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IOC decision to strip AIBA right to conduct boxing in Olympics shocks Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal sees advantage

Indian pugilists on Thursday gave a mixed reaction to the International Olympic Committee's recommendation to bar AIBA, the world governing body of amateur boxing, from organising the event at the Tokyo Olympics next year.

Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal lead home domination at India Open Boxing

In the 52kg category, Indians ruled the roost with Panghal, national champion PL Prasad, former world youth champion Sachin Siwach and reigning Commonwealth Games champion Gaurav Solanki making it an all-Indian lineup.


I'm more aggressive now, says Shiva Thapa

Shiva Thapa said he is more aggressive in his approach and hungrier for success as he gears up for the India Open boxing tournament beginning on Monday.

India Open: Shiva Thapa aims for a golden homecoming

Four-time Asian championship medallist Shiva Thapa is gearing up to make his homecoming special by winning gold at the second edition of the India Open boxing meet in Guwahati from May 20.

Hurt the opponent from word go: Shiva Thapa's new ring philosophy

A record fourth Asian Championship medal in his cabinet, Indian boxer Shiva Thapa says throwing caution to the wind and hurting rivals from the very first second is helping him rediscover himself after enduring an erratic season last year.

Shiva Thapa assured of fourth straight Asian Championships medal, enters semis

Shiva Thapa, 25 from Assam, defeated Thailand's Rujakran Juntrong in a one-sided lightweight (60kg) contest. He prevailed 5-0 and has a tough semifinal lined up against Kazakhstan's Zakir Safiullin.


Asian Boxing Championships: Shiva Thapa makes winning start; Lovlina Borgohain enters quarters

Shiva Thapa secured a thrilling 4-1 win over Korea's Kim Wonho and is now a couple of wins away from a medal to add to the gold, bronze and silver he won in 2013, 2015 and 2017 editions respectively.

Shiva Thapa, Sachin Siwach among six Indians in semis of Finland boxing tourney

Three-time Asian medallist Shiva Thapa (60kg) and former youth world champion Sachin Siwach (52kg) were among the six Indian boxers to enter the semifinals and be assured of medals at the 38th GeeBee Boxing Tournament in Helsinki, Finland.

Shiva Thapa, Sarjubala Devi make Asian Games squad after winning trials

Most of the team was finalised without trials but the men's 60kg and 64kg and the women's 51kg division were decided following trials on Friday.

Shiva Thapa launching a comeback with World Series of Boxing

After missing out on CWG spot, Shiva Thapa is now eager prove a point in WSB, and make cut for Asian Games.