Women boxers must become fitter, stronger under new rule

The Indian women pugilists will have to become fitter, stronger and quicker if they are to adjust and succeed under the changed pattern of scoring in international boxing.

Monica outpunches Neethu in an exciting bout

Monica Saun outpunched Neethu Chal 1-0 in the preliminery round bout in the 11th National Women Boxing Championship at Lulu International Convention Centre.

Women`s boxing nod could give China three more golds

China has high hopes of dominating women`s boxing at the 2012 Olympics after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided earlier this month to include it on the London programme.

Federation, coach hail women boxing`s Olympic inclusion

Indian Boxing Federation today
welcomed International Olympic Council`s decision to draft in
women boxing in the 2012 London Games, calling it a shot in
the arm for India`s quest for success at the highest level.

Mary Kom vows to defy age and win gold in London

Four-time world champion MC Mary
Kom today hailed the inclusion of women`s boxing in the London Olympics as a "dream-come-true" moment and vowed to defy age and clinch gold in the 2012 Games.