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Aug 06, 2017
Battleground Asia: Vijender Singh clinches double title after surviving close bout against Zulpikar MaimaitialiAs a bloodied and a visibly exhausted Vijender Singh held his arms aloft after being declared the winner of the double title fight against Zulpikar Maimaitiali, the sense of relief in his camp was palpable.
Jul 25, 2017
Battleground Asia: Neeraj Goyat books his place with Vijender Singh, will defend his subsequent titleWBC Asia Pacific welterweight champion Neeraj Goyat will join Vijender Singh in putting his title on the line during the 'Battleground Asia' fight night where Olympians Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar will make their professional debuts on 5 August.
Jul 23, 2017
Olympic medallist MC Mary Kom denies making deriding remarks against fellow boxersOlympic bronze medallist and five-time world champion MC Mary Kom on Sunday denied reports that she made disparaging remarks against fellow male boxers like Shiva Thapa and Manoj Kumar during a meeting of the national observers.
Jul 23, 2017
MC Mary Kom says she never sought Shiva Thapa's ouster from Target Olympic Podium SchemeReacting to a report that she had sought Thapa's removal from TOPS, Mary Kom issued a statement to deny having made any such remark at the meeting which took place on Friday.
Jul 02, 2017
Vijender Singh-Zulpikar Maimaitiali bout tickets go on sale, cheapest ticket to cost Rs 1200The online ticket sales of Indian boxing star Vijender Singh's showdown with Chinese Zulpikar Maimaitiali in a double title fight in August started on Sunday.
Jun 27, 2017
Vijender Singh to take on China's undefeated Zulpikar Maimaitiali in WBO bout for double titleIndia's star professional boxer and Olympic bronze medalist Vijender Singh will clash with China's undefeated, left-handed fighter Zulpikar Maimaitiali for a double title fight on 5 August.
Jun 12, 2017
IOC increase weight categories for women, drop two divisions from men's event for Olympic Games 2020In a bid to bridge the increasing gender parity in the Games, IOC has decided to increase weight categories for women and drop two divisions from the men's event of the 2020 Olympic Games.
Mar 20, 2017
Vijender Singh's next bout postponed after promoters struggle to find an opponentIndian boxing star Vijender Singh's next bout scheduled on 1 April has been postponed as his promoters are struggling to find an opponent for him.
Mar 20, 2017
Abhinav Bindra, PT Usha among Olympians named as National Observers to assist growth of sports in IndiaThe government of India has designated 12 Olympians, including Beijing Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra, as National Observers in their respective disciplines to assist in preparation and implementation of the long-term development plan.
Feb 24, 2017
Vijender Singh's next opponent Zulpikar Maimaitiali backs out of fight against IndianThe Vijender-Zulpikar super middleweight contest was to be a double Asian title fight with the Indian's WBO Asia-Pacific belt and the Chinese boxer's WBO Oriental title on the line