Boxing India granted permanent membership in AIBA
Boxing India granted permanent membership in AIBA

Completing India's rehabilitation into the international boxing fold, AIBA on Friday unanimously gave permanent membership to the recently-elected Boxing India during its quadrennial congress in Jeju Islands, Korea.

Word Series of Boxing: Devendro Singh, Gaurav Bhiduri bag contracts
Word Series of Boxing: Devendro Singh, Gaurav Bhiduri bag contracts

Two of India's rising boxers -- Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg) and Gaurav Bhiduri (52kg) -- would be seen in action in the professional-style World Series of Boxing after grabbing two-year contracts with the franchises of Poland and Italy on Wednesday.

Algeria replaces India in World Series of Boxing

India`s loss has turned out to be Africa`s gain in the World Series of Boxing as Algeria Desert Hawks have replaced Mumbai Fighters in the semi-professional league`s second season.

India Fighters pulling out of WSB a setback: Vijender

Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh said the pulling out of India Fighters franchise from the World Series of Boxing (WSB) is a huge setback for the Indian boxers.

Indian franchise pulls out of boxing series

No Indian will be figuring in the 2012-13 season of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) with India Fighters, formerly Mumbai Fighters, pulling out.

Suranjoy Singh plans comeback in WSB

Still nursing the hurt of missing out on the Olympics, a fit-again Suranjoy Singh (51kg) could return to action in the World Series of Boxing this year after recovering from a knee injury that played a major role in his absence from the London Games.

Mumbai Fighters set to slug it out against Milano Thunder

In what promises to be a tough road ahead, Venky`s Mumbai Fighters enter the second phase of the 2011-12 World Series of Boxing with a round six match against Milano Thunder.

Mumbai Fighters sign up two new boxers

The Indian franchise in the World Series of Boxing -- the Mumbai Fighters -- have signed up Ukraine`s in the light heavyweight category and Moldovan Mihail Muntean in the heavyweight division.

Army stops its boxers from participating in WSB

The Indian franchise in the World Series of Boxing is struggling to rope in pugilists employed with the Indian Army as the department is refusing to give them permission to compete in the professional-style event.

Mumbai Fighters blank Matadors 5-0 for first WSB win

Mumbai Fighters rode on a huge advantage to inflict a 5-0 defeat on LA Matadors for their first win in the World Series of Boxing, thereby improving their chances of making it to the quarter-finals.

Akhil eyeing Olympic berth in Kazakhstan

Having missed the opportunity to make the cut for the 2012 London Olympics at last month`s World Championship, Akhil Kumar is eyeing the second and final qualifying tournament in Kazakhstan next year.

Akhil, Jitender, Diwakar for World Series of Boxing

India`s lone boxing franchise Mumbai Fighters is ready with its line-up of Indian and international pugilists in a 17-strong squad for the USD five million World Series of Boxing.

Mumbai Fighters sign up Akhil Kumar for World Series Boxing

Former Commonwealth Games gold medallist Akhil Kumar will now be seen in action in the World Series of Boxing (WSB) after he was signed by the Mumbai Fighters, the only Indian team in the mega-event, on Thursday.

Mumbai Fighters appoints Shiv Kumar Pal as head coach

With the World Series of Boxing inching closer, its Indian franchise Mumbai Fighters has brought in Shiv Kumar Pal as the head coach.

WSB`s Indian franchise picks up world champ, CWG medallist

Former world champion Abbos Atoyev and Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Patrick Gallagher were among the five international pugilists that the World Series of Boxing`s Indian franchise -- Mumbai Fighters -- picked up in a draft order conducted by the sport`s governing body AIBA.

Jitendra Kumar, Diwakar Prasad among 19 probables for WSB

Olympians Jitendra Kumar and Diwakar Prasad are among the 19 pugilists who have been short-listed to represent the Mumbai franchisee in the World Series of Boxing.

Top boxers in race to represent India in WSB

Some of India`s well known pugilists, including Olympians Jeetender Kumar and Diwaker Prasad, have joined the race to represent the country in the World Series of Boxing.

Vijender hopeful of Delhi`s return to World Series of Boxing

As Delhi failed to be part of the World Series of Boxing for the want of sponsors, India`s top pugilist Vijender Singh today urged country`s boxers to
continue their good show so that a fresh bid could be made in future.

Vijender hopeful of Delhi`s return to World Series of Boxing

As Delhi failed to be part of the World Series of Boxing for the want of sponsors, India`s top pugilist Vijender Singh today urged country`s boxers to
continue their good show so that a fresh bid could be made in future.

Videocon backs out of WSB, Indian franchise looks for sponsor

World Series of Boxing was dealt a blow with owners Videocon deciding to back out of the event citing "unavoidable circumstances" but the Federation said it would find a new sponsor.