In a first for Indian boxing, national coach Gurbax Singh Sandhu conducted an International Olympic Committee-organised six-day clinic for pugilists in North Korea.
A 16-member Indian boxing team will be travelling to Cuba to participate in the Youth Olympic Games from July 18 to 30.
In the rugged and rustic world that is Indian boxing, it is hard to find a pugilist who would devote as much time to books as to his training sessions in the ring.
Indian boxers hoping to get picked for Commonwealth Games will have to compete in National C`ship.
Asian champion Suranjoy Singh will spearhead a seven-strong Indian boxing challenge at the 11th South Asian Games, commencing from January 29 in Dhaka.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
Celebrities welcome Ganapati