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Boxer becomes national champion, unaware of mother's death back home

November 02, 2021 6:30 pm

While Akash Kumar was taking down favourites in the 54-kg category at the week-long national championships in Bellary, his uncle was battling emotions, keeping the news from him.

Indian boxing's coaching staff could be overhauled after worlds as Tokyo Olympics review continues

September 14, 2021 4:58 pm

"Nobody (in the federation) is happy with the Olympic performance. So, as was promised, a review is on and it will be a long drawn process, which will take a couple of months. Nothing is changing till the two world championships are done with," a top source told PTI.

Lockdown stalls Asian Games gold medallist Dingko Singh's trip to Delhi for cancer treatment

April 21, 2020 1:18 pm

The 1998 Asian Games gold medallist has had a relapse of liver cancer and needs to make the journey to Delhi for treatment. However, a nationwide lockdown is preventing the journey.

'Have been checking up on my uncles in Milan, Turin', says boxing coach Raffaele Bergamasco

March 18, 2020 9:06 am

Indian boxing team's Italian coach Raffaele Bergamasco talks to The Indian Express about escalating situation back home, staying in touch with family and Tokyo preparations.

7 months after India Open Boxing, medallists yet to receive cash

January 11, 2020 7:57 am

More than 7 months after India Open Boxing, Indian medallists yet to receive cash; 2020 edition scrapped

India secure two medals at world youth boxing without a fight 

August 21, 2018 5:43 pm

Sakshi Gaidhani (81kg) and Neha Yadav (+81kg) made the last-four stage to put India on the medal table without the exchange of a single blow in the event, which will get underway on Tuesday. 

Mary Kom-led India boxing teams to train in Italy, Ireland for Asian Games

May 20, 2018 4:41 pm

India's top boxers began their preparation for Asian Games, with the women's team leaving for Italy and the men's squad off to Ireland.

Sumit Sangwan, Nikhat Zareen win gold medals at Belgrade International Boxing

April 29, 2018 1:40 pm

India ended the tournament with three gold, five silver and five bronze medals in all at the 56th Belgrade International Boxing Tournament in Serbia.

Sumit Sangwan, Nikhat Zareen enter finals of Belgrade International boxing

April 28, 2018 11:39 am

Sumit Sangwan defeated Greece's Vagkan Nanitzanian after his opponent threw in the towel in the third round of the bout last night.

Sumit Sangwan among 12 to enter semis of Belgrade boxing tournament

April 27, 2018 7:58 pm

Sumit Sangwan (91kg) was among the 12 Indian boxers who were assured of medals at the 56th Belgrade International Tournament in Serbia.