Friday, Oct 07, 2022

Vijender Singh


This is just a stepping stone into a new era in my professional boxing career: Vijender

August 13, 2022 8:25 pm

Olympic bronze medallist Vijender, who has been training in Manchester for over a year now, said he was battle-ready.

Vijender Singh criticises Haryana for not promoting sportspersons employed with state police

July 15, 2021 7:22 pm

A total of eight sportspersons are locked in a legal battle with the Haryana state government over "pending promotions" in their state police jobs, hired as DSPs over a decade back for their sporting achievements.

Explained: Why Vijender Singh's fight tonight is a big test for pay-per-view model in India

March 19, 2021 10:31 am

Vijender Singh vs Artysh Lopsa fight: The eight-round bout in Goa, on a casino ship will be cast on BookMyShow for a pay-per-view cost of Rs 99.

Vijender Singh vs Artysh Lopsa Boxing Fight Live Streaming: All you need to know

March 19, 2021 10:06 am

Vijender Singh vs Artysh Lopsa Boxing Fight Live Streaming: At the 'Majestic Pride Casino Ship', Vijender Singh will enter the ring.

Vijender Singh joins sportspersons in backing farm protest, threatens to return award

December 07, 2020 9:02 am

Vijender Singh, who was awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna in 2009, said that he will also return all the benefits that he got with the award if the three ordinances of the farm laws are not repealed.

With promoter Top Rank restarting action in US, Vijender eyeing pro bout in next couple of months

July 01, 2020 1:20 pm

Signed by Hall of Famer Bob Arum's Top Rank Promotions in 2018, Vijender was last seen in action in November 2019 when he defeated Ghana's Charles Adamu to keep his unbeaten record intact in the professional circuit.

With marketing events on hold, sportspersons go online to get message across

June 14, 2020 5:14 pm

With regular marketing events on hold, Indian athletes are tweeting, posting on Facebook, and Instagramming like never before.

Vijender Singh hopes for pro career to resume in second half of 2020

April 06, 2020 5:13 pm

Unbeaten in the circuit with 12 wins, Vijender is contracted with Hall of Famer Bob Arum's Top Rank Promotions in the US, which has been ravaged by the deadly outbreak with the death toll nearing 10,000.

Vijender Singh lends punch to Cong campaign but AAP still heavyweights

January 28, 2020 3:17 am

Speaking of mohalla clinics, which he claimed are always “shut”, Singh said he once tried get medicines from one such clinic at 3 pm, but in vain. “That’s not how healthcare facilities should be in the national capital. We deserve better,” he said.

Many highs and few lows for Indian boxing in Amit Panghal's year

December 29, 2019 3:43 pm

While Amit Panghal fetched India its first-ever silver at the men's Worlds, the redoubtable Mary Kom won her record-eighth Worlds medal and Vijender Singh remained unbeaten in the professional circuit.


From Rohit Sharma’s 35-ball ton to Barcelona’s mauling of Real Madrid: A look at the events of the week

December 24, 2017 11:55 pm

While Rohit Sharma scored the joint-fastest century in T20I, Lionel Messi became the leading goal scorer in El Clasico history

Vijender Singh makes it 10/10 in pro circuit with comfortable win over Ernest Amuzu

December 23, 2017 10:58 pm

Vijender Singh beats Ernest Amuzu to extend his unbeaten pro streak to 10. With the win, the Indian also defends his WBO Oriental and Asia Pacific Super middleweight titles.

Vijender Singh continues to remain the King

August 06, 2017 12:48 am

Vijender Singh continued to grow as the Indian boxing star outslugged his Chinese opponent Zulpikar Maimaitiali in a close bout to retain the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title.

Bollywood's patakas and phuljharis: Humaima, Armaan, Isabel - the new faces of 2014

October 21, 2014 2:48 pm

This Diwali, we are celebrating the hottest Bollywood debutants that scorched the screen with their performances this year, and those that are yet to come.

Vijender Singh, Jimmy Shergill, Mohit Marwah do 'Fugly' on roads

June 01, 2014 4:16 pm

The 'Fugly' cast was spotted promoting their film at a superbike rally in Mumbai.

Akshay Kumar unveils the first look of Vijender Singh, Mohit Marwah's ‘Fugly’

April 08, 2014 11:37 am

Bollywood Khiladi Akshay Kumar launched the first look of his upcoming production 'Fugly' along with film's lead actors and debutants Mohit Marwah, boxer Vijender Singh, Kiara Advani and Arif Lamba.

Rahul Gandhi launches 'Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan'

February 22, 2014 10:13 am

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi threw his weight behind keeping politicians out of sports bodies.


WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental super middleweight champion Vijender Singh to spread wings to USA

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.