Vijender Singh

Vijender Singh rises to sixth in WBO rankings

Vijender Singh rises to sixth in WBO rankings

Indian boxing star Vijender Singh has risen four rungs to sixth in the latest WBO rankings for the super middleweight category.

Jan 25, 2018, 18:23 PM IST
Ready for Amir Khan and more titles, says Vijender Singh

Ready for Amir Khan and more titles, says Vijender Singh

"He (Amir Khan) has boasted that he has two world titles, now I too have two world titles, so we should have a fight," said pro-boxer Vijender after defending his WBO titles on Saturday in Jaipur.

Dec 24, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
Vijender Singh defends two pro-boxing titles with 10th straight win

Vijender Singh defends two pro-boxing titles with 10th straight win

Vijender Singh kept his unbeaten pro-boxing record intact on Saturday in Jaipur by winning his 10th straight fight to defend the WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental titles against Ernest Amuzu of Ghana.

Dec 23, 2017, 22:09 PM IST
Not taking it easy, says Vijender Singh ahead of WBO title defece

Not taking it easy, says Vijender Singh ahead of WBO title defece

His unbeaten run notwithstanding, Indian boxing star Vijender Singh is not taking anything for granted as he gears up to defend his WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental titles against Ghana's Ernest Amuzu here on Friday.

Dec 23, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
Vijender Singh confident of ending 2017 on high

Vijender Singh confident of ending 2017 on high

The 32-year-old India, who is WBO Oriental Super Middleweight and WBO Asia Pacific champions, laughed at his opponent's recent statement that he would leave the crowd favourite "beaten and broken" in the upcoming bout.

Dec 20, 2017, 19:35 PM IST
Undefeated Vijender Singh aims 10-0 against Ernest Amuzu

Undefeated Vijender Singh aims 10-0 against Ernest Amuzu

This will be Vijender`s last fight of 2017 and the Indian wishes to end the year on a winning note that too with a knockout win.

Dec 17, 2017, 23:24 PM IST
Undefeated Vijender Singh to defend title against African champion Ernest Amuzu

Undefeated Vijender Singh to defend title against African champion Ernest Amuzu

Like Vijender, Amuzu also started his boxing career as an amateur and participated in the 2002 Commonwealth Games and 2004 All Africa Games.

Dec 05, 2017, 12:04 PM IST
Vijender Singh to take on Rocky Fielding next year for super middleweight title

Vijender Singh to take on Rocky Fielding next year for super middleweight title

Indian pro boxing ace Vijender Singh will take on British and Commonwealth Super Middleweight champion Rocky Fielding, who will defend his newly acquired title on March 30, 2018, it was announced on Tuesday.

Nov 21, 2017, 15:21 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi on getting married - 'Jab hogi toh hogi, I believe in destiny'

Rahul Gandhi on getting married - 'Jab hogi toh hogi, I believe in destiny'

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was on Thursday asked about his marriage plans by boxer Vijender Singh.

Oct 26, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Indian sports fraternity wishes actor Akshay Kumar on his 50th birthday

Indian sports fraternity wishes actor Akshay Kumar on his 50th birthday

In keeping with his popularity and his birthday, many Indian sports stars wished him on Twitter. Here is our pick on some of the best tweets from Indian athletes of past and present.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:52 PM IST
Vijender Singh’s fan moment with Floyd Mayweather, see picture

Vijender Singh’s fan moment with Floyd Mayweather, see picture

India’s most celebrated professional boxer Vijender Singh posted a picture with Floyd Mayweather on Twitter.

Aug 26, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
WATCH: Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim claims he trained Virat Kohli, Vijender Singh

WATCH: Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim claims he trained Virat Kohli, Vijender Singh

Haryana has been put on alert ahead of Friday's court verdict with the state government today saying it is not averse to seeking Army’s help to maintain law and order.

Aug 24, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
Vijender Singh backs Indian athletes to bag more than one medal at World Championship

Vijender Singh backs Indian athletes to bag more than one medal at World Championship

The 31-year-old had fetched a bronze medal at the 15th World Championship in Milan, just over a year after becoming India's first Olympic medallist in boxing -- a bronze-winner at the 2008 Beijing Games.

Aug 22, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
Virender Sehwag enjoys 'Hakka Noodles' as Vijender Singh defeats Zulpikar Maimaitiali

Virender Sehwag enjoys 'Hakka Noodles' as Vijender Singh defeats Zulpikar Maimaitiali

Vijender's stature grew a few notches as he outslugged his Chinese opponent Zulpikar Maimaitiali in a close bout to annex the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title.

Aug 05, 2017, 23:26 PM IST
Willing to return Zulpikar Maimaitiali's title, want peace between India and China: Vijender Singh after winning ninth bout

Willing to return Zulpikar Maimaitiali's title, want peace between India and China: Vijender Singh after winning ninth bout

It was double delight for the fans as Vijender also snatched the WBO Oriental Super Middleweight title from the Chinese, who is nine years younger to him.

Aug 05, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
Vijender Singh defeats China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali by unanimous decision in Battleground Asia

Vijender Singh defeats China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali by unanimous decision in Battleground Asia

Vijender won the tiles with the scoreline 96-96, 95-94, 95-94 in his favour. The docked points seem to have cost Zulpikar.

Aug 05, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
Vijender Singh vs Zulpikar Maimaitiali: A sneak-peak into Indian boxer's all previous eight wins

Vijender Singh vs Zulpikar Maimaitiali: A sneak-peak into Indian boxer's all previous eight wins

Both boxers will put their respective WBO titles at stake, and whoever wins the bout takes home, not just his title, but the opponent's as well. 

Aug 05, 2017, 17:29 PM IST
Vijender looks to scale new heights against Zulpilkar Maimaitiali

Vijender looks to scale new heights against Zulpilkar Maimaitiali

The 31-year-old former Olympic bronze-medallist will be fighting his ninth professional fight tomorrow and on the line would be his WBO Asia Pacific super middleweight title.

Aug 04, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
Vijender Singh shows off his moves, practices with trainer Lee Beard ahead of Zulpikar Maimaitiali bout

Vijender Singh shows off his moves, practices with trainer Lee Beard ahead of Zulpikar Maimaitiali bout

The duo will lock horns on August 5 in Worli, putting their respective titles at stake.

Aug 03, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
Vijender Singh lands in Mumbai for big bout on Saturday, tweets pictures on social media

Vijender Singh lands in Mumbai for big bout on Saturday, tweets pictures on social media

Vijender landed in Mumbai on Wednesday and took to Twitter to post pictures from the airport, the road and the gymnasium.

Aug 02, 2017, 20:00 PM IST