Devendro Singh

Ankush Dahiya claims gold, Devendro Singh bags silver at Mongolia tourney

Ankush Dahiya claims gold, Devendro Singh bags silver at Mongolia tourney

The 19-year-old Ankush, who is a former Asian youth silver-medallist, defeated Korean Man Choe Chol in a split verdict, while Devendro lost to Indonesia's Aldoms Suguro, again a split decision.

Jun 25, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
Devendro Singh in semis; Manoj Kumar, Sumit Sangwan enter Olympic Qualifiers​

Devendro Singh in semis; Manoj Kumar, Sumit Sangwan enter Olympic Qualifiers​

Manoj was the first to take the ring and he rallied to beat Ismetov in his pre-quarterfinal contest.

Jun 21, 2016, 18:33 PM IST
Devendro Singh in quarters, Manoj Kumar in last-16 of Olympic Qualifiers

Devendro Singh in quarters, Manoj Kumar in last-16 of Olympic Qualifiers

India have not sent any entry in the 56kg category as Shiva Thapa has already qualified for the Rio Games

Jun 20, 2016, 16:58 PM IST
12th South Asian Games: Boxers, shooters, judokas' golden sweep keeps India on top

12th South Asian Games: Boxers, shooters, judokas' golden sweep keeps India on top

Indian contingent continued to be perched at the top with 299 medals (181 gold, 88 silver and 30 bronze).

Feb 15, 2016, 22:48 PM IST
Gritty Indian boxers eye medals, Olympic quotas at World meet

Gritty Indian boxers eye medals, Olympic quotas at World meet

Their oft-seen ability to triumph over adversity will be put through its toughest test this year when Indian boxers aim for the twin rewards of medals and Olympic quota places in the World Championships starting here tomorrow.

Oct 05, 2015, 17:28 PM IST
Shiva Thapa, Devendro Singh in India's squad for Asian Boxing Championships

Shiva Thapa, Devendro Singh in India's squad for Asian Boxing Championships

 Defending champion Shiva Thapa (56kg) and Commonwealth Games silver-medallist Mandeep Jangra (69kg) will spearhead a 10-strong Indian challenge in the Asian Championships to be held in Bangkok from August 24 to September 6.

Jul 21, 2015, 16:47 PM IST
Aussie boxers want exchange programme with us: Gurbax Singh Sandhu

Aussie boxers want exchange programme with us: Gurbax Singh Sandhu

The Indian boxers' superlative show in the just-concluded Doha International Tournament was not without its flaws, says national coach Gurbax Singh Sandhu but it was awe-inspiring enough for the Australian contingent to request an exchange programme with the country's pugilists.

May 25, 2015, 13:41 PM IST
Five Indians in finals of Doha International Boxing

Five Indians in finals of Doha International Boxing

Indian boxers continued to dazzle in the Doha International Tournament today with five of them, including Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg), advancing to the finals of the event, which is part of the build-up towards the October World Championships.

May 22, 2015, 21:16 PM IST
With officials in pocket, South Korean boxers have an edge at Asiad 2014

With officials in pocket, South Korean boxers have an edge at Asiad 2014

Home advantage has always been considered as big bonus for a sportsperson. And as the on-going Asian Games are taking place at Incheon (South Korea), one can expect their athletes to get that benefit.

Oct 01, 2014, 21:37 PM IST
Asian Games 2014, Day 11: As it happened...

Asian Games 2014, Day 11: As it happened...

Welcome to our live blog for Day 11 of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon.

Sep 30, 2014, 08:25 AM IST

2014 CWG, Day 10: Dipika Pallikal, Joshana Chinappa create history with squash gold medal

Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa created history by winning the first-ever gold medal in squash while pugilists Sarita Devi and Devendro Singh had to be content with silver as India added four more medals to their kitty on the tenth day of competitions in the 20th Games here on Saturday.

Aug 03, 2014, 10:22 AM IST

Glasgow Games, Day 7: Wrestlers win four silver medals, boxers earn podium finishes

Indian wrestlers continued to excel winning four silver and a bronze medal while the boxers, led by young Pinki Jangra and World No. 3 L Devendro Singh, assured themselves of at least four podium finishes on seventh day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

Jul 31, 2014, 08:12 AM IST

Commonwealth Games, Day 5: Rai wins gold, Narang silver; India's medal tally reaches 25

`Pistol King` Jitu Rai kept his reputation intact by clinching the gold medal while the seasoned Gagan Narang and Gurpal Singh claimed a silver each as shooters continued their heroics to add three more medals to India`s kitty on the fifth day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Monday.

Jul 29, 2014, 08:18 AM IST

Devendro enters quarters, Shiva ousted from 2014 Commonwealth Games

Indian boxer L Devendro Singh (49kg) advanced to the quarterfinals with a hard-fought win after reigning Asian champion Shiva Thapa (56kg) was shockingly sent packing as the pre-quarterfinal bouts of the 20th Commonwealth Games got underway here on Monday.

Jul 28, 2014, 22:03 PM IST

Have put behind controversial London Games loss, says Manoj

The controversial quarterfinal loss in the London Olympics still rankles him, but Indian boxer Manoj Kumar insists he has put it behind him and concentrating on future challenges which include the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Jun 02, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

NECC, Venky`s Nutrition honours London Olympic boxers

World`s largest single association of poultry farmers, National Egg Co-ordination Committee (NECC) and Venky`s Nutrition today felicitated the entire Indian boxing contingent who participated in this year`s London Olympics.

Nov 04, 2012, 18:11 PM IST

NECC, Venky`s Nutrition honours London Olympic boxers

World`s largest single association of poultry farmers, National Egg Co-ordination Committee (NECC) and Venky`s Nutrition today felicitated the entire Indian boxing contingent who participated in this year`s London Olympics.

Nov 04, 2012, 18:11 PM IST

I did not speak to anyone for six days after loss: Devendro

Young boxer Laishram Devendro Singh was so dejected after his quarter-final loss to eventual bronze medal winner Paddy Barnes in the London Olympic Games that he refused to speak to anyone for the next six days.

Aug 23, 2012, 22:14 PM IST

Future of Indian boxing is good: Gurbaksh Singh Sandhu

National boxing coach Gurbaksh Singh Sandhu is all praise for the country`s young pugilists who made their Olympic debut here, saying that their gritty performance has shown that Indian boxing has a bright future ahead of it.

Aug 10, 2012, 11:24 AM IST

Sahana, Geeta eliminated on another fruitless day for India

High jumper Sahana Kumari and wrestler Geeta Phogat were eliminated before making any serious attempt to climb the medal podium as India drew a blank on Day 13 of the Olympic Games here today.

Aug 09, 2012, 23:37 PM IST