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20 April, 2018 2:07 PM Manny Pacquiao targets more bouts after Kuala Lumpur showdown

KUALA LUMPUR: Manny Pacquiao believes he has "a couple more fights" left in him before he retires, starting with his first contest for more than a year when he faces Argentine WBA welterweight world champion Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur this July. "Definitely this is not my last fight," the 39-year-old Filipino said at a news conference in the Malaysian 28

11 April, 2018 2:28 AM Mary Kom advances to final of 48kg with 5-0 verdict

Indian boxing legend M.C. Mary Kom (48kg) advanced to the Commonwealth Games final with a comprehensive triumph over Sri Lanka’s Anusha Dilrukshi Koddithuwak here on Wednesday. It was a battle of veterans as 35-year-old Mary Kom took on the 39-year-old Dilrukshi. Mary Kom, also a sitting Rajya Sabha MP in India, prevailed 5-0 in a dull contest where 17

8 April, 2018 1:36 AM Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 4, Live Updates: Punam Yadav, Manu Bhaker Take India's Gold Tally To Six, Heena Sidhu Bags Silver In Shooting

Undeterred by niggles and lack of proper physiotherapic care, Indian weightlifters delivered two more gold medals for the country on Saturday, while shuttlers and boxers remained unbeaten to make up for the hockey team's sloppy draw against Pakistan on Day 3 of the 21st Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast. India now have four gold, a silver and a bronze 58

7 April, 2018 4:18 PM Good show by Indian pugilists

The challenge ends in squash as Joshna loses tamely The Indian pugilists acquitted themselves well by making progress in the boxing event here on Saturday. Sarita Devi won the women’s 60kg (round of 16) on points against Kimberly Gittens (Barbados), while in the men’s section, Manoj Kumar advanced in the 69kg category defeating Kassim Mbundwike (Tanzania) 28

5 April, 2018 4:03 PM CWG 2018: Boxer Manoj Kumar advances to Round of 16 in men's 69kg

Gold Coast (Australia): Star boxer Manoj Kumar advanced to the round of 16 in men`s boxing 69 kilogram category after convincingly thrashing Osita Umeh of Nigeria 5-0 by unanimous verdict at the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday. The 2010 CWG gold medallist dominated from the start, using the technique of keeping his guard down, and kept drawing Umeh towards 53

4 April, 2018 9:54 AM India’s gold quest at Gold Coast

India’s top stars and dark horses at the Commonwealth Games As the Commonwealth Games 2018 gets under way at Gold Coast in Australia, here is a list of Indian players to watch out for. Of the 156 gold medals that India has won so far in the Games, 56 have been by the shooters. The shooters have accounted for 118 of the 436 medals won by India over the years 38

22 March, 2018 10:56 AM Joseph Parker a bigger all-round threat than Wilder, says boxer Anthony Joshua

New Delhi: Britain`s Anthony Joshua says his next opponent, WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker, is a more well-rounded fighter than Deontay Wilder and does not appear overly impressed with the WBC belt holder`s recent win over Luis Ortiz. Joshua holds the WBA, IBF and IBO crowns and boasts a perfect 20-0 record. The 28-year-old has exchanged jibes 46

6 March, 2018 11:33 AM Can't Believe I Have Won 2 World Cup Golds, Says Manu Bhaker

Partnering Om Prakash Mitharval, Manu Bhaker clinched the 10m air pistol mixed team title, a day after she won the women's 10m air pistol individual gold. One day she lived up to the expectations only to far exceed them the next but winning two gold medals in as many days on a World Cup debut is "beyond belief" for even a storehouse of talent like Manu Bhaker 40

28 February, 2018 4:20 PM Shiva, Gaurav not in CWG squad

Mary Kom and Vikas find a place in the boxing squad World medallists Gaurav Bidhuri and Shiva Thapa were the notable omissions, while the likes of M.C. Mary Kom and Vikas Krishan were picked in India’s boxing squad for the Commonwealth Games, selected for the first time without conventional trials, on Wednesday. In the women’s team, Mary Kom was expectedly 33

28 February, 2018 2:03 PM Commonwealth Games 2018: Mary Kom, Vikas Krishan In India's Boxing Squad

World medallists Gaurav Bidhuri and Shiva Thapa were the notable omissions, while the likes of MC Mary Kom and Vikas Krishan were picked in India's boxing squad for the Commonwealth Games, selected for the first time without conventional trials on Wednesday. Three-time Asian medallist and 2015 world championship bronze-winner Shiva made way for national 43