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Dhoni, Mary Kom world`s 16th, 38th most marketable athletes

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 26, 2012, 20:16

Mahendra Singh Dhoni and five-time world champion boxer MC Mary Kom have been rated as the 16th and 38th most marketable athletes in the world by a monthly British magazine.

Mary Kom along with five others enter finals at Asian Meet

Last Updated: Saturday, March 24, 2012, 22:46

India`s women pugilists created history with as many as six of them making it to the title round in various categories, at the 6th Asian Women Boxing Championship at Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

Eight Indians including Mary Kom in semis of Asian C'ship

Last Updated: Thursday, March 22, 2012, 21:53

Five-time world champion Mary Kom entered the semifinals of the 6th Asian Women Boxing Championships.

I am quite comfortable in 51-kg division: Mary Kom

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 22:01

Indian women boxing`s best medal hope in the London Olympics, MC Mary Kom, says she is now quite "comfortable" competing in the 51-kg category.

Women boxers have choice of skirts or shorts at London Games

Last Updated: Monday, February 20, 2012, 09:15

Women boxers will have the choice of wearing skirts or shorts in the ring at this year`s London Olympics, the sport`s world governing body said on Sunday.

Boxing body seeks to calm skirt controversy

Last Updated: Saturday, November 05, 2011, 00:00

Amateur boxing`s governing body will sound out competitors and the public before deciding whether women should wear skirts instead of shorts in the ring at next year`s London Olympics.

Women boxers must become fitter, stronger under new rule

Last Updated: Monday, May 02, 2011, 18:55

The Indian women pugilists will have to become fitter, stronger and quicker if they are to adjust and succeed under the changed pattern of scoring in international boxing.

Monica outpunches Neethu in an exciting bout

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 07, 2010, 20:30

Monica Saun outpunched Neethu Chal 1-0 in the preliminery round bout in the 11th National Women Boxing Championship at Lulu International Convention Centre.

Mary Kom survives warnings to win bout in Asian Indoor

Last Updated: Sunday, November 01, 2009, 20:17

M C Mary Kom began her campaign in the third Asian Indoor Games in a dramatic fashion as she was penalized twice for foul play in her 46 kg first round win over Ting Lo Yueh of China here on Sunday.

Marriage is no hindrance to achieve success, feels Mary Kom

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 06, 2009, 17:44

Marriage is not a hindrance to achieve success at any level of competition provided one has a supportive family, feels pugilists of international repute.

International woman boxer Marykom dominates

Last Updated: Friday, October 02, 2009, 23:34

International woman boxer MC Marykom of All India Police Board defeated Shakuntala of Chhattisgarh 20-4 in 46-kg category in the preliminary round of the 10th Senior Women Boxing Championship.

Women`s boxing nod could give China three more golds

Last Updated: Monday, August 31, 2009, 13:49

China has high hopes of dominating women`s boxing at the 2012 Olympics after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided earlier this month to include it on the London programme.