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Vijender Singh

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

Vijender Singh defends two pro-boxing titles with 10th straight win

Vijender Singh kept his unbeaten pro-boxing record intact on Saturday in Jaipur by winning his 10th straight fight to defend the WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental titles against Ernest Amuzu of Ghana.

Dec 23, 2017, 22:09 PM IST

Not taking it easy, says Vijender Singh ahead of WBO title defece

His unbeaten run notwithstanding, Indian boxing star Vijender Singh is not taking anything for granted as he gears up to defend his WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental titles against Ghana's Ernest Amuzu here on Friday.

Dec 23, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

Vijender Singh confident of ending 2017 on high

The 32-year-old India, who is WBO Oriental Super Middleweight and WBO Asia Pacific champions, laughed at his opponent's recent statement that he would leave the crowd favourite "beaten and broken" in the upcoming bout.

Dec 20, 2017, 19:35 PM IST

Undefeated Vijender Singh aims 10-0 against Ernest Amuzu

This will be Vijender`s last fight of 2017 and the Indian wishes to end the year on a winning note that too with a knockout win.

Dec 17, 2017, 23:24 PM IST

Undefeated Vijender Singh to defend title against African champion Ernest Amuzu

Like Vijender, Amuzu also started his boxing career as an amateur and participated in the 2002 Commonwealth Games and 2004 All Africa Games.

Dec 05, 2017, 12:04 PM IST

Vijender Singh to take on Rocky Fielding next year for super middleweight title

Indian pro boxing ace Vijender Singh will take on British and Commonwealth Super Middleweight champion Rocky Fielding, who will defend his newly acquired title on March 30, 2018, it was announced on Tuesday.

Nov 21, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi on getting married - 'Jab hogi toh hogi, I believe in destiny'

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was on Thursday asked about his marriage plans by boxer Vijender Singh.

Oct 26, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Indian sports fraternity wishes actor Akshay Kumar on his 50th birthday

In keeping with his popularity and his birthday, many Indian sports stars wished him on Twitter. Here is our pick on some of the best tweets from Indian athletes of past and present.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

Vijender Singh’s fan moment with Floyd Mayweather, see picture

India’s most celebrated professional boxer Vijender Singh posted a picture with Floyd Mayweather on Twitter.

Aug 26, 2017, 15:51 PM IST

WATCH: Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim claims he trained Virat Kohli, Vijender Singh

Haryana has been put on alert ahead of Friday's court verdict with the state government today saying it is not averse to seeking Army’s help to maintain law and order.

Aug 24, 2017, 12:58 PM IST