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Three boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting on Rio Olympics bouts

Three boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting on Rio Olympics bouts

The three athletes are required to demonstrate that they have successfully followed the educational programme of IOC.

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

Ramachandran sent a mail to Mehta on September 24 saying there was no need to send an observer.

Railways and Services Sports Control Board fume at being left out of boxing polls

Railways and Services Sports Control Board fume at being left out of boxing polls

Neither Railways Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) nor the Services Sports Control Board (SSCB) will be a part of the election process to constitute the Boxing Federation of India.

Uri attack: If Pakistanis have chosen war, let's go for it, says Vijender Singh

Uri attack: If Pakistanis have chosen war, let's go for it, says Vijender Singh

The Army camp is located barely few metres away from its Brigade Headquarters in Uri town.

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

The sport is currently being administered by an ad-hoc committee of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

No pulling punches: After poor run at Rio Olympics, Vijender Singh, Mary Kom demand complete revamp

No pulling punches: After poor run at Rio Olympics, Vijender Singh, Mary Kom demand complete revamp

They are appalled, they are angry and they want accountability to be fixed.

India at Rio Olympics: I'm sorry but I couldn't have done better, says Vikas Krishan Yadav

India at Rio Olympics: I'm sorry but I couldn't have done better, says Vikas Krishan Yadav

"I always hoped to earn India a medal on the Independence Day but I failed. I'm sorry," he said.

Vikas Krishan ousted, Indian boxers sign off without medal at Rio Olympics

Vikas Krishan ousted, Indian boxers sign off without medal at Rio Olympics

In the end it was a stroll for the 20-year-old Melikuziev, who was hitting at will against a near stationary Vikas.

Rio Olympics 2016: Boxer Vikas Krishan a win away from medal, enters quarterfinals

Rio Olympics 2016: Boxer Vikas Krishan a win away from medal, enters quarterfinals

Vikas buried the ghosts of London 2012 where he was eliminated in the preliminary round, despite initially being declared the winner.

Rousing Start: Boxer Vikas Krishan enters pre-quarterfinals at Rio Olympics

Rousing Start: Boxer Vikas Krishan enters pre-quarterfinals at Rio Olympics

The Indian outpunched the 18-year-old American by a unanimous decision in the Round of 32 bout with all three judges ruling 29-28, 29-28, 29-28 in favour of the Haryana boxer.

Rio 2016: Formidable draw set to challenge Indian grit in boxing

Rio 2016: Formidable draw set to challenge Indian grit in boxing

Of the three, Vikas is the only one to get a seeding -- 7th -- but none of them managed to secure a first-round bye.

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.

Unlike Sachin Tendulkar, Mary Kom raises first issue in Rajya Sabha in just three months

Unlike Sachin Tendulkar, Mary Kom raises first issue in Rajya Sabha in just three months

It took the master blaster nearly three years to ask his first question in the RS.

Rio Games 2016: Olympic pro at 22, Shiva Thapa banks on improved strength at mega event

Rio Games 2016: Olympic pro at 22, Shiva Thapa banks on improved strength at mega event

Shiva was barely 18 when he qualified for the 2012 Games, which was a forgettable campaign ending in an opening-round loss.

Vijender Singh pleads for an end to Indian boxing's administrative mess

Vijender Singh pleads for an end to Indian boxing's administrative mess

This logjam has affected Indian Boxing as only three boxers have qualified for the Rio Olympics as compared to eight in London in 2012.

Pakistan-origin British boxer Amir Khan says he will ruin Vijender Singh's career...

Pakistan-origin British boxer Amir Khan says he will ruin Vijender Singh's career...

Amir was confident that the India-Pakistan connection in the bout will create a huge hype around it.

OUCH! Amir Khan taunts Vijender Singh; says he can destroy Indian's boxing career

OUCH! Amir Khan taunts Vijender Singh; says he can destroy Indian's boxing career

Amir and Vijender are likely to meet next month when the former visits India.

SHOCKING: Vijender Singh accused of disrespecting national flag, police complaint filed

SHOCKING: Vijender Singh accused of disrespecting national flag, police complaint filed

The 30-year-old Vijender clinched his seventh straight win and the Super Middleweight title by outlasting former WBC European champion Kerry Hope in a 10-round contest.

Be careful what you wish for, Amir Khan warns Vijender Singh on showdown proposal

Be careful what you wish for, Amir Khan warns Vijender Singh on showdown proposal

The 30-year-old Vijender clinched his seventh straight win and the Super Middleweight title

REVEALED: Vijender Singh's trainer Lee Beard tells the secret behind his WBO title triumph

REVEALED: Vijender Singh's trainer Lee Beard tells the secret behind his WBO title triumph

On his personal equation with the reticent Haryana-lad, Beard said he has been bowled over by Vijender's humility.