Amit Panghal

Amit Panghal, Lovlina Borgohain win bronze in Asian Olympic Boxing qualifiers

Later on Tuesday (March 10, 2020), the six-time world champion M C Mary Kom who won her bout on Monday and secured a place in Tokyo Olympics will be in action.

Mar 10, 2020, 17:42 PM IST

Mary Kom, Amit Panghal qualify for Tokyo Olympics

Second-seeded Mary Kom notched up a comfortable 5-0 win over Philippines' Irish Magno in her quarterfinal bout for a ticket to her second Olympic Games and top seed Amit Panghal edged out familiar foe Carlo Paalam of Philippines in a 4-1 split verdict to be assured of his maiden Olympic appearance.

Mar 09, 2020, 23:36 PM IST

Boxer Amit Panghal books Tokyo Olympics 2020 berth, Sakshi Chaudhary fails to qualify

Panghal won 4-1 in a split verdict against Paalam, who the Indian had defeated in the semi-finals of the 2018 Asian Games and the quarter-finals of the 2019 World Championships.

Mar 09, 2020, 17:53 PM IST

Asian Boxing Olympic Qualifiers: Amit Panghal one win away from qualification

Panghal will now face 2019 Southeast Asian Games gold medallist Carlo Paalam of Philipinnes. One more win would be enough for the 24-year-old to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
 

Mar 07, 2020, 17:00 PM IST

Amit Panghal ranked world No.1 by IOC's Boxing Task Force

Panghal has enjoyed a phenomenal run since 2017, clinching gold medals at the 2018 Commonwealth and Asian Games.

Feb 13, 2020, 13:16 PM IST

Will not get satisfied unless I clinch gold at Olympics: Boxer Amit Panghal

On Saturday, Panghal settled for a silver medal in the World Boxing Championships as he lost the final match to Uzbekistan`s Shakhobidin Zoirov. 

Sep 23, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

World Boxing Championships: India's Amit Panghal loses in final, settles for silver

This is the first time that more than one Indian boxer finished on the podium at a single edition of the World Championships. 

Sep 21, 2019, 20:10 PM IST

India's Duryodhan Singh makes winning start at World Boxing Championship

With the win, Negi has now set up a clash against sixth seed Zeyad Eashash of Jordan in the second round.

Sep 14, 2019, 12:01 PM IST

Mary Kom, Amit Panghal among 10 boxers in TOPS scheme

India has so far won two Olympic medals in boxing -- Vijender Singh won the bronze in 2008 Beijing Games while Mary Kom won the bronze in 2012 London Games.
 

Sep 11, 2019, 21:59 PM IST

World Boxing Championships: Amit Panghal among three Indians to get bye into pre-quarterfinals

Asian champion Amit Panghal (52kg) was among the three other Indian boxers who have received a bye into the pre-quarterfinals of the World Boxing Championships, which began on Monday. 

Sep 10, 2019, 15:41 PM IST

Mary Kom recuses herself from sports awards meeting to avoid conflict

According to sources, Mary had in fact wanted to resign from the committee when media reports appeared pointing at a case of conflict of interest against her.

Aug 17, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

Boxers Amit Panghal, Gaurav Bidhuri nominated for Arjuna award

Other boxers who will be in contention but have not been recommended by BFI are former world silver-medallist Sonia Lather and former CWG bronze-winner Pinki Rani. 

Apr 30, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

Amit Panghal continues golden run; Pooja Rani on top among women at Asian Championships

India ended the event with 13 medals -- two gold, four silver and seven bronze medals -- in the tournament which was held simultaneously for men and women for the first time.

Apr 26, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

Amit Panghal hands India its first gold at 2019 Asian Boxing Championships

Amit Panghal made India proud on Friday by clinching the country's first gold medal at the 2019 Asian Boxing Championships in Bangkok, Thailand. 

Apr 26, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

Asian Boxing Championships: Indian boxers aim to continue marauding run in semis

Thirteen of the country's boxers -- seven men and six women -- are assured of at least bronze medals after advancing to the last-four stage of the marquee continental championship.

Apr 24, 2019, 16:23 PM IST

Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa in Indian men's boxing team for Asian Championships

The Asian Championships are scheduled to be held in the Thai capital of Bangkok from April 19 to 28.

Mar 20, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

For Asian Games gold, boxer Amit Panghal gets nominated for Arjuna award

Asian Games medallist Amit Panghal on Tuesday was nominated for the prestigious Arjuna award by the Boxing Federation of India. 

Sep 12, 2018, 10:44 AM IST

Asian Games 2018 Gold medalist Amit Panghal expresses his desire to meet Dharmendra; veteran actor posts adorable reply

Amit had also bagged a silver medal earlier this year.

Sep 04, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Boxer Amit Panghal takes Silver in men's light flyweight

Indian boxer Amit Panghal finished with the silver medal in the men's light flyweight (49-kilogram) category at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Australia's Gold Coast on Saturday.

Apr 14, 2018, 10:07 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Boxer Amit Panghal enters finals of men's light flyweight 49kilogram category

Indian boxer Amit Panghal entered the final of the men's light flyweight (49-kilogram) category at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Australia's Gold Coast on Friday.

Apr 13, 2018, 11:41 AM IST