Sports  /  Published 10.06.22

CWG: Injury rules Mary Kom out

Veteran Indian boxer MC Mary Kom's bid to compete at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games ended in a heartbreak here on Friday as she was forced to withdraw midway from the selection trials due to a ...
By Aparajita Upadhyay

Sports  /  Published 03.06.22

Nikhat Zareen gets candid about her win

Fave food: Biryani, Butter Chicken Fave boxing punch: Hook Fave exercise: Running Fave city: Paris, though I haven’t gone there yet. Fave song: I Believe I Can Fly by R. Kelly ...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Sports  /  Published 21.05.22

Nikhat: Girl who out-punched obstacles

Spunky and always upbeat, that’s Nikhat Zareen, India’s new women’s boxing champion. Even when the chips are down — be it an injury which kept her out of the ring for a year in...
By Angshuman Roy

Sports  /  Published 20.05.22

Hurdles have made me strong: Nikhat

Hardened by the difficult circumstances in her career, newly-crowned World Champion boxer Nikhat Zareen said she has adopted a combative approach where "whatever happens I have to fight and give ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 19.05.22

Nikhat Zareen enters elite club

Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen emerged world champion with a comfortable 5-0 victory over Thailand's Jitpong Jutamas in the flyweight (52kg) final of the Women's World Championships in Istanbul on...
By Our Bureau, Agencies


Sports  /  Published 19.05.22

Nikhat to fight for gold medal

Nikhat Zareen (52kg) was the lone Indian to enter the final as two others signed off with bronze medals in the Women’s World Boxing Championships in Istanbul on Wednesday. Nikhat, the 2019 Asia...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 17.05.22

Boxing: Three medals assured

India boxers Nikhat Zareen (52kg), Manisha (57kg) and Parveen (63kg) advanced to the semi-finals of the IBA Women’s World Boxing Championships in Istanbul on Monday, thereby confirming three med...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 09.05.22

Alvarez falls to Bivol

Canelo Alvarez suffered a surprise defeat on Saturday as Russia’s Dmitry Bivol successfully defended his World Boxing Association light heavyweight title with a win by unanimous decision at Las ...
By Reuters

Sports  /  Published 01.05.22

Mary offer for Kerala pugilists

Renowned boxer and Olympic medallist Mary Kom on Saturday offered free training to the best boxing talents from Kerala at her academy. Kom, who was in the state to attend the inaugural function of th...
By Our bureau and PTI in Thiruvananthapuram

Sports  /  Published 06.04.22

Sumit fourth boxer to enter semis

India boxer Sumit (75kg) entered the last-4 of Thailand Open with a comfortable win over Timur Nurseitov in Phuket on Tuesday. Sumit, who had received a bye in the opening round, looked in good touch ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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