Women Boxing

Three-star Stephane Cottalorda ropes in by AIBA; Indian women boxers get foreign coach for the first time

Three-star Stephane Cottalorda ropes in by AIBA; Indian women boxers get foreign coach for the first time

The 41-year-old, who is a member of the European Boxing Confederation's coaches commission, will be joining the boxers in the first week of June.

May 24, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

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

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.

Jun 26, 2012, 20:16 PM IST

Women boxers have choice of skirts or shorts at London Games

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.

Feb 20, 2012, 09:15 AM IST

Boxing body seeks to calm skirt controversy

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.

Nov 05, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Women boxers must become fitter, stronger under new rule

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.

May 02, 2011, 18:55 PM IST

Women boxers must become fitter, stronger under new rule

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.

May 02, 2011, 18:55 PM IST

Monica outpunches Neethu in an exciting bout

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

Dec 07, 2010, 20:30 PM IST

Monica outpunches Neethu in an exciting bout

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

Dec 07, 2010, 20:30 PM IST

Women`s boxing nod could give China three more golds

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.

Aug 31, 2009, 13:49 PM IST

Women`s boxing nod could give China three more golds

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.

Aug 31, 2009, 13:49 PM IST

Federation, coach hail women boxing`s Olympic inclusion

Indian Boxing Federation today
welcomed International Olympic Council`s decision to draft in
women boxing in the 2012 London Games, calling it a shot in
the arm for India`s quest for success at the highest level.

Aug 13, 2009, 23:51 PM IST

Federation, coach hail women boxing`s Olympic inclusion

Indian Boxing Federation today
welcomed International Olympic Council`s decision to draft in
women boxing in the 2012 London Games, calling it a shot in
the arm for India`s quest for success at the highest level.

Aug 13, 2009, 23:51 PM IST

Mary Kom vows to defy age and win gold in London

Four-time world champion MC Mary
Kom today hailed the inclusion of women`s boxing in the London Olympics as a "dream-come-true" moment and vowed to defy age and clinch gold in the 2012 Games.

Aug 13, 2009, 20:15 PM IST

Mary Kom vows to defy age and win gold in London

Four-time world champion MC Mary
Kom today hailed the inclusion of women`s boxing in the London Olympics as a "dream-come-true" moment and vowed to defy age and clinch gold in the 2012 Games.

Aug 13, 2009, 20:15 PM IST