Latest News on Akhil Kumar
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Jul 31, 2016
Rio 2016: Stalwarts Mary Kom, Vijender Singh confident of a good showing by Indian boxers at OlympicsStalwarts Mary Kom, Vijender Singh are confident of a good showing by boxers Shiva Thapa, Manoj Kumar and Vikas Krishnan at Rio Olympics.
Jul 27, 2016
Rio 2016: Shiva Thapa relying on improved strength for Olympics after London Games disappointmentAll of 22, Shiva Thapa is currently world No.6 in the AIBA rankings and is only the third Indian boxer ever to have won a World Championships medal.
Sep 24, 2014
Asian games: Dushyant bags rowing bronze but shooters draw a blankRower Dushyant Chauhan was the lone bright spot after the shooters drew a blank as India managed just one bronze medal to slip to the 14th position in overall standings on the fifth day of competitions in the 17th Asian Games
Sep 24, 2014
Asian Games boxing: Comeback-man Akhil dominates, Shiva gets a walkoverComeback-man Akhil Kumar (60kg) pummelled his Nepalese rival Purna Bahadur Lama before notching up a Technical Knockout triumph while Shiva Thapa (56kg) merely had to show up to enter the second round as Indian boxers began their Asian Games campaign on a winning note
Aug 28, 2014
Mary Kom beats Pinki Jangra to qualify for Asian GamesIn a stunning reversal, Olympic bronze medallist and five-time world champion M.C.Mary Kom defeated Pinki Jhangra, a Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, to make the 13-member Indian boxing contingent for the Asian Games slated for Sep 19-Oct 4 in the South Korean city of Incheon.
May 13, 2014
Boxing: Vijender, Akhil among 42 probables for CWG and Asian GamesThe men's team is going to participate in the Chemistry Cup which will help the boxers test their training.
Aug 29, 2013
Three boxers threaten to sue IBF over 'unfair' World Championship trialsDinesh (91kg), Dilbag Singh (69kg) and Praveen Kumar (+91kg) have alleged that the coaches and the selection committee ignored them, despite their "good performance" in the trial bouts which concluded yesterday.