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Biopic of only Indian boxer who fought Muhammad Ali in the pipeline

Titled "Padma Shri Kaur Singh", the film will trace the achievements of the heavyweight boxer.

Oct 10, 2019, 19:54 PM IST

Darshan Kumaar to play boxer in Rakeysh Mehra's Toofan

"Toofan" also stars Farhan Akhtar and Paresh Rawal.

Sep 16, 2019, 19:24 PM IST

National-level boxer with 17 gold medals now sells ice-cream for a living

Dinesh Kumar has proved his mettle and made India proud at the global platform on multiple occasions. 

Oct 28, 2018, 22:59 PM IST

National-level boxer drowns in canal in UP's Muzaffarnagar, body recovered

The body of a national-level boxer who had drowned in the Ganga canal in Muzaffarnagar district on Sunday has been recovered, police said on Thursday. Abhishek Sharma, 21, had come to Khatoli town from Muzaffarnagar to bath but drowned in the canal. His body was recovered on Wednesday evening after a search by divers, they said.

Jul 12, 2018, 10:42 AM IST

Donald Trump mulls posthumously pardoning Boxer Muhammad Ali

US President Donald Trump said that he was considering posthumously pardoning the late boxer Muhammad Ali, who was convicted in 1967 after refusing military service in Vietnam.

Jun 09, 2018, 10:36 AM IST

Boxer Floyd Mayweather tops Forbes list of world's best paid athletes

American boxer Floyd Mayweather`s blockbuster fight against Conor McGregor has pushed him back to the top of the Forbes list of best paid athletes for the fourth time in seven years.

Jun 06, 2018, 15:15 PM IST

Boxer Gaurav Bidhuri hopeful to clinch medal in Asian Games

 World Championship bronze medalist boxer Gaurav Bidhuri on Tuesday assured that he will do his best in the Asian Games and definitely win a medal for the country.

Jun 05, 2018, 10:58 AM IST

Will Smith to be pallbearer at Muhammad Ali's funeral

Will Smith and former heavyweight world champion Lennox Lewis have been named as pallbearers at boxing legend Muhammad Ali's funeral.

Jun 07, 2016, 17:45 PM IST

Parkinson's disease: 10 early warning signs you might have the condition!

The causes of Parkinson's disease remain unknown, but experts believe that the condition is caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors.

Jun 06, 2016, 10:12 AM IST

#RIPMuhammadAli: Sports fraternity mourns death of 'The Greatest' boxer

The three-time World Champion, who had been battling Parkinson's disease for decades, died in a hospital in Phoenix, Arizona.

Jun 04, 2016, 12:13 PM IST

Muhammad Ali – 10 interesting facts you must know about 'The Greatest' boxer

Ali retired in 1981 after losing to Trevor Berbick in his 61st career bout.

Jun 04, 2016, 11:12 AM IST

VIDEO: This inspiring speech by Muhammad Ali will blow your mind

Ali had a huge fan base, not only because of his achievements inside the ring, but also because of the way he inspired people off it.

Jun 04, 2016, 10:32 AM IST

Darshan Kumaar, Randeep Hooda and Vijender Singh showcase 'Jat power punch'! See pic

Check out 'Jat trio' Darshan Kumaar, Randeep Hooda and Vijender Singh's power punch pic!

May 28, 2016, 12:54 PM IST

Vijender Singh knocks out Sonny Whiting in his first professional boxing match

In Manchester, Vijender Singh wins his first professional boxing match by defeating Britain's boxer, Sonny Whiting.

Oct 11, 2015, 10:55 AM IST

Delhi: Boxer Rakesh Kumar arrested for drugs possession

Indian boxer Rakesh Kumar has been arrested on Thursday for possession of drugs worth Rs 3 crore.

Jul 16, 2015, 21:41 PM IST

Vijender Singh fall-out: Haryana may make it mandatory for athletes to play for 6 years

In the aftermath of the furore created by Olympic-medallist boxer Vijender Singh's decision to turn professional, the Haryana government on Saturday said it is considering making it mandatory for a sportsman, who gets government employment, to compete for at least six years.

Jul 04, 2015, 19:42 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao sued in US court for allegedly not disclosing injury

Two people in Nevada filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Manny Pacquiao, alleging the boxer defrauded ticket buyers, television viewers and gamblers by failing to disclose a pre-bout shoulder injury ahead of his fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

May 06, 2015, 03:10 AM IST

Want to see Nawazuddin Siddiqui as a boxer?

He floored the audiences with his impeccable acting talent in edgy films such as 'Gangs Of Wasseypur' and 'Talaash'. Flawless actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is one such bundle of talent, who can give jitters to any star-in-the-making through his sheer screen presence.

Apr 23, 2015, 08:55 AM IST

Poverty forces boxer to work as ATM guard

Poverty forces Boxer Shyam Lal to work as an ATM guard in Haryana's Kaithal.

Apr 17, 2015, 15:10 PM IST

Canadian Indian Pankaj Tyagi offers financial assistance to boxer Rishu Mittal

After a Zee Media campaign brought to light the plight of boxer Rishu Mittal,Canadian Indian Pankaj Tyagi offered financial asistance to her.

Apr 08, 2015, 17:58 PM IST