Vijender Singh

This day that year: When Vijender Singh punched his way to historic Olympic medal in Beijing

Vijender Singh unlocked the achievement at the Beijing Olympics in 2008, where he went on to bring home a bronze medal from his category.

Aug 22, 2021, 14:19 PM IST

Vijender Singh's unbeaten run in professional boxing ends, lose to Artysh Lopsan in Goa

Before this match, Vijender Singh enjoyed a 12-game winning streak in the professional boxing career since starting his career in 2015.

Mar 20, 2021, 08:31 AM IST

Vijender Singh to fight Russian boxer Artysh Lopsan on March 19

Vijender Singh is unbeaten throughout his professional boxing career, carrying a record of 12-0 that includes eight knockouts.

Mar 12, 2021, 20:54 PM IST

Will return sports award if Farm laws not withdrawn: Vijender Singh

Olympic winning boxer Vijender Singh has said he would return the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Dec 06, 2020, 16:38 PM IST

Vijender Singh lends support to farmers protest, says will return Khel Ratna if farm laws not revoked

Vijender Singh announced that if the three new farm laws are not rolled back he will  return his Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.

Dec 06, 2020, 15:29 PM IST

Exclusive talk to Olympic champions boxer Vijender Singh and wrestler Sushil Kumar on Zee News

In this video, exclusive talk to Olympic champions boxer Vijender Singh and wrestler Sushil Kumar on Zee News.

Aug 01, 2020, 09:18 AM 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

Eye on Olympics but can't fulfil formalities anymore: Vijender Singh

Boxer Vijender Singh, who became the first Indian boxer to win an Olympic medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, has expressed his desire to represent India in the Olympics again after the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) relaxation of rules pertaining to professionals competing at the Olympics. Vijender had turned professional in June 2015.

Dec 11, 2019, 00:11 AM 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

Amit Panghal becomes 1st Indian boxer to reach World Championships final

Panghal defeated Saken Bibossinov of Kazakhstan 3-2 by split decision in thrilling semi-final clash of the men's 52 kg Flyweight category to book his place in the summit showdown. 

Sep 20, 2019, 17:04 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

Victorious debut for Vijender Singh in USA

The result of the match against an experienced Mike Snider was Vijender Singh's 11th consecutive win.

Jul 14, 2019, 13:47 PM IST

Congress fields boxer Vijender Singh from South Delhi Lok Sabha seat

Vijender Singh is pitted against BJP`s sitting MP Ramesh Bidhuri 

Apr 22, 2019, 23:56 PM IST

Vijender Singh injured during training session, US pro debut delayed

Vijender, India's first Olympic and world championships medallist in boxing, was to make his US debut at the Staples Center on the Vasiliy Lomachenko-Anthony Crolla undercard.

Mar 25, 2019, 16:59 PM IST

Vijender Singh set to make US pro circuit debut on April 12, to start training under legendary coach Freddie Roach

Vijender, unbeaten in his 10-bout pro career, will make his US debut at Staples Center. It will be an eight-round contest and his opponent will be announced later.

Mar 06, 2019, 15:24 PM IST

Virender Sehwag, Vijender Singh to campaign for RLP candidate in Rajasthan’s Bhilwara

Virender Sehwag, boxer Vijender Singh and wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat will campaign for the RLP candidate.

Nov 29, 2018, 13:07 PM IST

Ahead of Akshay Kumar starrer Gold release, sports legends across the nation share their 'Feeling of Gold'

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar whose patriotic flick Gold is all set to hit the theatres on Independence day has brought together the biggest sports legends in the nation to share their feeling of Gold.

Aug 12, 2018, 19:22 PM IST

Vijender Singh to fight British Lee Markham for 3rd title

 Indian boxing star Vijender Singh will be gunning for his third professional title when he takes on Briton Lee Markham for the Commonwealth Super Middleweight belt on July 13 in London.

Jun 06, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

Vijender Singh rises to sixth in WBO rankings

Indian boxing star Vijender Singh has risen four rungs to sixth in the latest WBO rankings for the super middleweight category.

Jan 25, 2018, 18:23 PM IST

Ready for Amir Khan and more titles, says Vijender Singh

"He (Amir Khan) has boasted that he has two world titles, now I too have two world titles, so we should have a fight," said pro-boxer Vijender after defending his WBO titles on Saturday in Jaipur.

Dec 24, 2017, 14:10 PM IST