Indians sign off with 3 gold at World Jr Women's boxing
Indians sign off with 3 gold at World Jr Women's boxing

 Indian boxers rounded off a thoroughly commendable performance at the AIBA Women's Junior World Championships, clinching three gold and two silver medals on the final day of the event here on Saturday.

Indian boxers will suffer if BI wrangling doesn't end: AIBA
Indian boxers will suffer if BI wrangling doesn't end: AIBA

Livid with the administrative wrangling in Boxing India (BI), the world body AIBA today warned that the country's pugilists will "suffer" ahead of this year's Olympic qualifiers if the warring factions do not resolve their differences and get the federation registered.

Indian boxers will suffer if BI wrangling doesn't end: AIBA
Indian boxers will suffer if BI wrangling doesn't end: AIBA

Livid with the administrative wrangling in Boxing India (BI), the world body AIBA today warned that the country's pugilists will "suffer" ahead of this year's Olympic qualifiers if the warring factions do not resolve their differences and get the federation registered.

Indians assured of two medals at Women's Junior World Championships
Indians assured of two medals at Women's Junior World Championships

 Indian boxers put up a reasonably impressive show in the preliminary rounds of the AIBA Women's Junior World Championships with two of them assuring the country of at least bronze by entering the semifinals, even as four others advanced to the quarterfinals here on .

Olympics Federations consider SportAccord position after IOC row
Olympics Federations consider SportAccord position after IOC row

Several international federations will be reviewing their membership of sports umbrella organisation SportAccord next week after its president launched a scathing attack on the International Olympic Committee (IOC), they said on Saturday.

Boxing pulls out of World Combat Games over IOC row
Boxing pulls out of World Combat Games over IOC row

Boxing will no longer be part of the World Combat Games and the international federation is also leaving the SportAccord umbrella organisation after its row with the International Olympic Committee, AIBA said on Thursday.

Not giving up yet, will take up revolt with AIBA: Sandeep Jajodia
Not giving up yet, will take up revolt with AIBA: Sandeep Jajodia

Ousted Boxing India President Sandeep Jajodia is unwilling to give up just yet and has sought a meeting with International Boxing Association (AIBA) to discuss what he calls an "externally engineered" revolt against him.

Embattled BI Prez Sandeep Jajodia sends letter to AIBA
Embattled BI Prez Sandeep Jajodia sends letter to AIBA

Faced with a revolt ahead of a much-anticipated Special General Meeting, Boxing India President Sandeep Jajodia on Friday wrote to the International Boxing Association (AIBA) apprising the world governing body of the crisis in BI.

Boxing India president calls for Executive Council meet without secretary's knowledge
Boxing India president calls for Executive Council meet without secretary's knowledge

Trouble is brewing again in Indian boxing following the decision of Boxing India president to convene an Executive Council meet in Delhi on Thursday without the consent of the secretary general.

Boxing India's state units demand SGM to discuss Games fiasco
Boxing India's state units demand SGM to discuss Games fiasco

Miffed with Boxing India's threat to ban boxers who participated in the ongoing National Games, the state units that defied the diktat, have demanded that a special general body meeting be called to discuss the matter even as BI remained steadfast on its stand.

Fernandez's departure won't affect Indian boxing: Akhil Kumar
Fernandez's departure won't affect Indian boxing: Akhil Kumar

The two-year AIBA ban on coach Blas Iglesias Fernandez and his subsequent departure for home will not affect Indian boxing much as the sport will move on, Commonwealth Games gold medal-winning pugilist Akhil Kumar asserted Tuesday.

Withdrew because of health not due to BI-IOA standoff: Sumit Sangwan
Withdrew because of health not due to BI-IOA standoff: Sumit Sangwan

Unwilling to be caught in the tug of war between the Indian Olympic Association and Boxing India, rising Indian pugilist Sumit Sangwan on Saturday asserted that his pullout from the National Games here was caused by fitness issues and not the threat of a ban from BI.

Boxing India decides to boycott National Games
Boxing India decides to boycott National Games

The boxing competition at the National Games starting on Saturday was thrown into jeopardy today after Boxing India (BI) directed all state units to boycott the event owing to the IOA's refusal to grant recognition to BI, prompting top names such as former Asian and Commonwealth medallist Manoj Kumar to pull out.

BI plans Indian Series of Boxing, new ranking system
BI plans Indian Series of Boxing, new ranking system

Keen to revolutionise the sport, Boxing India is planning to launch a professional-style Indian Series of Boxing, which would double up as a qualifying event for the World Series of Boxing.

I didn't support Sarita Devi's refusal to accept medal: Rahul Dravid
I didn't support Sarita Devi's refusal to accept medal: Rahul Dravid

Former cricket captain Rahul Dravid feels that Indian woman boxer L Sarita Devi didn't do the right thing by refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Incheon Asian Games in October, last year.

Laisram Sarita Devi suspension: Delhi High Court seeks responses of IOA, Boxing India
Laisram Sarita Devi suspension: Delhi High Court seeks responses of IOA, Boxing India

Delhi High Court has sought the response of Boxing India, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and boxer Laisram Sarita Devi on a plea challenging her suspension by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Asian Games in South Korea.

Sachin Tendulkar meets Sarita Devi, presents her autographed jersey
Sachin Tendulkar meets Sarita Devi, presents her autographed jersey

After lending strong support to her cause, Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar met Commonwealth Games silver-medallist woman boxer L Sarita Devi, who is serving a one-year ban for her emotionally-charged protest at the Asiad.

Senior Men's Boxing Nationals to start tomorrow
Senior Men's Boxing Nationals to start tomorrow

The big names would be missing in action but more than 300 boxers would be vying for the top honours when the 60th National Championships are held here from Thursday after a gap of more than two years.

Delhi High Court refuses to interfere in Sarita Devi's ban
Delhi High Court refuses to interfere in Sarita Devi's ban

The Delhi High Court on Monday declined to interfere in the one-year ban imposed on boxer L. Sarita Devi by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) and the refusal of Boxing India (BI) to appeal against it.

HC seeks Boxing India’s response on Sarita Devi’s suspension today
HC seeks Boxing India’s response on Sarita Devi’s suspension today

The Delhi High Court (HC) on Monday will seek a response from Boxing India on a plea challenging International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) decision to suspend boxer L Sarita Devi for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Incheon Asian Games in South Korea.