June 10, 2021 3:01 pm
Head coach CA Kuttappa and high-performance director Santiago Nieva will be in the corner for India’s male boxers at the Olympics. Boxer Amit Panghal, however, is on a quest to take his childhood coach Anil Dhankar to Tokyo as well.
July 22, 2016 4:34 pm
The farmer in him switches off, and Singh becomes the heavyweight boxer who, many summers ago, had a rather painful introduction to Ali’s greatness.
July 29, 2012 8:08 pm
Bhagwan enjoyed a better reach because of his height and technically also the Indian was far superior than his Seychelles opponent.
May 06, 2012 3:29 pm
The 20-year-old triumphed over his more experienced opponent -- Olympian and Asian Games silver medallist Birzhan Zakipov of Kazakhstan.
April 11, 2012 4:16 pm
The 18-year-old Shiva defeated Japan's Satoshi Simizu 31-17 to enter the final and book himself a London berth.
September 12, 2011 2:31 pm
The 16-year-old was the lone Indian boxer to have made it to the finals of the Games.
June 22, 2020 6:10 pm
Indian Boxing star Vijender Singh will be making his US debut next year under the Top Rank banner. The 2008 Olympic bronze-medallist has signed a multi-year deal with legendary businessman Bob Arum.