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13 September, 2018 10:59 AM Boxers Sarita Devi, Mary Kom storm into semis, assured of medals in Polish tourney

Indian pugilist Sarita Devi stormed into the semifinal round, assuring a podium finish at the 13th International Silesian Women’s Boxing Championship in Gliwice, Poland. MC Mary Kom was awarded direct entry into the semis.  Indian pugilist Sarita Devi stormed into the semifinal round, assuring a podium finish at the 13th International Silesian Women’s 38

12 September, 2018 8:30 AM For Asian Games gold, boxer Amit Panghal gets nominated for Arjuna award

Asian Games medallist Amit Panghal on Tuesday was nominated for the prestigious Arjuna award by the Boxing Federation of India.  Asian Games medallist Amit Panghal on Tuesday was nominated for the prestigious Arjuna award by the Boxing Federation of India. Amit Panghal had won a gold medal in the Men’s light flyweight (49 kg) bout at the 2018 Asian Games 51

1 September, 2018 7:39 AM Asian Games 2018: India's Amit Panghal Beats Olympic Champion To Win Boxing Gold Read In Tamil

Amit, making his debut at the Games, showed immense tactical brilliance, especially in defence to defeat his opponent, who has an iconic status in international boxing. Dusmatov won a silver in the world championship last year. Dusmatov, known for his brilliant counter-attacks, seemed wary of the constantly-on-the-move Indian, who refused to fall into the trap of diving 42

31 August, 2018 7:09 AM Asian Games: Injured Vikas Krishan Ruled Out Of Semifinal Bout, Takes Home Bronze

Vikas Krishan suffered a nasty cut just above his left eye after an accidental clash of heads during his quarterfinal bout against China's Erbieke Tanglatihan. During his quarterfinal bout, Vikas Krishan went on to win a split decision after being forced to box at distance to protect the wound but his withdrawal means he will have to take home the bronze 97

8 August, 2018 1:59 PM MC Mary Kom Recalls The Day She Won Bronze At The 2012 London Olympics

Mary Kom had lost in the semi-final to settle for bronze at the 2012 London Olympics. It was the year 2012 and India's hopes of a boxing medal at the London Olympics were riding on the country's first woman pugilist MC Mary Kom. After a fierce battle with eventual gold medal winner Nicola Adams, Mary Kom settled for a bronze medal on this day in 2012. Six years 44

21 June, 2018 9:17 PM In Nitish Kumar's Absence From Yoga Event in Bihar, A Message To Delhi

Nitish Kumar had a personal invite from his deputy, Sushil Kumar Modi, who had asked him over to Patna's most prominent yoga event of the day. Patna: For three years, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his party had made it a point to take a dig at the mega events to commemorate International Yoga Day organised across the country. But they were then political 54

21 June, 2018 4:17 PM Four Indians assured of medals in Mongolia

India was assured of four bronze medals at the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing in Mongolia after Sonia Lather (57k) and Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) in the women’s category and Himnshu Sharma (49kg) and Ashish (64kg) in the men’s section made the semifinals on Thursday. At the Chemistry Cup in Halle, Amit Panghal (49kg), Gaurav Solanki (52kg) and Dheeraj Rangi entered 28

1 May, 2018 1:51 PM 16 for World youth boxing

Sixteen boxers, including 10 women, have qualified to represent India in the AIBA Youth World boxing championships to be held in Budapest in August. The challenge in the women’s section will be spearheaded by 2017 World Youth champion Nitu (48kg) and Shakshi Choudhary (57kg). National champion Jony (60kg) will look to make the most of this opportunity 55

26 April, 2018 3:49 PM Bhambri, Bopanna get Arjuna nods

The All India Tennis Association (AITA) has nominated the country’s top singles player Yuki Bhambri and doubles expert Rohan Bopanna for the Arjuna award. Bhambri recently reclaimed his place in top-100 after a string of impressive performances, achieving his career-best rank of 83. “It’s an honour to be nominated. It’s acknowledgment of my hard work,” said Bhambri 55

23 April, 2018 5:05 PM South Africa unveil bumper cricket summer ahead of 2019 World Cup

Cape Town: Cricket South Africa have announced their home schedule for the 2018/19 season that will see tours by Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe, with the focus on One-Day Internationals ahead of the World Cup next year. Pakistan will feature in the marquee Boxing Day and New Year Tests as they tour South Africa for the first time since 2013. The first 40