Indian boxing news

Manny Pacquiao eyes fond farewell, looks forward to politics

Manny Pacquiao eyes fond farewell, looks forward to politics

Pacquiao is planning to run for a seat in the Philippines senate later this year after already serving as a representative in the Asian country`s congress.

Jan 20, 2016, 04:47 AM IST

Gurbax Singh Sandhu named chief boxing coach till 2016 Olympics

The long-serving Gurbax Singh Sandhu was on Wednesday retained as the national coach of the men`s Indian boxing team till the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Nov 20, 2013, 15:31 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

Indian boxing going through its toughest phase: Fernandes

International suspension coupled with the drug scandal that maligned Vijender Singh, has left Indian boxing grappling with its most "difficult phase" ever, says Blas Iglesias Fernandes.

May 13, 2013, 14:35 PM IST

Inexperience, tough draws affected performance: Youth boxers

Oblivious to the administrative mess that Indian boxing is in right now, the country`s youth boxers, who returned with just four bronze medals from the Asian Championship today, said the huge drop in the medal count was caused by an ‘inexperience and tough draw’.

Mar 18, 2013, 12:35 PM IST

One gold for India in Azerbaijan boxing tourney

Reigning junior national champion Aman Indora (56kg) clinched India`s only gold as the country finished third in the A Agalarov Cup youth boxing tournament in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Dec 24, 2012, 18:23 PM IST

Discrimination can kill a sportsperson`s soul: Mary Kom

Olympic bronze-medallist MC Mary Kom feels "discrimination and partiality can kill a sportsperson’s soul".

Oct 21, 2012, 18:03 PM IST

National Boxing championship to begin on Oct 30

Indian Amateur Boxing Federation has announced the dates for the men`s and women`s Senior National boxing championships at their annual general body meeting in Patiala.

Oct 02, 2012, 14:05 PM IST

Thapa`s father hopes son wins medal for country

Father of Shiva Thapa, who became the youngest Indian boxer to qualify for the London Olympics, hoped that the teenager would bring laurels to the country.

Apr 11, 2012, 20:38 PM IST

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