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India back in World Series of Boxing from February

India back in World Series of Boxing from February

The WSB's format will follow the three-group, regional regular season and global play-offs, with the Croatian Knights joining for qualification from Group Europe, while Group Asia having a team from India for the first time, the AIBA said in a statement.

Dec 19, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
If I am fit, nobody can beat me: Mary Kom

If I am fit, nobody can beat me: Mary Kom

Fresh from her fifth Asian Championships gold medal, Indian boxing star M C Mary Kom on Thursday said her fit body helps her feel invincible despite close to two decades in a contact sport.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
Mary Kom to represent AIBA at IOC athletes’ forum

Mary Kom to represent AIBA at IOC athletes’ forum

The forum will be conducted in November later this year. It will be the eighth forum held and will take place in Lausanne from the 11th to the 13th of the month. 

Sep 23, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
In a historic move, India to host World Boxing Championship for the first time in 2021

In a historic move, India to host World Boxing Championship for the first time in 2021

India has never conducted the men's World Championship but has played host to the 2006 women's mega-event.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Three-star Stephane Cottalorda ropes in by AIBA; Indian women boxers get foreign coach for the first time

Three-star Stephane Cottalorda ropes in by AIBA; Indian women boxers get foreign coach for the first time

The 41-year-old, who is a member of the European Boxing Confederation's coaches commission, will be joining the boxers in the first week of June.

May 24, 2017, 19:36 PM IST
AIBA Rankings: Vikas Krishan top Indian male with fourth, Saweety Boora second in women standings

AIBA Rankings: Vikas Krishan top Indian male with fourth, Saweety Boora second in women standings

Vikas, who was adjudged the AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) Best Boxer of the Year, has 1350 points in the 75kg category.

Dec 23, 2016, 19:40 PM IST
Mary Kom, Vikas Krishan honoured at 70th anniversary of International Boxing Association gala

Mary Kom, Vikas Krishan honoured at 70th anniversary of International Boxing Association gala

Mary Kom was presented the AIBA Legends award for her trailblazing boxing career, Vikas was handed the APB (AIBA Pro Boxing) Best Boxer trophy.

Dec 21, 2016, 14:26 PM IST
Good news for Indian boxing: AIBA re-inducts BFI as permanent member

Good news for Indian boxing: AIBA re-inducts BFI as permanent member

Tuesday`s decision marks India`s formal re-introduction into the international boxing fraternity after a gap of four years.

Dec 21, 2016, 00:23 AM IST
Mary Kom wants to continue for another 3-4 years, Tokyo 2020 also not out of her radar yet

Mary Kom wants to continue for another 3-4 years, Tokyo 2020 also not out of her radar yet

Aiming to groom potential boxers for future Olympics with world-class coaching and infrastructure facilities, the effervescent pugilist's Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation (MKRBF) entered into an agreement with Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB).

Dec 13, 2016, 00:39 AM IST
Vikas Krishan to get 'Best Boxer' award at AIBA 70th anniversary gala

Vikas Krishan to get 'Best Boxer' award at AIBA 70th anniversary gala

The 24-year-old Vikas is currently in New Jersey, USA. He he has been training there for more than a fortnight to prepare for the season ahead.

Nov 27, 2016, 16:48 PM IST
MC Mary Kom to receive 'Legends Award' from AIBA

MC Mary Kom to receive 'Legends Award' from AIBA

AIBA is celebrating its 70th Anniversary on December 20 during which it will present the award to Mary Kom.

Nov 25, 2016, 18:18 PM IST
Indian Olympic Association forms panel to decide Boxing body's plea for recognition

Indian Olympic Association forms panel to decide Boxing body's plea for recognition

The three-member committee will also take a decision on the issue of recognition of Gymnastics Federation of India and Basketball Federation of India.

Nov 04, 2016, 18:45 PM IST
36 Olympic referees, judges barred from future events by AIBA

36 Olympic referees, judges barred from future events by AIBA

The tournament in August was embroiled in controversy surrounding the new `10-point must` scoring system, with allegations by some beaten boxers that they were robbed of victory.

Oct 06, 2016, 17:37 PM IST
IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

Ramachandran sent a mail to Mehta on September 24 saying there was no need to send an observer.

Sep 27, 2016, 17:56 PM IST
Boxing reforms: AIBA appoints its VP as observer for BFI elections

Boxing reforms: AIBA appoints its VP as observer for BFI elections

Indian boxing is aiming an administrative revival with the elections, which would put together BFI, a second governing body to take shape in the last four years.

Sep 23, 2016, 18:39 PM IST
Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

The sport is currently being administered by an ad-hoc committee of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

Sep 05, 2016, 22:49 PM IST
No pulling punches: After poor run at Rio Olympics, Vijender Singh, Mary Kom demand complete revamp

No pulling punches: After poor run at Rio Olympics, Vijender Singh, Mary Kom demand complete revamp

They are appalled, they are angry and they want accountability to be fixed.

Aug 31, 2016, 15:39 PM IST
I take responsibility for Rio boxing campaign: Coach Sandhu

I take responsibility for Rio boxing campaign: Coach Sandhu

In Rio, at least one medal was expected from the three who made the cut.

Aug 27, 2016, 17:44 PM IST
International Boxing Assocation shows green flag to all Russian boxers to compete at Rio Olympics

International Boxing Assocation shows green flag to all Russian boxers to compete at Rio Olympics

11 Russian boxers are eligible to compete at Rio 2016.

Aug 04, 2016, 18:41 PM IST
Rio Games 2016: Olympic pro at 22, Shiva Thapa banks on improved strength at mega event

Rio Games 2016: Olympic pro at 22, Shiva Thapa banks on improved strength at mega event

Shiva was barely 18 when he qualified for the 2012 Games, which was a forgettable campaign ending in an opening-round loss.

Jul 27, 2016, 14:30 PM IST