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12 January, 2018 3:13 PM Sarita and Sarjubala stretched

Face tough challenges before winning The rise in competition in women’s boxing was apparent as experienced hands, such as L. Sarita Devi and S. Sarjubala Devi, faced some tough challenges before emerging champions in the National boxing championship at the Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex here on Friday. Former World champion and multiple-time Asian champion 35

9 January, 2018 5:02 PM Women’s boxing: Pwilao tames Aakanksha

Alari upsets Kavita; smooth sailing for Sarita & Kavita Pwilao Basumatary, a World youth bronze medallist in 2011, represents a group of Railways boxers who train without a boxing coach from their own department in Guwahati. After taming an aggressive Aakanksha 5-0 in a second round bout to reach the 64kg quarterfinals in the National women’s boxing 17

9 January, 2018 4:27 PM Sarita Devi in quarters of National Boxing Championships

Rohtak: Former world and Asian champion L Sarita Devi (60kg) on Tuesday advanced to the quarterfinals of the National Women's Boxing Championships here. Sarita, who won a bronze medal at the Asian Championships last year, defeated Tamil Nadu's Muthulakshmi in a bout that had to be stopped in the opening round itself. Sarita is competing for All India 46

26 December, 2017 2:27 PM Tottenham Hotspur and England forward Harry Kane breaks Alan Shearer's 22-year-old record and overtakes Lionel Messi

After scoring a hattrick against Burnley in his previous outing, Kane had already equalled Shearer's record and knew that a goal in today's Boxing Day match would be special. New Delhi: Harry Kane scored Tottenham's first, second and fifth goal against Southampton in an ongoing English Premier League match, in the Wembley Stadium on 26th December 2017 – scoring 18

26 December, 2017 5:15 AM How David Warner Survived To Smash 21st Test Century After Being Dismissed On 99

David Warner was given out 99 after he spooned a catch to mid-on off the bowling of England debutant Tom Curran. David Warner received a belated Christmas Day gift from his English counterparts on Day 1 of the fourth Ashes Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Tuesday. The Australian opener looked set to miss out on a well-deserved hundred when top-edged 50

4 December, 2017 7:25 PM 45 students get scholarships for excellence in sports

A total of 45 sportspersons studying in schools and colleges/universities in Vellore received scholarships of the Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu (SDAT) on Monday. According to a press release, Collector S.A. Raman handed over the scholarship to the students who had won medals, including in weightlifting, boxing, table tennis, chess and taekwondo 15

29 November, 2017 9:21 AM Indian Olympic Association formally recognises Boxing Federation of India

New Delhi: The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) was on Wednesday recognised as a national body by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), which removed the terminated Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) as its affiliate after months of indecision. The BFI, already recognised by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) and the Sports Ministry, finally 31

27 November, 2017 6:03 AM India claim 5 gold medals at AIBA Youth Women Boxing Championship

India topped the medals' chart after claiming five gold medals on the final day of the AIBA World Women's Youth Boxing Championships on Sunday. Nitu, Jyoti, Sakshi, Shashi Chopra and Ankushita Boro clinched the yellow metals. India earlier had also won two bronze medals. It was the biggest medal haul in the championship, followed by Russia (2 gold, 4 silver) 43

26 November, 2017 4:46 PM A golden day for India

India’s most successful campaign in the World youth women’s boxing championship became even sweeter as all its five boxers in the finals bagged gold medals at the N.C. Bordoloi Indoor Stadium here on Sunday. Backed by a rapturous house, the Haryana quartet of Nitu (48kg), Jyoti Gulia (51kg), Sakshi Chaudhary (54kg) and Shashi Chopra (57kg) and Assam 49

25 November, 2017 5:25 PM Nitu, Sakshi in final

India had another fabulous day in the World youth women boxing championship on Saturday with two more home boxers entering the finals. Haryana’s Nitu (48kg) and Sakshi Chaudhary (54kg) won their semifinal bouts to stay in contention for gold medals. Jyoti Gulia (51kg), Shashi Chopra (57kg) and Ankushita Boro (64kg) had earlier made it to the title clashes 33