AIBA keeps dealings with Boxing India on hold, asks to wait for review
AIBA keeps dealings with Boxing India on hold, asks to wait for review

 World boxing body, the AIBA on Tuesday kept on hold any dealings with Boxing India till the time the recently-formed Ad Hoc Committee makes an evaluation of the BI and submits a report.

BI claims ignorance about AIBA's ad-hoc committee
BI claims ignorance about AIBA's ad-hoc committee

State units affiliated to Boxing India on Wednesday claimed ignorance about the International Boxing Association's decision to constitute an ad-hoc committee for administrating the sport in India, even as it planned to write to AIBA about proposing a date for conducting its elections.

Boxing India calls Executive Council meeting on June 17
Boxing India calls Executive Council meeting on June 17

Embroiled in an administrative tug of war, Boxing India (BI) will hold an Executive Council meeting on June 17, in which conducting elections for the posts of President and Secretary General would be on the agenda.

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.

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.

Boxing India removes Sandeep Jajodia as president after no confidence motion
Boxing India removes Sandeep Jajodia as president after no confidence motion

Boxing India (BI) President Sandeep Jajodia on Sunday lost no confidence motion at the Special General Meeting held today. In a fresh round of administrative churning in Indian boxing, most of the state units have revolted against him.

Sandeep Jajodia faces 'No Confidence Motion' in Boxing India SGM
Sandeep Jajodia faces 'No Confidence Motion' in Boxing India SGM

In a fresh round of administrative churning in Indian boxing, the national federation's President Sandeep Jajodia and Secretary General Jay Kowli are set to be ousted through a No Confidence Motion when the body holds a Special General Meeting here on Sunday.

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's EC meeting adjourned, Jajodia faces 'No Confidence Motion'
Boxing India's EC meeting adjourned, Jajodia faces 'No Confidence Motion'

With the rebels refusing to back down, Boxing India's Executive Committee meeting was today adjourned for "lack of quorum" even as disgruntled EC members vowed to bring in a 'No Confidence Motion' against BI President Sandeep Jajodia at General Body meeting on May 3.

Full blown revolt in Boxing India ahead of EC meet
Full blown revolt in Boxing India ahead of EC meet

Indian boxing could be thrown into turmoil with speculation rife that the sport's governing body, Boxing India, is on the verge of disintegration and its President Sandeep Jajodia might even resign at its Executive Committee meeting here tomorrow.

No move to bar Mary Kom from trials for missing national camp: Boxing India
No move to bar Mary Kom from trials for missing national camp: Boxing India

 Rubbishing reports that Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom could be barred from the trials for the Olympic qualifiers, Boxing India on Thursday said the veteran is not under any compulsion to attend the national camp and has been granted permission to train individually.

Sports Minister asks SAI, Boxing India to help Haryana boxer Rishu Mittal
Sports Minister asks SAI, Boxing India to help Haryana boxer Rishu Mittal

Moved by the plight of a state level gold-medallist boxer who is working as a domestic help, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has asked the Sports Authority of India and Boxing India to look into the matter and provide all help to her.

Boxing off to stormy start at National Games

 The controversy-ridden boxing competition of the 35th National Games was off to a stormy start with the participating teams alleging that "ill-equipped" organisers were using the old pattern of scoring and threatening those who protest against the move.

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.

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.

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.

Did not stake claim for Padma Bhushan award, says Vijender Singh
Did not stake claim for Padma Bhushan award, says Vijender Singh

Rubbishing media reports that boxer Vijender Singh, akin to shuttler Saina Nehwal, had staked claim to the Padma Bhushan, the Olympic bronze medallist on Tuesday said he had only spoken to Boxing India (BI) officials seeking information about the award criteria.