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Heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev suspended for kissing female reporter during interview

The boxing chiefs in California suspended Bulgarian heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev's license for "forcibly" kissing a female reporter on lips during an interview.

Mary Kom on punches, prayers and what still drives her

Boxing champion MC Mary Kom, with a record-breaking eighth World Championship under her belt, has the answer.


Shiva Thapa, Pooja Rani clinch gold, Ashish bags silver at Olympic Test event

Earlier, Nikhat Zareen (51kg), Simranjeet Kaur (60kg) along with Sumit Sangwan (91kg) and Vahlimpuia (75kg), in the men's draw, lost their respective semifinal bouts to end with bronze medals.

Shoulder injury ends Nigel Benn's comeback bid

It would have been Benn's first professional bout since 1996 but the injury has forced the 'Dark Destroyer' to accept his career is over.

Military World Games: Boxer Deepak wins silver, tennis player N Sriram Balaji claims bronze

Indian pugilist Deepak won a silver medal while tennis player N Sriram Balaji claimed a bronze medal in their respective events at the ongoing seventh Military World Games in Wuhan, China on Saturday.

'Who is she, I don't know her': MC Mary Kom on Nikhat Zareen

Two days after Nikhat Zareen wrote to Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju demanding a trial bout against MC Mary Kom before India's squad for Tokyo Olympic qualifiers is decided, the Olympic medalist has said, "Who is Nikhat Zareen, I don't know her."


Want some fitness inspiration? Sara Ali Khan shows how to box your way to health

For those looking to improve their overall health and fitness, this workout could help.

‘Sentimental’ boxer Lalitha Prasad Polipalli overcomes depression, wins gold

Prasad's gold at the nationals in Baddi came almost a year to the day his 11-year-old brother attempted to take his life.

Manju Rani beats Thailand’s Chuthamat Raksat to reach World Boxing Championships finals

Manju Rani overpowered Thailand’s Chuthamat Raksat in the 48-kg division to advance to the finals at the World Women’s Boxing Championships in Ulan-Ude, Russia on Saturday.

Manju Rani’s journey: From boxing in mud pit to beating top seed

Rani now faces Chuthamat Raksat of Thailand, whom she lost narrowly in the Thailand Open.

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Like a boss: This is how MP Mary Kom spends quality time with children

Comparisons of her dual role with a certain Manny Pacquiao only evoke laughter from MC Mary Kom but the five-time world champion says being an active boxer and a parliamentarian at the same time is no laughing matter.

Muhammad Ali, 'The Greatest', dies at the age of 74

Muhammad Ali's quiet later life was in contrast to the roar of a career that had breathtaking highs as well as terrible lows


Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Paris Hilton, Drew Barrymore, Justin Bieber in attendance

Stars were in plenty as Mayweather beat Pacquiao in the richest bout ever. Have a look!

Mary Kom rules the ring, Tintu Luka races to silver, Annu Rani lands bronze, Sarita Devi refuses medal

India won another gold via Mary Kom as the track and field athletes contributed to a silver and a bronze.

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Philippine boxing great Pacquiao on political crusade

Manny Pacquiao still trains with the joy that has been a trademark of his spectacular boxing career, but outside of the ring he speaks in ominous, Biblical tones about his political crusade against wickedness.