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Rio Olympics 2016: No-medal show reflects rot in Indian boxing

Rio Olympics 2016: No-medal show reflects rot in Indian boxing

Country’s last hope in sport vanishes as Krishan goes down to Uzbek World No. 1 in quarters

Rio Olympics Round-up: How India performed on Day 5 of biggest sporting extravaganza

Rio Olympics Round-up: How India performed on Day 5 of biggest sporting extravaganza

Another bright spot for India on Day 5 was boxer Manoj Kumar's qualification in men's light welter (64kg) pre-quarters.

WBO Ranking: Unbeaten Vijender Singh breaks into top-10; likely to fight Commonwealth champion Luke Blackledge next

WBO Ranking: Unbeaten Vijender Singh breaks into top-10; likely to fight Commonwealth champion Luke Blackledge next

The Indian might face Commonwealth champion Luke Blackledge in his next fight, his promoters had hinted after the triumph title triumph here.

Be careful what you wish for, Amir Khan warns Vijender Singh on showdown proposal

Be careful what you wish for, Amir Khan warns Vijender Singh on showdown proposal

The 30-year-old Vijender clinched his seventh straight win and the Super Middleweight title

The untold story of Kaur Singh – A forgotten Indian boxer who fought Muhammad Ali

The untold story of Kaur Singh – A forgotten Indian boxer who fought Muhammad Ali

Kaur Singh has been waiting to get the INR I Lac reward money he earned 34 years ago.

Vijender Singh vs Kerry Hope: Everything you need to know — TV listing, time, venue, et al​

Vijender Singh vs Kerry Hope: Everything you need to know — TV listing, time, venue, et al​

Kerry Hope is a former World No. 3 but Vijender has firmly stood his ground and is not intimidated by the high-pressure match.

Vijender Singh concerned with the state of Indian boxing despite meeting with PM Modi

Vijender Singh concerned with the state of Indian boxing despite meeting with PM Modi

Shiva Thapa (56kg), Manoj Kumar (64kg) and Vikas Krishan (75kg) are the three to have qualified for the Olympics this time.

The 'big' WBO Asia title is no big deal for me, declares confident Vijender Singh

The 'big' WBO Asia title is no big deal for me, declares confident Vijender Singh

Vijender is up against Hope, who brings with him an experience bank of 30 bouts, of which he has won 23, two of them knockouts.

Boxer Neeraj Goyat failes to grab Rio Olympic spot, settles for bronze in Venezuela

Boxer Neeraj Goyat failes to grab Rio Olympic spot, settles for bronze in Venezuela

India will thus have only three boxers -- Shiva Thapa (56kg), Manoj Kumar (64kg) and Vikas Krishan (75kg) -- in the Games scheduled next month.

Rio 2016: Indian boxer Neeraj Goyat one win away from booking a spot at Summer Olympics

Rio 2016: Indian boxer Neeraj Goyat one win away from booking a spot at Summer Olympics

So far, three Indian boxers -- Shiva Thapa (56kg), Manoj Kumar (64kg) and Vikas Krishan (75kg) -- have booked their tickets for the Olympics

Boxing as good as dead in India, rues Mary Kom

Boxing as good as dead in India, rues Mary Kom

Mary Kom again made it clear that retirement is not on her mind as she wants to continue for another three years.

Rio-bound boxer Manoj Kumar reaches out to PM Narendra Modi – Here's why

Rio-bound boxer Manoj Kumar reaches out to PM Narendra Modi – Here's why

Manoj also expressed extreme gratitude towards his coach, Rajesh Kumar, who he labeled as his single source of motivation.

Summer Olympics: Boxer Laishram Devendro out of contention for Rio berth

Summer Olympics: Boxer Laishram Devendro out of contention for Rio berth

Devendro put up a brave fight before going down 1-2 to Carmona Heredia Samuel of Spain. 

Vijender Singh out of Olympic contention, wishes best for Vikas Krishan

Vijender Singh out of Olympic contention, wishes best for Vikas Krishan

Vikas entered the semifinals of the AIBA World Qualifying Tournament in Baku to book a Rio berth. 

Vikas ​Krishan, Manoj Kumar book Olympic berths in Baku

Vikas ​Krishan, Manoj Kumar book Olympic berths in Baku

Kumar had lost to World Number 1 Tom Stalker of Great Britain during his pre-quarterfinal bout, that too in a controversial manner.

Vijender Singh hoping for jam-packed atmosphere in WBO Asia title bout

Vijender Singh hoping for jam-packed atmosphere in WBO Asia title bout

The championship will feature a total of seven fights including the main event of Vijender wherein other foreign boxers will be seen live in action against young and talented Indians.

Manoj Kumar enters second round of AIBA World Olympic Qualifiers

Manoj Kumar enters second round of AIBA World Olympic Qualifiers

However, Gaurav Bidhuri (52kg) and Mandeep Jangra (69kg) lost lost their respective bouts.

Asian Qualifying Tournament: MC Mary Kom fails to qualify for Rio Olympics after losing semi-final battle

Asian Qualifying Tournament: MC Mary Kom fails to qualify for Rio Olympics after losing semi-final battle

In the women's category, only the gold and silver medal winners from this tournament will qualify for Rio Olympics.

WBO Asia title: Excited for first title fight in front of my own people, says Vijender Singh

WBO Asia title: Excited for first title fight in front of my own people, says Vijender Singh

Vijender, who turned professional last year, has started his career on a high note in the pro arena.