’s story

Mary’s nephews, a cousin and several aspiring boxers, including two girls live with the family.

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Scandals: In the ring, on a loop

Scandals have been as much a part of the sport as bloodied noses, hooks to the gut and grazed cheekbones.

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Civil Disobedience: L Sarita Devi refuses her boxing bronze medal at Asian Games 2014

Sarita Devi refuses to accept bronze, gives it to her Korean rival during medal ceremony at Asian Games.

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Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal seeks report from IOA about Sarita Devi issue

Adile Sumariwala didn’t support Sarita’s behaviour as she felt that “AIBA won’t take her behaviour very kindly”.

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Mary Kom punches into finals, Sarita Devi made to settle for ‘controversial’ bronze

India’s coach B Fernandez called it a clear case of cheating, but said it was useless to lodge a protest.

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After women boxers’ peak, men boxers disappoint at Asian Games

Gaurav Bhiduri, Mandeep Jangra and Kuldeep Singh bowed out after losing their respective quarters bouts.

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Asian Games 2014: Women boxers move into semis, assure medals

Mary (51kg), Sarita (60kg) and Pooja (75kg) entered the semis of their respective weight categories.

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Akhil Kumar’s Asian Games campaign comes to an end, Shiva Thapa makes quarters

It was curtains for Akhil after he lost an edge-of-the-seat last-16 bout on a bitter-sweet day for Indian boxing.

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Asian Games 2014: L Devendro in pre-quarters, Manoj Kumar bows out

Manoj lost 1-2 to Kawachi Masatsugu, Devendro was declared winner after his opponent failed to turn up.

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Akhil Kumar punches his way into pre-quarters, Shiva Thapa gets a walkover

At halfway mark, referee decided that Lama had taken enough of a pounding and declared Akhil the winner.

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Good Girls Wanna Box

Close on the heels of Mary Kom’s release, Mumbai’s women boxers talk about why they love to pack a punch.

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Floyd Mayweather Jr defends, Marcos Maidana ‘bites’

The result renewed speculation about a long-awaited super-fight between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.

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Post polls, Asiad ‘hope’ for pugilists

The election brought an end to a one-and-a-half-year period where Indian boxing had no official body.

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