Boxing

NEW DELHI: Olympics Bronze medallist Lovlina Borgohain has been elected as the chair and a voting member on the board of directors for the Athletes’ Committee, the International Boxing Association (IBA) said on Thursday.

Borgohain received the highest number of votes during the election held at the 2022 Women’s World Championships.

Indian boxer Shiva Thapa has also been elected as a member of the IBA Athletes Committee following the election held during the 2021 IBA Men’s World Championships.

May 25, 2022 17:05
NEW DELHI: The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) and Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Tuesday felicitated all three medal winners of the 12th IBA Women’s World Boxing Championships at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi.
Apr 29, 2022 18:04
MUMBAI: Dream Sports Foundation (DSF), the philanthropic arm of Dream Sports, Friday announced the launch of the “DreamJab” programme in collaboration with the Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation (MKRBF). 
Apr 25, 2022 07:04
BENGALURU: Performances depicting Karnataka’s cultural heritage and a sound and light show added sparkle to the opening ceremony of the 2nd Khelo India University Games 2021 here at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium on Sunday.
Apr 22, 2022 12:04
BENGALURU: The stage is set for the second edition of the Khelo India University Games 2021 to kick off on Saturday in the Karnataka capital. KIUG 2021, delayed by a year due to the pandemic, will see over 4,000 athletes from over 200 universities compete for the top prize in 20 disciplines.
Apr 13, 2022 09:04
LONDON: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has confirmed that the 2026 Commonwealth Games will be hosted by the state of Victoria in Australia.  In a big jolt to India, wrestling, shooting and archery have been dropped from the initial sports programme list, though Twenty20 cricket is on it.
Apr 11, 2022 21:04
MELBOURNE: DiBella Entertainment has appointed IMG to sell media rights globally for the lightweight boxing world title fight between “Ferocious” George Kambosos Jr. and Devin “The Dream” Haney.
Apr 11, 2022 21:04
BENGALURU: With just two weeks left for the Khelo India University Games 2021, the Government of Karnataka, along with the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India, is geared up to host the biggest national sporting event post-pandemic here with Jain University as the host University for the Games.  
Mar 16, 2022 20:03
NEW DELHI: With an aim to develop youth and junior boxers and provide them with more exposure opportunities and quality training, Boxing Federation of India (BFI) on Wednesday announced that they will be inviting Asian powerhouse countries such as Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan to India to train and play tournaments with Indian youth and junior boxers.
Mar 15, 2022 19:03
NEW DELHI: Youth men boxers Vishwanath Suresh and Vanshaj clinched Gold medals on the final day as the Indian contingent concluded their highly successful campaign with 39 medals, including 15 Gold, 10 Silver and 14 Bronze, at the 2022 ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships in Amman, Jordan.
Mar 14, 2022 20:03
NEW DELHI: Shaheen Gill and Nivedita Karki alongside three youth Indian women boxers put up brilliant performances to strike Gold medals at the 2022 ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships in Amman, Jordan on Monday. Tamanna (50kg), Ravina (63kg) and Muskan (75kg) were the other three boxers who also registered victories in the finals and bagged Gold medals.