Mary Kom
Sports  /  Published 03.05.20

Fab 4 pack a punch for Tokyo

Indian athletes who have already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics are keeping their chin up amid assertions by the Games bosses that the event, now scheduled for July 2021, would be cancelled if the p...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.04.20

PM discusses Covid-19 with top athletes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday discussed the the rapidly-growing threat of the Covid-19 pandemic with India's top athletes, including cricket icon Virat Kohli and star shuttler P. V. Sindhu, u...
By PTI in New Delhi

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 10.03.20

BRIEFS: Leicester win

Brendan Rodgers hopes Leicester can kick on from a confidence-boosting 4-0 thrashing of Aston Villa, thanks to doubles from Harvey Barnes and Jamie Vardy, and secure a place in next season’s Champio...
By Agencies in Madrid

Sports  /  Published 09.03.20

Mary Kom, Panghal qualify

Six-time world champion M C Mary Kom (51kg) qualified for Tokyo Olympics by advancing to the Asian Qualifiers' semi-final with a comfortable win over the Philippines's Irish Magno, here on Monday.Seco...
By PTI in Amman

North East  /  Published 30.01.20

Bhagyabati hails Mary Kom

Pugilist Bhagyabati Kachari, who recently won silver at the 9th Nation’s Cup in Serbia, hailed Mary Kom’s Padma Vibhushan as big boost to the boxing fraternity.Bhagyabati, who hails from Assam’s...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 30.12.19

Boxing or weightlifting, NE had a field day

The sports scene in the Northeast witnessed a number of high points — starting from boxing to weightlifting. Boxers from Assam and Manipur continued their good run, while a young sporting prodigy fr...
By Abdul Gani & Imtiaz Ahmed in Guwahati

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

Sports  /  Published 27.12.19

Mary Kom to take on Zareen today

Six-time world champion MC Mary Kom and Nikhat Zareen will clash in the 51kg category finals of the women’s boxing trials for the Tokyo Olympic qualifiers after claiming unanimous victories in their...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 19.10.19

Bronze medallist Jamuna Boro salutes her coaches

Bronze medallist Jamuna Boro has dedicated her first world boxing championship medal to her coaches. The 22-year-old pugilist from Assam’s Sonitpur district won bronze in the 54kg category in her ma...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati


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