Boxing

May 05, 2021 16:05
NEW DELHI: RK Sacheti, executive director of the Boxing Federation of India, died on Tuesday after battling COVID-19, a demise that was mourned by administrators cutting across sports as well as the International Boxing Association (AIBA). He was 56 and is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter.
Apr 30, 2021 20:04
NEW DELHI: Bowing to the inevitable, the first-ever Indian Championship fight, which had been endorsed by the the World Boxing Council (WBC), has been called off.  
Apr 27, 2021 19:04
ABU DHABI: The UAE Boxing Federation, in coordination with the Indian Boxing Federation and the International Boxing Association (AIBA), will host the Asian Boxing Championship on 21st May in Dubai. The championship was set to be held in the Indian capital, New Delhi, on the same date, but the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in India prevented the event from taking place.
Apr 26, 2021 20:04
NEW DELHI: Due to the upsurge of COVID-19 cases in India, the Asian Boxing Confederation is set to scrap the Asian Elite Men and Women Boxing Championships, originally scheduled from May 21 to 31 in the Indian capital, one of the virus hotbeds in the country.
Apr 20, 2021 18:04
NEW DELHI: In what is being billed as a game changer for professional boxing in the country, the World Boxing Council (WBC) has endorsed the Indian Championship fight between Chandni Mehra and Suman Kumari on May 1 in Jalandhar.
Apr 15, 2021 17:04
LOS ANGELES: TrillerNet, parent company of AI-driven short video social app Triller, Wednesday announced it has acquired FITE, the premier global live-event and Pay-Per-View, SVOD and AVOD and streaming platform for sports and entertainment.
Apr 06, 2021 17:04
LAUSANNE: Uzbekistan's capital city Tashkent has been awarded the 2023 Men’s World Boxing Championships after the successful bid presentation by the Boxing Federation of Uzbekistan (BFU), the International Boxing Association has confirmed.
Mar 24, 2021 10:03
LAUSANNE: The International Boxing Association has appointed two-times AIBA world champion and Olympic champion István Kovács as the world body's secretary-general.  The decision was taken by the AIBA board of directors on Monday, March 22nd, during a meeting via videoconference. 
Mar 18, 2021 19:03
NEW DELHI: Glasgow Commonwealth Games Silver-medallist Mandeep Jangra has signed up with Florida-based Pro Box Promotions and will be making his debut on May 1 against a yet-to-be-decided opponent in Tampa, Florida. 
Mar 18, 2021 17:03
NEW DELHI: Dream Sports Foundation (DSF), the philanthropic arm of Dream Sports, one of India’s leading sports technology companies, Thursday announced a partnership with the Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation (MKRBF) to support six talented and budding female boxers from Imphal.