World Boxing Organisation

Vijender Singh vs  Zulpikar Maimaitiali: World Boxing Organisation sanctions bout for 1st week of August

Vijender Singh vs Zulpikar Maimaitiali: World Boxing Organisation sanctions bout for 1st week of August

The 22-year-old Chinese number 1 boxer Zulpikar Maimaitiali, currently holds the WBO Oriental Super Middleweight Champion Title.

Jun 22, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
WBO Ranking: Unbeaten Vijender Singh breaks into top-10; likely to fight Commonwealth champion Luke Blackledge next

WBO Ranking: Unbeaten Vijender Singh breaks into top-10; likely to fight Commonwealth champion Luke Blackledge next

The Indian might face Commonwealth champion Luke Blackledge in his next fight, his promoters had hinted after the triumph title triumph here.

Aug 03, 2016, 21:54 PM IST
Undefeated Vijender Singh survives Kerry Hope test to win WBO Asia Pacific title

Undefeated Vijender Singh survives Kerry Hope test to win WBO Asia Pacific title

The three judges ruled 98-92, 98-92 and 100-90 in favour of the Indian.

Jul 16, 2016, 23:14 PM IST

Zika fears affect boxing convention in Puerto Rico

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that a quarter of Puerto Rico's population will be infected with the Zika virus, which is spread by the Aedes aegypti mosquito.

May 13, 2016, 04:00 AM IST
Vijender Singh's first pro-boxing bout in India set for June 11

Vijender Singh's first pro-boxing bout in India set for June 11

The Haryana boxer's opponent will be decided in the next few weeks. 

Feb 22, 2016, 15:34 PM IST
Manny Pacquiao roughs up sparring partners before Algieri fight

Manny Pacquiao roughs up sparring partners before Algieri fight

Manny Pacquiao is more than three weeks out from his next title defence against unbeaten American Chris Algieri but the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) welterweight champion is already in devastating form, trainer Freddie Roach says.

Oct 28, 2014, 11:28 AM IST

Brit boxer Herbie Hide jailed for 22 months over drug dealing charges

Nigerian-origin British boxer Herbie Hide has reportedly been imprisoned for 22 months after he pleaded guilty to conspiracy to supply cocaine.

Nov 30, 2013, 09:13 AM IST

Nathan Cleverly retains WBO light-heavyweight title

Nathan Cleverly made a fifth defence of his World Boxing Organisation (WBO) light-heavyweight title with a unanimous points win over Robin Krasniqi.

Apr 21, 2013, 08:56 AM IST