L Devendro Singh

Ulaanbaatar Cup Invitational Tournament: L Devendro Singh in team for boxing tourney in Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar Cup Invitational Tournament: L Devendro Singh in team for boxing tourney in Mongolia

The former Asian silver-medallist is also a two-time Olympian and is continuing his transition from light flyweight to flyweight.

May 30, 2017, 10:56 AM IST
Asian Olympic Qualifiers: Rio bound Shiva Thapa settles for silver, Devendro loses again

Asian Olympic Qualifiers: Rio bound Shiva Thapa settles for silver, Devendro loses again

L Devendro Singh (49kg), who missed a second opportunity to qualify for the Olympics.

Apr 01, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
Mary Kom, Shiva Thapa get top seeding at Asian Olympic Qualifiers

Mary Kom, Shiva Thapa get top seeding at Asian Olympic Qualifiers

Other Indians to be seeded were Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (4th in 49kg division) and Asian silver-medallist Vikas Krishan (2nd in 75kg category).

Mar 25, 2016, 14:30 PM IST
Sarita Devi, Shiva Thapa, Devendro Singh win in China

Sarita Devi, Shiva Thapa, Devendro Singh win in China

Also winning their opening bouts were Kuldeep Singh (81kg), Amritpreet Singh (91kg), Narender (+91kg).

Dec 06, 2015, 12:05 PM IST
Vijender Singh wishes best of luck to Indians at World Championships

Vijender Singh wishes best of luck to Indians at World Championships

He might have bid adieu to the amateur format but star boxer Vijender Singh will be keeping track of the Indian team at the upcoming World Championships in Doha and is confident that the six pugilists in fray would do the country proud.

Oct 04, 2015, 14:35 PM IST
Overconfidence cost me and it won't happen again: Vikas Krishan

Overconfidence cost me and it won't happen again: Vikas Krishan

His was the best performance by an Indian boxer at the recent Asian Championships in Thailand but Vikas Krishan is hardly satisfied with his silver as he feels it would have surely been a gold if not for "overconfidence".

Sep 07, 2015, 16:46 PM IST
3 Indian boxers enter Asian C'ship semis, book World berths

3 Indian boxers enter Asian C'ship semis, book World berths

 Defending champion Shiva Thapa, second seed Vikas Krishan and the fast-rising L Devendro Singh booked medals and World Championship berths by advancing to the semifinals on a mixed day for India at the Asian Championships here on Tuesday.

Sep 01, 2015, 20:06 PM IST
Devendro Singh in Asian semis, qualifies for World Championships

Devendro Singh in Asian semis, qualifies for World Championships

Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg) assured himself of a medal and a place in the upcoming World Championships by storming into the Asian Championships semifinal here on Tuesday.

Sep 01, 2015, 13:45 PM IST
Six Indians boxers get byes at Asian Championships​, Vikas ​Krishan seeded 2nd

Six Indians boxers get byes at Asian Championships​, Vikas ​Krishan seeded 2nd

 Defending champion Shiva Thapa (56kg) was among the six Indians who were handed first-round byes while Asian Games bronze-medallist Vikas Krishan (75kg) was the only one to be seeded at second as the country made a winning start at the Asian Championships here on Wednesday.

Aug 26, 2015, 16:47 PM IST
Indian boxers leave for 'toughest ever' Asian Championships

Indian boxers leave for 'toughest ever' Asian Championships

Severely short of international exposure owing to the administrative mess, Indian boxers face the uphill task of ensuring not just medals but also World Championship berths when they take off tonight for what would be the "toughest" Asian Championships ever starting August 26 in Bangkok.

Aug 23, 2015, 13:27 PM IST
7 medals assured for India in Doha boxing tourney

7 medals assured for India in Doha boxing tourney

Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg) advanced to the final, while six others entered the semis as Indian boxers shone bright in the Doha International Tournament, a test event for the World Championships scheduled there later this year.

May 22, 2015, 12:20 PM IST
Word Series of Boxing: Devendro Singh, Gaurav Bhiduri bag contracts

Word Series of Boxing: Devendro Singh, Gaurav Bhiduri bag contracts

Two of India's rising boxers -- Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg) and Gaurav Bhiduri (52kg) -- would be seen in action in the professional-style World Series of Boxing after grabbing two-year contracts with the franchises of Poland and Italy on Wednesday.

Nov 12, 2014, 21:52 PM IST
Devendro through to last-16, Manoj loses in boxing at Asian Games 2014

Devendro through to last-16, Manoj loses in boxing at Asian Games 2014

Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg) entered the prequarters after getting a walkover but Manoj Kumar (64kg) bowed out with an opening round loss on a mixed day for Indian boxers at the Asian Games here today.

Sep 25, 2014, 17:54 PM IST

Vijender, Devendro enter quarters, Shiva ousted from 20th Commonwealth Games

Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh (75kg) continued his sublime form to enter the quarterfinals along with gritty youngster L Devendro Singh (49kg) in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Monday.

Jul 29, 2014, 00:07 AM IST

Devendro rises to 2nd, Manoj 6th in AIBA rankings

Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar was the biggest mover as he broke into the top-10 at sixth but rising star L Devendro Singh was the best-placed Indian at second in the latest International Boxing Association (AIBA) rankings here.

Aug 10, 2013, 23:44 PM IST

3 Indians in Asian Boxing Championships finals

The young Indian troika of L Devendro Singh (49kg), Shiva Thapa (56kg) and Mandeep Jangra (69kg) continued their fine form to enter the finals of the Asian Boxing Championships.

Jul 08, 2013, 12:02 PM IST

Devendro, Manoj in boxing team for Cyprus

Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar and rising star L Devendro Singh are the prominent faces in an inexperienced 10-member Indian boxing team which left Tuesday to compete in the FXTM International Limassol Boxing Cup in Cyprus from May 16 to 19.

May 14, 2013, 17:50 PM IST

Another felicitation for Mary, men boxers also share dais

Medals eluded them but not the spotlight as the Indian men`s boxing team shared the dais with London Olympics bronze-winning woman pugilist M C Mary Kom at a felicitation function organised by sponsors Monnet Group here today.

Aug 16, 2012, 15:35 PM IST

Indian boxers get acclimatisation lessons in Ireland

London-bound Vijender Singh on Sunday said the experience has done a world of good to the Indian boxers ahead of the mega-event this month.

Jul 01, 2012, 13:50 PM IST

No gold, but target achieved for Indian boxers in Kazakhstan

They didn`t strike gold but it was mission accomplished for India`s Olympics-bound male boxers during the training-cum-competition trip to Kazakhstan as national coach Gurbax Singh Sandhu said the primary task of identifying weaknesses was completed ahead of the big event.

May 08, 2012, 13:13 PM IST