Sandeep Jajodia, CMD of Indian boxing's long-time sponsors -- the Monnet Group --, is all set to be elected unopposed as the president of the much-anticipated new Federation after he was the sole candidate left in fray on the final day of filing nominations for the September 11 polls.
The Indian Boxing Federation (IBF) was left to rue a missed opportunity for the country`s amateur pugilists on Friday after Delhi forfeited a World Series Boxing (WSB) franchise due to lack of sponsorship.
The Indian Boxing Federation (IBF)dismissed Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh`s criticism that the boxing trials for the upcoming Commonwealth Games and the Asian Games at Patiala were not done in a proper manner.
Abhay Singh Chautala congratulated four-time world
champion Marykom and Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh
for winning the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and termed
it as a historic day for the sport in the country.