Asian Boxing Championships: Once too shy to wear gloves, Pooja Rani becomes first Indian woman to clinch gold in 81kg division
Too 'shy' to even don the gloves when first introduced to boxing, Pooja Rani became the first Indian woman to win an Asian Championship gold in the 81kg category.
Asian Boxing Championships 2019: Amit Panghal, Kavinder Singh Bisht among six Indians to reach finals; L Sarita Devi wins bronze
Amit Panghal and Kavinder Singh Bisht remained on course for their second successive international gold medals at the Asian Boxing Championships.
Asian Boxing Championships 2019: With World Championships spot on the line, giant-slayer Kavinder Singh Bisht eyes gold
Despite having secured a medal in 56kg, Kavinder Singh Bisht says it is critical for him to settle for nothing less than gold at the Asian Championships. If he does not, it will mean trials with boxers like 2017 World Championship bronze medallist Gaurav Bidhuri and Gold Coast CWG bronze medallist Mohammed Hussamuddin for a spot at the 2019 Worlds.
Asian Boxing Championships 2019: Kavinder Singh Bisht stuns world champion to assure India of medal; Lovlina Borgohain ousted
Kavinder Singh Bisht upstaged reigning world champion Kairat Yeraliyev to be assured of his first Asian Boxing Championships medal.