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Indian Boxing Federation

Boxing India president calls for Executive Council meet without secretary's knowledge

Trouble is brewing again in Indian boxing following the decision of Boxing India president to convene an Executive Council meet in Delhi on Thursday without the consent of the secretary general.

Apr 22, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

Indian boxers look to regain lost pride in Incheon

 With a new federation in place, Indian boxers will be looking to regain some pride at the 2014 Asian Games starting Friday in the South Korean city of Incheon.

Sep 16, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

Zee Media Exclusive: Fixing in Boxing!

Sandeep Jajodia, CMD of Indian boxing's long-time sponsors -- the Monnet Group --, is all set to be elected unopposed as the president of the much-anticipated new Federation after he was the sole c

Sep 08, 2014, 22:19 PM IST

Sandeep Jajodia set to be elected President of new Boxing Federation

 Sandeep Jajodia, CMD of Indian boxing's long-time sponsors -- the Monnet Group --, is all set to be elected unopposed as the president of the much-anticipated new Federation after he was the sole candidate left in fray on the final day of filing nominations for the September 11 polls.

Sep 06, 2014, 21:06 PM IST

Boxing India faces allegations of manipulating election rules

The tug of war ahead of the much-delayed elections to form a new Indian Boxing Federation is intensifying with every approaching day and the body entrusted with the job of conducting the polls is now facing allegations of manipulating the election rules.

Sep 03, 2014, 15:41 PM IST

Wrangling continues ahead of Boxing India polls

 The long-pending elections to form a new Indian Boxing Federation have run into rough weather yet again with Rakesh Thakran, a contestant for the Secretary General's post, demanding the rejection of his rival Jay Kowli's nomination papers on technical grounds.

Sep 02, 2014, 13:00 PM IST

Gujarat boxing body claims conspiracy in suspension

Claiming conspiracy in the suspension of Gujarat Amateur Boxing Association, its General Secretary I D Nanavati has written to the International Boxing Association (AIBA) complaining that the move was aimed at stopping him from participating in the upcoming Boxing India elections.

Aug 20, 2014, 16:35 PM IST

IOA to set up panel to pick boxers for CWG, Asiad

With Indian Boxing Federation`s return to the fold of its international body likely to take time, the Indian Olympic Association is set to constitute a committee to pick the teams for the upcoming Commonwealth and Asian Games.

Mar 31, 2014, 21:04 PM IST

Muralidharan Raja-led faction submits vision for Indian boxing to AIBA

After staking its claim to form the new Indian Boxing Federation, the faction led by former Secretary General P K Muralidharan Raja has now submitted its vision document to the International Boxing Association, promising to implement AIBA proposals on various issues within six months of taking over.

Mar 18, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

Unilateral termination unfair: IBF President

Baffled by the International Boxing Association`s decision to terminate it, the suspended Indian Boxing Federation`s President Abhishek Matoria today said it cannot make sense of the "unfair" decision and will take up the matter with the IOA now.

Mar 04, 2014, 16:30 PM IST

IBF representatives should not vote in IOA polls: IOC, AIBA

The suspended Indian Boxing Federation will not have any representation in the upcoming IOA elections after the IOC and the AIBA instructed that no official from the IBF be allowed to cast a vote in the February 9 polls.

Jan 31, 2014, 16:17 PM IST

Final decision on IBF very soon: AIBA

Livid with the continuing deadlock in the Indian Boxing Federation, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has promised a "final decision" on its suspension very soon but has barred IBF officials from conducting meetings or representing the body at any forum.

Jan 31, 2014, 13:27 PM IST

IBF set for SGM to plan breakthrough in suspension logjam

In a desperate bid to get its international suspension lifted in the next couple of months, the Indian Boxing Federation is planning to call a Special General Meeting to work out the date for an AGM where the schedule for a fresh election would be finalised.

Jan 22, 2014, 21:11 PM IST

Gurbax Singh Sandhu named chief boxing coach till 2016 Olympics

The long-serving Gurbax Singh Sandhu was on Wednesday retained as the national coach of the men`s Indian boxing team till the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Nov 20, 2013, 15:31 PM IST

IBF does not have any validly appointed officers: AIBA

Livid with the suspended Indian Boxing Federation`s antics, International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Ching Kuo-Wu has said the world body will now work with the IOA to "get to a position where it will be possible to hold new elections" for the IBF.

Oct 22, 2013, 16:10 PM IST

Matoria`s position as IBF Prez challenged by own state unit

One year after he took over as the Indian Boxing Federation`s President, which was followed by its international suspension, Abhishek Matoria`s election for the top post has been challenged by the very body he claimed to represent in the controversial polls.

Oct 13, 2013, 14:11 PM IST

Nothing conclusive came out of state units meeting: IBF

The suspended Indian Boxing Federation on Monday sought to downplay the meeting of its state units here, saying that it was not as well attended as claimed and "nothing conclusive" came out of the gathering.

Oct 07, 2013, 18:05 PM IST

AIBA asked Raja not to call meeting: IBF

The wrangling within the Indian Boxing Federation continued with the IBF stating that the world body AIBA had "categorically" instructed vice-president, Brig Muralidharan Raja, to stay away from calling any meeting on his own.

Oct 06, 2013, 18:46 PM IST

Mary Kom hopes suspension of IBF is lifted by world body

Star boxer M C Mary Kom is very upset with the suspension of the Indian Boxing Federation (IBF) by its parent world body AIBA and is fervently hoping that the issue would be sorted out at the earliest for the benefit of young Indian hopefuls.

Sep 30, 2013, 20:08 PM IST

Zareen settles for silver in Youth World Boxing Championships

Reigning junior world champion Nikhat Zareen (54kg) settled for a silver medal after her winning run was finally halted at the AIBA Women`s Youth World Boxing Championships in Albena, Bulgaria on Sunday.

Sep 30, 2013, 00:24 AM IST