Sports  /  Published 28.12.19

Mary Kom makes a statement

MC Mary Kom ticked the right boxes to emerge victorious in the ‘bout of presitge’ against challenger Nikhat Zareen on Saturday. The six-time world champion and London Olympic medallist won the int...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 11.12.18

Ultimate Lady moniker for Magnificent Mary Kom

World champion pugilist M.C. Mary Kom was on Tuesday bestowed with the title of Meethoi Leima (Ultimate Lady) by the Manipur government at a function at Khuman Lampak sports complex here.Chief ministe...
By Robert Sapam in Imphal

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.03.19

Poor turnout at urban road show

Poor promotions, lack of sporting activities and less number of food stalls were the major reasons behind the poor turnout of people at the much-hyped morning festival Jam@Streets on Sunday.It was a l...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Sports  /  Published 21.03.20

Mary Kom breaks protocol

Amid panic over a possibility of community transmission of Covid-19, it has now come to the fore that ace boxer and Rajya Sabha MP Mary Kom broke the 14-day quarantine protocol which has been put in p...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 06.03.20

BRIEFS: Krishan enters quarters

Vikas Krishan (69kg) entered the quarter finals of the Asian Olympic Qualifiers of boxing with a thumping win over Kyrgyzstan’s Nursultan Mamataly here on Friday. Krishan clinched a 5-0 triumph to m...
By Agencies in Calcutta


World  /  Published 24.12.18

Death shadow on Thailand child boxing

Sprawled on a bamboo mat, Supattra Inthirat closed her eyes as her father massaged her hard arms with oil and menthol. In preparation for her 15th muay Thai bout, her father whispered a prayer into he...
By Ben C. Solomon/NYTNS in That Phanom (Thailand)

Sports  /  Published 17.10.19

Manju Rani 2024 Olympics on boxer’s radar but she is not rushing matters

Boxer Manju Rani is only 19. And this was her maiden appearance at the Women’s World Boxing Championships, at Ulan-Ude in Russia. But not for a moment did her confidence waiver as she moved up, roun...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta


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