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After battling cancer, Dingko Singh back to grooming next generation

The last time Dingko Singh had made the news was in early 2017, when news broke that he had been diagnosed with bile duct cancer. He would have to sell his house as the medical bills mounted.

Indian boxing's 1st CWG gold-medallist Ali Qamar named women's chief coach

Ali Qamar, who turns 38 in a couple of months' time, was appointed to the position on Monday night, replacing veteran Shiv Singh. Ali Qamar has been an assistant coach in the national camp for more than a year.


Can’t believe PM Modi spoke about me: Lassi seller’s boxer daughter Rajni

Earlier this month, The Indian Express had reported Rajni’s gold medal triumph in the 46-kg category of the Junior Nationals at Chandigarh, through the eyes of a father who, over the years, had diligently set aside a substantial portion of his profits for the family’s boxer.

India Boxing: C A Kuttappa new chief coach for men, Vikas Krishan out of camp after pro plunge

CA Kuttappa's first major assignment would be the second edition of the India Open scheduled in January in Guwahati.

Junior Women Boxing Championship: Lassi seller’s daughter Rajni wins gold

Sixteen-year-old Rajni made her way to meet her teammates after her 3-0 win over Ragini Upadhyay of Uttar Pradesh in the women’s 46 kg final of the 2nd Junior Women Boxing Championship at the Chandigarh University.

Father failed to win any national medal in kabaddi, son Younam Kamboj bags boxing gold

The youngster was also adjudged as the best emerging boxer of the Second Junior Men National Boxing Championship


Vijender Singh’s American dream

A year after his last professional bout, Indian boxer Vijender Singh heads to US to improve his 10-0 record

Deontay Wilder keeps heavyweight title, fights Tyson Fury to split draw

Tyson Fury looked finished when Deontay Wilder put him flat on his back with two minutes left in the fight, but he rose and made it to the bell.

IOC 'freezes planning into boxing at 2020 Olympics', inquiry underway into AIBA

In keeping with the decision of further investigation, IOC has frozen the planning of the Olympic boxing tournament at 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

AIBA set to introduce 'protest system' at 2019 men's world championships

AIBA claimed that it has fully revamped its systems to "foster a culture of transparency and fair play, in and out of the boxing ring".

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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.