Indian Boxer

Gaurav Bidhuri assures India of medal at World Boxing Championships

Gaurav Bidhuri assures India of medal at World Boxing Championships

Besides Vikas, Vijender Singh (2009) and Shiva Thapa (2015) have been the country's other medallists at the marquee event of the sport. But they have all settled for bronze medals and it remains to be seen if Gaurav can better them on that.

Aug 29, 2017, 20:29 PM IST

Ulaanbaatar Cup: Devendro Laishram, Ankush Dahiya in finals of Mongolian boxing tourney

In tomorrow's final bouts, Devendro, putting up his best performance of the year so far, will be up against Indonesia's Aldoms Suguro.

Jun 24, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
Vijender Singh terminates agreement with Queensberry Promotions over failure to deliver on obligations

Vijender Singh terminates agreement with Queensberry Promotions over failure to deliver on obligations

Indian boxing star Vijender Singh has terminated his contract with the UK-based Queensberry Promotions, complaining that the company failed to deliver on its obligations in the last one year.

May 11, 2017, 20:24 PM IST
Four get seeding, byes for all Indians in Asian Boxing Championship

Four get seeding, byes for all Indians in Asian Boxing Championship

The tournament, featuring 179 boxers from 28 countries, is a qualifier for the August-September World Championships in Hamburg, Germany.

Apr 29, 2017, 18:29 PM IST
Laishram Sarita wins on pro debut; Pinki, Poon make winning starts

Laishram Sarita wins on pro debut; Pinki, Poon make winning starts

The Iron Lady of Indian boxing, Sarita won the bout by unanimous verdict.

Jan 29, 2017, 23:05 PM IST
Sachin Singh lands golden punch at AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships

Sachin Singh lands golden punch at AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships

The 17-year-old outpunched his more fancied rival 5-0 to record a rare Indian triumph over a Cuban boxer.

Nov 26, 2016, 20:10 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
Rio Olympics 2016: I want nothing less than a gold, says Vikas Krishan

Rio Olympics 2016: I want nothing less than a gold, says Vikas Krishan

Vikas stormed into the quarterfinals with a one-sided 3-0 win by unanimous decision against Onder Sipal of Turkey in the men's 75kg middleweight bout.

Aug 13, 2016, 11:49 AM IST
It's all about my nation, my India: Vijender Singh dedicates WBO Asia Pacific title to country

It's all about my nation, my India: Vijender Singh dedicates WBO Asia Pacific title to country

He also dedicate the win to boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who died on June 3, 2016.

Jul 17, 2016, 00:22 AM IST
Undefeated Vijender Singh survives Kerry Hope test to win WBO Asia Pacific title

Undefeated Vijender Singh survives Kerry Hope test to win WBO Asia Pacific title

The three judges ruled 98-92, 98-92 and 100-90 in favour of the Indian.

Jul 16, 2016, 23:14 PM IST
Vijender Singh 'not feeling the heat' ahead of his first home professional bout against Kerry Hope

Vijender Singh 'not feeling the heat' ahead of his first home professional bout against Kerry Hope

The Welsh-born Hope, who emigrated to Australia, was also a WBC middleweight champion.

Jul 13, 2016, 23:17 PM IST
Vikas Krishan wins AIBA Pro bout, assured of extra Olympic shot

Vikas Krishan wins AIBA Pro bout, assured of extra Olympic shot

The Indian pulled off the result just a night before heading to the Olympic Qualifiers in Baku, Azerbaijan, which start on June 16.

Jun 11, 2016, 21:28 PM IST
Vijender Singh in no mood for Olympics, but Amir Khan keen to represent Pakistan in 2016 Rio Games

Vijender Singh in no mood for Olympics, but Amir Khan keen to represent Pakistan in 2016 Rio Games

Professional boxers who are willing to compete in Rio will have to first qualify in a tournament to be held in Venezuela in early July.

Jun 02, 2016, 23:59 PM IST
Vijender Singh registers sixth successive TKO win; finishes Andrzej Soldra of Poland in Rd. 3

Vijender Singh registers sixth successive TKO win; finishes Andrzej Soldra of Poland in Rd. 3

Vijender will be fighting it out for the WBO Asia belt against a yet-to-be-named opponent in New Delhi on June 11.

May 13, 2016, 23:18 PM IST
Undefeated Vijender Singh faces Poland's Andrzej Soldra ahead of WBO Asia Title Fight

Undefeated Vijender Singh faces Poland's Andrzej Soldra ahead of WBO Asia Title Fight

The 30-year-old Indian is undefeated in five fights — winning them all by knockouts — in mere 14 rounds of action.

May 07, 2016, 17:14 PM IST
Impressive Vijender Singh remains undefeated; another technical KO for fifth pro win

Impressive Vijender Singh remains undefeated; another technical KO for fifth pro win

Frenchman retired in the fifth round following the intervention of doctors.

Apr 30, 2016, 23:30 PM IST
Get ready for an epic bout as Vijender Singh accepts Amir Khan's challenge to fight in India

Get ready for an epic bout as Vijender Singh accepts Amir Khan's challenge to fight in India

However, a fight between Vijender and Amir is at least a year or two away.

Apr 26, 2016, 17:59 PM IST
Undefeated pro-boxer Vijender Singh invites batting great Sachin Tendulkar for WBO Asia title fight

Undefeated pro-boxer Vijender Singh invites batting great Sachin Tendulkar for WBO Asia title fight

Since turning pro last October, the 30-year-old has won all his four fights.

Mar 26, 2016, 16:36 PM IST
Vijender Singh's bout postponed to April 30

Vijender Singh's bout postponed to April 30

The fight will now be held at the Copper Box Arena instead of the Harrow Leisure Centre here.

Mar 21, 2016, 19:01 PM IST
Vijender Singh vs Alexander Horvath: Date, time, venue, TV listing, live streaming

Vijender Singh vs Alexander Horvath: Date, time, venue, TV listing, live streaming

Everything you need to know about Vijender Singh's fourth pro-boxing fight.

Mar 12, 2016, 20:54 PM IST