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M C Mary Kom


Mary Kom breaks quarantine protocol, says she attended President's event

March 22, 2020 10:07 am

Mary Kom broke her mandatory 14-day quarantine protocol after returning from Amman, Jordan, at the end of the Asia-Oceania leg of the Olympic boxing trials.

M Kom. Final: The testy bout that ended 9-1 in Mary's favour

December 29, 2019 9:27 am

‘Who will go to the Olympic qualifiers?’ Mary answers the question, and a few others, en route to a 9-1 win over Nikhat at the trials.

Gloves off as Mary knocks out Nikhat on way to Olympics

December 29, 2019 8:58 am

The contest was a culmination of a months-long public spat over the 51-kg spot, during which Mary repeatedly questioned the need for a trial while Nikhat clamoured for a fair fight

Evening news briefing: Rahul leads anti-CAA rally in Guwahati, Mary Kom refuses to shake hands with rival, and more

December 28, 2019 5:53 pm

From Rahul Gandhi slamming the BJP over the Citizenship Amendment Act in Guwahati to Mary Kom refusing to shake Nikhat Zareen's hands following her win, here are the top news headlines this evening.

'I was a bit angry': Mary Kom after refusing handshake with Nikhat Zareen

December 29, 2019 10:35 am

Mary Kom beat Nikhat Zareen to qualify for next year's Olympic qualifiers in China. However, after the fight Zareen alleged that Mary Kom used foul language inside the ring.

Mary Kom beats Nikhat Zareen, books Olympic qualifiers spot

December 28, 2019 3:56 pm

Mary Kom will fight for Tokyo 2020 spot in the Asia-Oceanic qualifiers from February 3-14 next year in Wuhan, China after beating Nikhat Zareen in the 51kg category at the boxing trials.

Mary Kom vs Nikhat Zareen: Finally, the gloves to do the talking

December 28, 2019 8:56 am

On the first day of selection trials, Nikhat and Mary — nation's two best women flyweights — defeated Jyoti Gulia and Ritu Grewal — on paper, the nation's best women flyweights

PV Sindhu to Vinesh Phogat, the Indian women who stole the limelight in 2019

December 31, 2019 12:49 pm

These women athletes broke stereotypes in 2019, emerging as dominant forces in their respective sports and becoming heroes for the nation.

Mary Kom and Nikhat Zareen won't clash in Indian Boxing League: report

December 17, 2019 1:11 pm

Mary Kom and Nikhat Zareen, who have been engaged in a verbal spat over participation in the Olympics, were scheduled to clash in the Indian Boxing League.

Geeta Phogat, Mary Kom delete identical tweets after Twitter rap

October 28, 2019 10:39 pm

Geeta Phogat on Sunday not only deleted her tweet but rewrote the message thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ëmpowering women this Diwali". 


A notch above others: Standout Indian athletes of the decade

December 31, 2019 3:44 pm

The 2010s were arguably Indian sport's most successful decade ever as they registered their best ever medal tallies at various respective sporting extravaganzas.

'Angry' Mary Kom puts Nikhat Zareen trial to rest, books Olympic qualifiers spot

December 29, 2019 7:47 am

Six-time world champion M C Mary Kom (51kg category) defeated Nikhat Zareen in an intense trial bout on Saturday to make the Indian team for next year's Olympic qualifiers in China.

Kailash Satyarthi, Rohit Sharma, M C Mary Kom: People who made India proud in 2014

December 31, 2014 10:35 am

2014 was a remarkable year for India. From launching the Mars Mission to child right activist Kailash Satyarthi winning the Nobel peace prize, we made news for all the right reasons. Here is a look at some personalities who made India proud in the current year.