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Punit Goenka re-appointed as president of Indian Broadcasting Foundation

Punit Goenka re-appointed as president of Indian Broadcasting Foundation

The Indian Broadcasting Foundation held its 18th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday

Sep 18, 2017, 14:25 PM IST
Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko via 11th round TKO in epic Wembley battle

Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko via 11th round TKO in epic Wembley battle

What was hailed as the biggest fight night ever staged in a British ring, watched by the largest crowd for a boxing show in Britain for 78 years, lived up to its billing.

Apr 30, 2017, 10:32 AM IST

Broadcasters body seeks 'Infrastructure Status' for industry

Ahead of the Union Budget, a top body of broadcasters has written to the government seeking "Infrastructure Status" for the broadcasting industry.

Jan 19, 2017, 11:48 AM IST
Budget 2017: IBF demands ‘Infrastructure Status’ for the broadcast and content distribution sector

Budget 2017: IBF demands ‘Infrastructure Status’ for the broadcast and content distribution sector

On tax front, key concerns raised were related to extending the benefit of  the carry forward of losses in case of amalgamation or merger for Broadcasting sector under section 72A.

Nov 28, 2016, 14:37 PM IST
Pro boxers who compete in Rio Olympics 2016 will lose titles: IBF

Pro boxers who compete in Rio Olympics 2016 will lose titles: IBF

The IBF said non-title holders who compete at Rio would be removed from its ratings for one year.

Jun 21, 2016, 09:38 AM IST
World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury stripped of IBF title

World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury stripped of IBF title

Fury has been embroiled in controversy in recent days after he compared homosexuality to paedophilia.

Dec 09, 2015, 12:53 PM IST
Tyson Fury, Britain`s giant gypsy showman

Tyson Fury, Britain`s giant gypsy showman

Tyson Fury will face Wladimir​ Klitschko for WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight title.

Nov 27, 2015, 19:20 PM IST
Vijender Singh flattered beyond words by Amir Khan's praise

Vijender Singh flattered beyond words by Amir Khan's praise

Vijender will now take on British boxer Dean Gillen in his second professional bout to be held at the National Stadium.

Nov 05, 2015, 10:05 AM IST
Heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko postpones Tyson Fury fight due to injury

Heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko postpones Tyson Fury fight due to injury

 Boxing heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko has postponed his title fight next month against Briton Tyson Fury following a tendon injury in training, he said on Friday.

Sep 25, 2015, 22:35 PM IST
Sergey Kovalev KOs Nadjib Mohammedi to retain titles

Sergey Kovalev KOs Nadjib Mohammedi to retain titles

Sergey Kovalev knocked out Nadjib Mohammedi in the third round of their light heavyweight title bout Saturday, barely breaking sweat in his first appearance as a headline fighter in Las Vegas.

Jul 26, 2015, 10:46 AM IST
Cesar Cuenca beats Yang Lian Hui to win IBF world title

Cesar Cuenca beats Yang Lian Hui to win IBF world title

Argentina`s Cesar Cuenca moved a step closer to boxing history by beating China`s "IK" Yang Lian Hui on points to win the International Boxing Federation junior welterweight title in Macau on Saturday.

Jul 18, 2015, 22:03 PM IST
Undefeated boxer Yang Lian Hui out to stop Cesar Cuenca`s record quest

Undefeated boxer Yang Lian Hui out to stop Cesar Cuenca`s record quest

Undefeated "Ik" Yang Lian Hui will on Saturday seek to become only the second Chinese fighter to win a professional world title but to do it will need to prevent Cesar Cuenca`s march into the record books.

Jul 17, 2015, 12:38 PM IST
Tyson Fury to meet world champion Wladimir Klitschko in October

Tyson Fury to meet world champion Wladimir Klitschko in October

Unbeaten British boxer Tyson Fury will get a shot at the world heavyweight title in October after agreeing terms for a meeting with champion Wladimir Klitschko.

Jul 07, 2015, 10:15 AM IST

Kell Brook retains IBF welterweight title

Kell Brook retained his IBF welterweight title late in London late Saturday when he stopped fellow Englishman Frankie Gavin in six rounds.

May 31, 2015, 17:35 PM IST
Wladimir Klitschko says Britain's Tyson Fury his next title opponent

Wladimir Klitschko says Britain's Tyson Fury his next title opponent

 World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko`s next title defence is likely to be a mandatory WBA bout against Briton Tyson Fury, the Ukrainian said in the early hours of Sunday.

Apr 26, 2015, 18:39 PM IST
Zou defeated, but China and Tso go on

Zou defeated, but China and Tso go on

Double Olympic champion Zou Shiming`s failure to win the IBF flyweight world title on Saturday does not mean China`s dream of having a professional world champion is over, says veteran promoter Bob Arum.

Mar 08, 2015, 13:20 PM IST
Ankle injury wipes out boxer Randy Caballero title defense

Ankle injury wipes out boxer Randy Caballero title defense

Reigning International Boxing Federation bantamweight champion Randy Caballero called off his scheduled title defense Tuesday after suffering an ankle injury during training camp.

Feb 11, 2015, 10:52 AM IST
Boxing champ Jermain Taylor pleads not guilty to Arkansas assault charges

Boxing champ Jermain Taylor pleads not guilty to Arkansas assault charges

Boxing champion Jermain Taylor pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to multiple criminal charges related to allegations of threatening a family at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Little Rock, and was ordered held pending $50,000 bond.

Jan 21, 2015, 08:36 AM IST
After Saina Nehwal, boxer Vijender Singh too wants Padma Bhushan recommendation

After Saina Nehwal, boxer Vijender Singh too wants Padma Bhushan recommendation

Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh on Tuesday stated that he also wanted the Indian boxing Federation (IBF) to recommend his name for the Padma Bhushan award.

Jan 06, 2015, 14:19 PM IST
Tyson Fury has Wladimir Klitschko in sights after Dereck Chisora rout

Tyson Fury has Wladimir Klitschko in sights after Dereck Chisora rout

 Tyson Fury has WBA, IBF and WBO champion Wladimir Klitschko in his sights after beating Dereck Chisora in their world title eliminator to become the new European and British heavyweight champion on Saturday.

Nov 30, 2014, 17:27 PM IST