Asian Games 2014, Day 11: Mary Kom in final, Sarita Devi robbed of gold medal chance
Asian Games 2014, Day 11: Mary Kom in final, Sarita Devi robbed of gold medal chance

India's L Sarita Devi (60kg) was robbed of a sure place in the women's 60kg boxing final when the verdict went in favour of her South Korean rival Jina Park in a bout the Indian dominated, after her senior teammate M C Mary Kom stormed into the gold medal round in the 51kg class at the Asian Games here.

Asian Games: Mary Kom in final, Sarita Devi robbed off win
Asian Games: Mary Kom in final, Sarita Devi robbed off win

Controversy hit the Asian Games boxing competition after India's L Sarita Devi (60kg) had to settle for a bronze medal despite dominating her semifinal bout even as M C Mary Kom (51kg) continued her winning run to enter the summit clash of the mega-event here on Tuesday.

Mary Kom leads women boxers charge into Asiad medal round
Mary Kom leads women boxers charge into Asiad medal round

Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom led the charge as Indian women boxers packed a powerful punch by assuring themselves of medals in each of the three weight categories at the 17th Asian Games, here on Sunday.

Mary Kom shows her might, enters Asian Games quarters
Mary Kom shows her might, enters Asian Games quarters

Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom set her Asian Games campaign rolling in style as she out-punched Korea's Kim Yeji to enter the quarterfinals along with two other Indian women boxers here on Saturday.

After out-witting Mary, Pinki feels pressure of expectations

She ousted none other than Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom to make the Commonwealth Games-bound Indian team but far from revelling in the new-found attention, Pinki Jangra says she has begun to feel the pressure of delivering a medal after her giant-slaying act in the trials.

Mary Kom dropped from Indian boxing squad for CWG

In a stunning turn of events, five-time World Champion and Olympic bronze-medalist M C Mary Kom was today left out of the three-member Indian women`s boxing squad for the Commonwealth Games to be held in Glasgow from July 23 to August 3.

I do think of quitting: Mary Kom

She has pulled herself up for a second time targeting another first for an Indian woman boxer but as Olympic bronze-medalist M C Mary Kom gears up for the Commonwealth Games, the five-time world champion says the thought of quitting has crossed her mind several times.

Mary Kom denies supporting Ajay Maken in elections

Star boxer M C Mary Kom on Thursday denied supporting Congress leader Ajay Maken`s candidature in the forthcoming general elections, saying her comments about the former Sports Minister were "not political at all".

Mary Kom among 25 women felicitated by Limca Book of Records

Olympic bronze medallist boxer M C Mary Kom and international para-athlete Deepa Malik were among India`s 25 most inspirational women to be felicitated today by Limca Book of Records, which completed its silver jubilee by dedicating the 25th edition to the cause of empowering women.

Autobiography of Mary Kom released in Manipur

Olympic bronze-medallist and five-time world champion woman boxer M C Mary Kom`s autobiography "Unbreakable" was released here at the premises of Imphal College.

Mary Kom`s autobiography released by Sushmita Sen

Olympic bronze medal-winning boxer M C Mary Kom on Monday said that her struggle was the story of many, particularly women, in the country in their quest to achieve their dreams.

I am not retiring, says Mary Kom

Tired of answering constant queries about her retirement plans, Olympic bronze-medallist and five-time world champion boxer M C Mary Kom on friday pleaded to be left alone, saying she does not wish to call it quits.

Will try to ensure IOA polls before Winter Olympics: Jitendra

Sports Minister Jitendra Singh friday said he would try to convince the IOA to hold its much-awaited elections before the scheduled date of February 9 to ensure that the Indian athletes are able to compete under the national flag during the Sochi Winter Olympics, starting February 7.

Mary Kom to start training for Rio Olympics

Olympic bronze medallist boxer, M C Mary Kom on wednesday said she would soon start full-time preparations for next year`s Rio Olympics and expressed confidence of winning a gold in the mega sporting event.

Mary Kom wants to inspire women with her `Unbreakable` spirit

Ace boxer and Olympic bronze medallist M C Mary Kom, whose life is the stuff of legends, wants other women to take inspiration from her just-released autobiography `Unbreakable` and realise their dreams.

Mary Kom awarded by Madhya Pradesh government

Olympic bronze medal winner in boxing, M C Mary Kom was presented a cheque of Rs 50 lakh by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan at a function held on Thursday.

Will win gold in 2016 Olympics: Mary Kom

Olympic bronze medal winner in boxing, M C Mary Kom has expressed confidence that she would win a gold medal in the next Olympics in Rio and said she will start regular training after six months.

Mary Kom may take part in another Olympic: Sandhu

Chief Boxing Coach of India, G S Sandhu today said that London Olympic bronze medallist M C Mary Kom still has enough talent to represent the country in at least one more Olympic games.

Delhi gangrape disturbing, shameful, says shaken Mary Kom

Olympic bronze-medallist Indian woman boxer M C Mary Kom has joined the nation in condemning the gangrape of a 23-year-old paramedical student in Delhi.

Mary Kom to give Nationals a miss

Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom will skip this year`s national women`s boxing championships as she wants some new names to take centrestage in the domestic arena.