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World Boxing Championships


My dream, my goal is to win an Olympic gold for my country: Nikhat Zareen

May 23, 2022 7:42 am

Nikhat started her boxing journey in earnest in 2009, won the youth world championship in 2011, fell in the quarters of the senior world championship in 2016, and has now won the gold.

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.

India loses hosting rights of 2021 Men's World Boxing Championships

April 28, 2020 9:36 pm

The 2021 Men's World Boxing Championships, which would have happened for the first time in India, will now be held in the Serbian city of Belgrade.

Manju Rani: Landing the right punches

October 14, 2019 4:48 am

Despite losing in the Worlds final, Manju's growth in and out of the ring makes her one to watch out for.

How Manju Rani's pursuit of individual glory led her to 'early birthday present'

October 13, 2019 3:20 pm

After starting off as a kabaddi player, Manju Rani had shifted to boxing in pursuit of individual glory, which she received after winning the silver in the World Boxing Championships after losing to Russia's Ekaterina Paltceva in the 48kg final.

Manju Rani settles for silver, takes India's tally to four in World Boxing Championships

October 13, 2019 2:39 pm

Manju Rani won India's fourth medal at the World Boxing Championships, as she won the silver in the 48kg-category, after Mary Kom, Jamuna Boro, and Lovlina Borgohain's three bronzes.

World Boxing Championships 2019 Final, Amit Panghal vs Shakhobidin Zoirov Highlights: Indian boxer loses final, settles for historic silver

September 21, 2019 8:05 pm

World Boxing Championships 2019 Final, Amit Panghal vs Shakhobidin Zoirov Highlights: Amit Panghal (52kg category) is the first Indian male boxer to win a silver at the World Boxing Championship.

'The punch no one saw coming': Pangal to fight for gold today in World Boxing Championship

September 21, 2019 9:57 am

“I remember when he moved up from the junior camp to the seniors. He was so ill-disciplined. He would come late to practice, sometimes he wouldn’t show up at all. Anyway, our contender at that time was Devendro.”

Fight of their lives: Manish Kaushik, Amit Panghal enter semis of World Boxing Championships

September 20, 2019 8:05 am

In his run-up to the semifinal, Kaushik has defeated Kyrgyzstan’s Kadyrbek Uulu Argen, Mongolian Olympian and 2018 Asian Championship silver-medallist Baatarsukh Chinzorig, Dutch Olympian and two-time European medallist Enrico Lacruz and Brazil’s Wanderson de Oliviera.

World Boxing Championships: India’s two-punch combination

September 19, 2019 8:03 am

Amit Panghal, Manish Kaushik secure medals to make it the country’s best-ever performance at men’s boxing worlds.