close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds
Understanding Olympics qualification: How MC Mary Kom can still go to Rio 2016, with some luck

Understanding Olympics qualification: How MC Mary Kom can still go to Rio 2016, with some luck

In women’s boxing, “tripartite invitations” will be given to each of the three divisions.

Asian Qualifying Tournament: MC Mary Kom fails to qualify for Rio Olympics after losing semi-final battle

Asian Qualifying Tournament: MC Mary Kom fails to qualify for Rio Olympics after losing semi-final battle

In the women's category, only the gold and silver medal winners from this tournament will qualify for Rio Olympics.

Bollywood queen Mary Kom comes out fighting

Bollywood queen Mary Kom comes out fighting

Boxing queen Mary Kom, who has inspired a Bollywood movie on her life, hopes to overcome Olympic heartbreak by proving at the Asian Games that she still packs a mean punch.

Olympic boxing: Britain`s Adams wins first women`s gold

Britain`s Nicola Adams became the first woman to win gold in Olympic boxing here Thursday, pummelling China`s Ren Cancan in the final of the 51kg event.

Taylor, Cancan triumph in World Boxing Championships

Irish star boxer Katie Taylor and China`s Ren Cancan won titles in the 60 and 51 kg category at the World Championships.