'Dabangg' Salman Khan is known for his action films, where he reinvented himself as a new-age 'hero'—who can romance the heroine and kick the butt at the same time. The 49-year-old actor has all the buzz going around him, these days.
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been hospitalized for follow-up care for a urinary tract infection for which he received treatment in recent weeks, and he is expected to be released in a day, a spokesman said on Thursday.
After creating ripples on the big screen, the story of boxing champ M.C. Mary Kom seems to be headed to the small screen. The makers of "Halla Bol 2" have taken cue from her story for it's pilot episode.
Celebrated boxer MC Mary Kom on Thursday hinted that the Rio Olympics may be her swan song. The Manipuri pugilists admitted that it will be difficult for her to continue boxing after the 2016 Summer Games.
Slamming AIBA's decision to not only hand provisional suspension to boxer Laishram Sarita Devi but also India's Asiad chef-de-mission Adille J. Sumariwalla, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Secretary General Rajeev Mehta has said that the move is an insult to the nation.
Mumbai: Some find it over the top, others feel Priyanka Chopra was not the right choice to play the title role. But boxing champ M.C. Mary Kom is happy with Omung Kumar's directorial venture "Mary Kom" and says that the biopic has captured the true essence of his life.
Director Omung Kumar, who is looking forward to the release of `Mary Kom`, says he has tried to keep the story real despite taking creative liberty to depict the boxing champion`s life story on celluloid.
Indian boxers Pinki Jangra, L. Sarita Devi, Devendro Singh, Mandeep Jangra and Vijender Singh reached the semi-finals of the Commonwealth Games in their respective categories at the SECC Hall here Wednesday.
`Mary Kom` co-producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali is overwhelmed by the impact of the trailer of the film. He agrees that Priyanka Chopra, who plays M.C. Mary Kom onscreen, doesn`t resemble the Olympic bronze medallist boxer but says the actress has captured the star athlete`s "soul" for the role.
Actor R. Madhavan, who turned 44 recently, is stationed in Los Angeles for the last six months preparing for a new film `Laal` in which he`ll be seen as a boxer. He has lost 15 kg to look like a boxer.