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Akhil Kumar drops defamation case against Dilbag Singh

The case, filed under section 499 and section 500 of the Indian Penal Code, was initiated by Akhil Kumar after Dilbagh Singh accused him of "manipulating" and "rigging" the selection for that year's World Championships.

When BI Fernandez shaped kings of boxing

Reasons that made Fernandez, India's boxing coach, a success story and made Indian boxers world beaters.


Old hand Akhil Kumar back in the reckoning

Senior hand Akhil Kumar relied more on his experience and tactics than his footwork and agility.

From Glasgow to Asiad trials, tired boxers have little time for rest

National coach Gurbax Sandhu admits his boxers have little time to recover, but says there are few options.

Hope floats for Akhil Kumar

Thirty-three-year-old pugilist makes core-group probables cut; Vikas Krishan too included.

Indians get into WSB: Shiva Thapa,Sumit Sangwan sign up for Team USA

The boxers are expected to join team in USA for the match against Argentina Condors in January.


Hero worship: praise from the best

Sportspersons from across the spectrum pay tribute to the man behind the legend.

Hero worship: Sporting fraternity pays tribute to Sachin Tendulkar

The sporting fraternity pays tribute to the player and the man behind the legend.

‘For Rio Olympics,we have to box the way the world is doing’

Akhil Kumar first joined the senior national camp in 2001 in Shilarro,Himachal Pradesh. Since then Kumar has seen many ups and downs and the 32 year-old has once again made a comeback in the Indian boxing camp after an 18 months gap.

Wellingdon Colony tenants file writ in HC

Demand end to demolition of proposed heritage properties in cooperative society.