Boxing World Championships

India boxers make winning start at world championships

India boxers make winning start at world championships

Most of the Indian boxers had made the cut through the Asian Championships held in Tashkent earlier this year.

Aug 27, 2017, 10:11 AM IST
Shiva Thapa loses Olympic quota box-off, settles for bronze

Shiva Thapa loses Olympic quota box-off, settles for bronze

Indian boxer Shiva Thapa missed Olympic quota place during the World Championships.

Oct 14, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Manoj, Manpreet enter World Boxing Championships pre-quarters

Indian boxers continued to pack a mighty punch at the World Championships as Manoj Kumar (64kg) and Manpreet Singh (91kg) entered the pre-quarterfinals with contrasting wins in their respective second-round bouts here today.

Oct 18, 2013, 22:02 PM IST

Down with viral but Vijender Singh dominates World C`ship opener

Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh (75kg) gave a dominating performance despite being down with viral fever to thrash Sweden`s Hampus Henriksson in his opening bout and enter the second round of the World Championships here on Thursday.

Oct 17, 2013, 18:41 PM IST

We missed official support at World C`ship: boxing coach

A silver and a couple of bronze medals is no small feat for a suspended country but India`s junior and youth women`s team coach I V Rao says the medal count could have been much higher.

Sep 30, 2013, 15:09 PM IST

Medal at World C`ship was bonus after Oly qualification: Vikas

The Asian Games gold-medallist in the 60kg category said he considers his semifinal loss as one of the best efforts he has put in the ring.

Oct 11, 2011, 13:58 PM IST