Suresh Raina ​leaves Rhiti Sports, signs for IOS sports management group
Suresh Raina ​leaves Rhiti Sports, signs for IOS sports management group

 Indian cricketer Suresh Raina on Tuesday signed a three-year deal with IOS Sports & Entertainment sports management group.

HC issues fresh notice to boxer Vijender Singh for turning Pro
HC issues fresh notice to boxer Vijender Singh for turning Pro

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday issued a fresh notice to boxer Vijender Singh on his joining professional boxing league.

Ignore the criticism, Sports Minister has told me: Vijender Singh
Ignore the criticism, Sports Minister has told me: Vijender Singh

Drawing flak from some quarters after turning professional, star Indian boxer Vijender Singh on Friday got the backing of Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who met him here and asked him to ignore the criticism.

It's my wish to turn pro, says Vijender Singh
It's my wish to turn pro, says Vijender Singh

Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh on Wednesday shot back at his detractors and reiterated that it was not money that prompted him to leave amateur boxing but his "wish" to become a professional.

Difficult tasks give me pleasure: Vijender Singh
Difficult tasks give me pleasure: Vijender Singh

He knows it won't be a stroll in the park but Indian boxing star Vijender Singh on Tuesday said he can't wait for his professional debut in September as taking on difficult tasks is what makes him happy.

Vijender Singh has spark, desire for pro circuit: Trainer
Vijender Singh has spark, desire for pro circuit: Trainer

Convinced about Vijender Singh's ability to sparkle in the gruelling arena of professional boxing, his UK-based trainer Lee Beard and promoter Francis Warren on Tuesday said the Indian has what it takes to make it big there as his natural ability goes beyond the amateur level.

Vijender Singh to do live training session
Vijender Singh to do live training session

As he gears up for the professional boxing arena, Indian star Vijender Singh will perform a live training session with his British trainer Lee Beard here on Wednesday.

New body for professional boxing launched
New body for professional boxing launched

Aiming to tap the unexplored potential of professional boxing in India, the Indian Boxing Council (IBC) was launched on Wednesday with the promise of lucrative financial deals for the pugilists wanting to take the plunge after exhausting their amateur options.

Now, a formal body to run pro-boxing in India
Now, a formal body to run pro-boxing in India

Amateur boxing in India might be in shambles but professional boxing is all set to get a massive fillip in the country with the launch of a governing body to facilitate pugilists, who wish to follow in Vijender Singh's footsteps and try their luck in the lucrative circuit.

Respect Vijender Singh's decision to turn pro: Mary Kom
Respect Vijender Singh's decision to turn pro: Mary Kom

 Olympic bronze medallist boxer M.C. Mary Kom on Sunday said fellow pugilist Vijender Singh has earned the right to decide his future and she respects his decision to turn professional and thus not be available for representing India at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Vijender Singh fall-out: Haryana may make it mandatory for athletes to play for 6 years
Vijender Singh fall-out: Haryana may make it mandatory for athletes to play for 6 years

In the aftermath of the furore created by Olympic-medallist boxer Vijender Singh's decision to turn professional, the Haryana government on Saturday said it is considering making it mandatory for a sportsman, who gets government employment, to compete for at least six years.

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After turning pro, Vijender Singh meets Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar
After turning pro, Vijender Singh meets Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Drawing flak from some quarters for turning professional, Olympic bronze-medallist boxer Vijender Singh met Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar here today.

Vijender Singh turns professional; ends amateur boxing career

Ending all the speculations, India's 2008 Olympic bronze medallist boxer Vijender Singh took a big step going forward on Monday as he turned professional.

Has Vijender Singh set a wrong precedent for young Indian boxers?
Has Vijender Singh set a wrong precedent for young Indian boxers?

While other countries' preparations for the next year's Rio Olympics are in full swing, India's preparations suffered a major setback as renowned boxer Vijender Singh turned pro on Monday, bringing down curtains to his national career.

It was the right time to turn pro: Vijender Singh
It was the right time to turn pro: Vijender Singh

All set for the tougher but more lucrative professional circuit, star Indian boxer Vijender Singh today said he has no regrets about quitting amateur boxing just one year before the Olympics as it was the "right time" to do so.

Vijender Singh turns professional boxer, to miss 2016 Rio Olympics

Ending all the speculations, India's 2008 Olympic bronze medallist boxer Vijender Singh took a big step going forward on Monday as he turned professional.