Aussie boxers want exchange programme with us: Gurbax Singh Sandhu
Aussie boxers want exchange programme with us: Gurbax Singh Sandhu

The Indian boxers' superlative show in the just-concluded Doha International Tournament was not without its flaws, says national coach Gurbax Singh Sandhu but it was awe-inspiring enough for the Australian contingent to request an exchange programme with the country's pugilists.

15-year-old boxer Mandeep Kaur shines at World Junior Championship, wins two gold medals
15-year-old boxer Mandeep Kaur shines at World Junior Championship, wins two gold medals

Teenager Mandeep Kaur Sandhu from Punjab won two gold medals on Saturday at the Women's World Junior Boxing Championship in Taipei to script a classic rags to rich storyline.

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.

Five Indians in finals of Doha International Boxing
Five Indians in finals of Doha International Boxing

Indian boxers continued to dazzle in the Doha International Tournament today with five of them, including Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg), advancing to the finals of the event, which is part of the build-up towards the October World Championships.

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.

7 medals assured for India in Doha boxing tourney
7 medals assured for India in Doha boxing tourney

Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg) advanced to the final, while six others entered the semis as Indian boxers shone bright in the Doha International Tournament, a test event for the World Championships scheduled there later this year.

Akhil-Dilbagh tussle in defamation suit heats up
Akhil-Dilbagh tussle in defamation suit heats up

The court battle between boxers Akhil Kumar and Dilbagh Singh over a defamation suit filed by the former has become uglier with the Chandigarh District Court issuing warrants against mediapersons in whose presence the "slanderous" comments were made.

Five Indians in World Jr. Women's boxing semis
Five Indians in World Jr. Women's boxing semis

 Indian boxers continued to pack a punch at the AIBA Women's Junior World Championships with three more assuring themselves of medals by advancing to the semifinals here on Wednesday.

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 .

Fight of century becomes fight in court as fans sue Manny Pacquiao
Fight of century becomes fight in court as fans sue Manny Pacquiao

Boxing fans across the country and their lawyers are calling the hyped-up fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. A fraud and want their money back, and then some. 

Floyd 'Money' Mayweather boasts of $827K betting win
Floyd 'Money' Mayweather boasts of $827K betting win

Floyd Mayweather on Monday posted a series of pictures of his winning bets, which earned him around $1 million.

Retirement on hold for shoulder injury: Manny Pacquiao
Retirement on hold for shoulder injury: Manny Pacquiao

Boxer Manny Pacquiao has said he will decide on retirement after completely healing from his shoulder injury.

Fans flock to see beaten Manny Pacquiao arrive back in Manila
Fans flock to see beaten Manny Pacquiao arrive back in Manila

 An injured Manny Pacquiao arrived back in the Philippines to a hero`s welcome on Wednesday, the boxer still adamant he did enough to win his welterweight megabout against Floyd Mayweather Jr at the start of the month.

Low-key return as injured Manny Pacquiao says retirement `near`
Low-key return as injured Manny Pacquiao says retirement `near`

Manny Pacquiao made a low-key return to the Philippines on Wednesday after losing his mega-fight with Floyd Mayweather and said retirement was drawing closer as he recovers from shoulder surgery.

Boxing contender, convicted rapist Ayala dead at 52 in Texas

Former boxer Tony Ayala Jr., a middleweight title contender whose career was cut short by a rape conviction, was found dead on Tuesday at the age of 52 at a gym in San Antonio. 

Denis Boytsov in coma after accident
Denis Boytsov in coma after accident

Russian heavyweight boxer Denis Boytzov has been placed in an induced coma a week after being found unconscious in the Berlin metro, the German press reported on Tuesday.

Argentina's 'Marvellous' Sergio Martinez to quit boxing
Argentina's 'Marvellous' Sergio Martinez to quit boxing

 Former world middleweight champion Sergio "Marvellous" Martinez plans to retire from boxing within the next few weeks because his "knee is shattered". 

Mary Kom beats Indira Gandhi as most inspiring mother
Mary Kom beats Indira Gandhi as most inspiring mother

Indian Olympic medallist boxer M.C. Mary Kom has pipped late prime minister Indira Gandhi as the 'Most inspirational mother who made a difference to the world', according to a survey released on the occasion of Mother's Day on Sunday.

Defeat costs Felix Sturm record fifth world title
Defeat costs Felix Sturm record fifth world title

Felix Sturm missed out on becoming the first German to win five world titles after his points defeat to Russia`s Fedor Chudinov for the vacant WBA super middleweight title.